Tailored License Management Services for Service Providers
The highly competitive market of the MSP's pressures all players to focus on being agile and lean. It is key to have license management under control. Only full control will result in accuracy and efficiency in the monthly consumption reporting and related processes. Streamlined invoicing processes around Microsoft SPLA for example, will not only minimize the effort in creating accurate reports, but will also minimise the risk of not billing to the full extent.
Softline Solutions’ tailored License Management services for Service Providers, the name says it all: Services specifically set up to help the MSP’s to tackle their challenges. And furthermore, bring extra value to their business offer for the market: end customers can track the actual usage easily and actually do an optimisation of their software spend. Only pay what is actually used.
The tailored License Management services for Service Providers are built up around Softline Solutions’ philosophy of integrating organisation, process and technology and is modularly built to fit specific needs.
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Challenges around offering hosting & cloud services:
Multiple vendors with complex license rules and their metrics
Understanding what needs to be reported
With CSP, SCA, License Mobility, Azure and regular SPLA, the ability to track licenses becomes more complex
Collecting Inventory data
Monthly reporting is time-consuming
Tracking licenses and usage can be complex and time-consuming
Threat of an Audit