It's a Hybrid Cloud World: Best Practices for Managing Software Assets
Global SaaS (Software as a Service) software revenues are forecasted to reach $160 billion in 2016 according to Forbes. But cloud service fees actually dilute revenue and reduce short-term profits for software providers, so you can expect vendor audit activity to escalate this year. Increasing cloud adoption is creating unique challenges in Software Asset Management (SAM) when it comes to tracking and optimizing your licensing fees.
How do you adapt to this hybrid world where IT assets live partially in the cloud and partially on-premises? Using real world examples from your peers, Aspera Co-founder and President Christof Beaupoil will share insider tips and expert advice on how to “SAM-proof” your cloud investment while negotiating improved deals for cloud services and maintenance fees.