The digital revolution is well under way. Organizations are navigating the digital transformation journey and modernizing legacy systems and offerings. However, along the way many are finding that migrating legacy models to recurring revenue and subscription-based models is more challenging than [...]
The State of Cybersecurity in a Digital Age With the increase in ransomware, malware and denial of service (DoS) attacks within the global IT economy, companies small and large are looking to bolster their defenses. According to the Insurance Journal, [...]
IT networking environments are more complex than ever before. Though IT departments have been dealing with different types of IT assets for decades, the advent of virtualization and acceleration of digital migration has caused the number and type of assets to [...]
Over the past decade, many of us have experienced new technology or new services that have changed our way of life. Companies like Amazon, Apple, Telsa, Uber and Microsoft have proven how new technology and innovative services can dramatically disrupt traditional [...]
If you work in IT, you may have noticed that much of the IT industry is going through a technology transformation, migrating to hybrid environments that utilize on-premise hardware, virtualized machines and cloud computing to deliver agile technical solutions to the enterprise environment. In turn, this accelerated agility has [...]
2020 has been a chaotic and disruptive year across the world. The COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting changes in daily and occupational life have fundamentally changed the way that many organizations conduct their business.
In the world of IT Asset Management, vendors and practices come in a variety of scopes and disciplines. However, an organization’s unique ITAM needs must align to the products and structure of its IT department.
It used to be that buying models in the networking space were simple. You bought a piece of hardware, and that hardware came with a license to run the software for the life of the product. As we discussed in the Introduction [...]
What is a Software License? How is it different from an Entitlement? What different types of Software Licenses are there? Welcome to the second installment of our Software License Management series where we will be exploring the basic taxonomy of Software Licensing [...]
This post begins a new blog series covering the changing world of Software License Management (SLM) in the Telecommunications and Networking space. A lot of content surrounding SLM exists, but the vast majority is from the software vendor’s point of view. [...]