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Toolkit: Evaluate Software Asset Management Savings With SAM Tool Justification Calculator

Published: 12 May 2016

ID: G00303174

Analyst(s): Hank Marquis , Gary Spivak


I&O and procurement leaders responsible for buying software asset management tools can use a savings calculator to evaluate and justify SAM investments. This Toolkit provides a data-driven approach to qualify the business value of data center and desktop software cost cutting projects.

Table Of Contents

When to Use

Downloadable Attachments

  • Directions for Use
  • Step 1: Evaluate Savings
  • Step 2: Justify in Business Terms
  • Step 3: Specify Optimization Activities
  • Step 4: Combine Toolkit Data

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