As the need for ITAM and ITSM programs built on best practices continues to grow, IT organizations are now developing and implementing more service focused models given the internal pressures from upper management to better align IT with the business, cut cost, and run a more lean and efficient IT shop. In today’s corporate environment, software assets are one of an organization’s cornerstones for success. Ensuring a company’s software assets are effectively managed is key to increasing competitive advantage, avoiding costly fines, and maintaining a good reputation.
Join us as we uncover the mysteries of software asset management and peel back the layers of license compliance complexity. Learn what it takes to have an effective software asset management program as well as best practices for proactively managing software license compliance, preparing for external software audits, and identifying areas for cost savings.
- Understand the complexities of software license management
- Learn key strategies for proactively managming sofware license compliance
- Identify areas for licensing cost savings
About Kyle Nesgood
Kyle is a Senior Manager in the IT Consulting practice in Protiviti’s Minneapolis office. Over the past decade, Kyle has focused his career on providing technical audit and consulting services to various clients across the country. Kyle is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), and has significant experience working with the Financial Services and Healthcare industries.
About Jason Riddle
Based out of Pittsburgh, Jason Riddle is a Senior Manager in Protiviti’s IT Consulting practice providing a broad array of project management, technology consulting, and service management solutions including integration services, risk management, governance, process development, data / architecture management, ITIL / IT service management, and IT asset management implementation services.