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Competitive Landscape: Software Asset Management Tools

Published: 26 August 2016

ID: G00302335

Analyst(s): Hank Marquis , Gary Spivak , April Adams


Although compliance remains a primary business benefit organizations seek from deploying a SAM tool, marketing leaders should engage with more mature enterprises on software license optimization by shifting the conversation from audits to reducing spend, and bringing in C-level decision makers.

Table Of Contents


  • Competitive Situation and Trends
  • Market Players
  • The Future of Competition
  • Competitive Profiles
    • 1E Ltd.
    • Aspera
    • Cherwell Software
    • Eracent
    • Flexera Software
    • Scalable Software
    • ServiceNow
    • Snow Software
  • References and Methodology
  • Definitions
    • Definition of the SAM Discipline and SAM Tools

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