Know what you have, and know what you need. This information is essential for paying exactly what your company requires for their software and cloud services. It also ensures the licensing is used legally, according to your contracts with vendors. Aspera SmartTrack is the strategic solution for managing those costs and risks so your business runs smoothly and within budget.
Minimize what you spend on licenses, and maximize how you save
Instantly calculate the licenses you need for servers, virtual servers, and cloud
Get accurate analysis that shows how your usage matches your contracts
SmartTrack tracks every environment from on-premises to cloud, and covers all license types and software vendors in on place. The platform runs powerful analyses to calculate exactly the software licenses you need for Microsoft, Oracle, SAP, IBM, VMWare, Adobe, and Amazon. SmartTrack handles all the complex calculations — so you don’t have to.
Your company wants hard savings, year after year. Most SmartTrack customers see up to 30% savings on their licensing costs. You will achieve a full return on investment in the ﬁrst 6 to 12 months. In fact, many customers achieve an ROI of up to 300% over a 3-year timeframe.
When it comes to implementing a new technology, you want to know the investment is worth it. That’s why we commissioned Forrester Consulting to evaluate the incredible ROI of using SmartTrack. They interviewed a multinational company with over 70,000 users and over 2,000 software vendors who had used our Software Asset Management platform for two years.
Data centers are where the highest savings are possible, and the biggest audit pitfalls are hiding. SmartTrack controls the complexity and costs.
Identify virtual versus physical machines, map their relationships and topography, and simulate new configurations in a sandbox.
Closely watch your SaaS, PaaS and IaaS services, as SmartTrack analyzes your cloud metrics and tracks every subscription.
Track on-premises software and cloud services together, while SmartTrack evaluates your transition to the cloud.
Each software vendor has a special flavor of license management. SmartTrack covers them all in one platform. Including: Microsoft, SAP, Oracle, IBM, VMWare, Adobe, Amazon Azure, AWS, VMware, Citrix, HP, CA, Autodesk, Symantec, Attachmate, Red Hat, Embarcadero
List of Connectors
|Amazon||Web Services (AWS)|
|Baramundi Software||Management Suite|
|CA||CA Client Automation|
|Easytrust||EasyTrust for Oracle|
|IBM||BigFix Inventory (BFI), ILMT, TAD4D, TADz|
|ivanti||Landesk Endpoint Manager|
|Micro Focus||Universal CMDB|
|Microsoft||Active Directory, Office 365, SCCM, App-V, Azure, Microsoft License Statement (MLS), Virtual Machine Manager (VMM)|
|SAP||License Import Pool|
|SecureIntegration||SAP Connector (SLC)|
|VMware||vCenter Configuration Manager, Airwatch|
We know its important to fit into your existing system architecture and get operational immediately. SmartTrack seamlessly integrates with all of your systems so implementation and deployment are easy and secure to manage. Your data can be hosted in the Aspera cloud or on-premises in your own data center.
For almost two decades, SmartTrack has optimized software and cloud licenses in large companies and Global Fortune 500s. The platform is built for enterprises with many employees to manage and data centers that stretch globally. It directly integrates with your tools and systems that are already in place, and easily scales in large environments.
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