Open iT License Analyzer 2012, software usage monitoring tool to reduce software and IT cost.
LicenseAnalyzer™ • Accounts for Software Usage throughout Enterprisewww.licenseanalyzer.com • Reduces Software Costs by Cutting Surplus Licenses & M/S • Concurrent License Sharing over Time Zones • Justify New Software Purchases by Documenting Shortages • Increase User Productivity, Identify Best Practices Open iT® LicenseAnalyzer™ is an essential tool for managing your software licenses. With LicenseAnalyzer you get an enterprise-wide view of your software license usage, allowing you to align purchases and maintenance to user needs. By documenting current usage patterns by location, department, user or project, you have the information you need to optimize key areas such as support, training and vendor management. With Open iT you can document best practices and support business process improvements at a corporate level. and chargeback billing. Benefits: How LicenseAnalyzer™ Works: • ollects unalterable data in reports C used in vendor communications. • lign IT software with your business A LicenseAnalyzer monitors and reports needs. Reduce expenses. software license inventory and usage • aps proficiency by monitoring usage M on the most commonly used license patterns of various user groups, en- • ocument software license compli- D managers, such as FlexNet, IBM LUM abling targeted support and training. ance. and Sentinel, running on Linux, Unix and • onitor license denials and document M Windows platforms. LicenseAnalyzer is a web-based license shortage of software licenses. monitoring tool providing a complete • ocument best practices and support D Generate reports showing detailed ap- overview of software usage across all your business process improvements. plication usage statistics (when, whom, your license servers worldwide. With • Plan your budget more proactively. how long) for all software using license simple point-and-click navigation, you managers. This tool is extremely flexible can explore current software utilization • repare for negotiations with vendors. P handling different data types, dimensions for applications, hosts, users and license • tructure software license agree- S and resolutions. features from the Open iT Reporting ments with license sharing across Server web portal. Easily respond to user time-zones. • nalyzes software usage over time-- A complaints about denials, and monitor • se pay-per-use agreements with U giving you an accurate picture of your high demand applications for their cur- software vendors. usage. rent utilization, with automatic refresh of • onitor technology uptake and un- M • utomatically produces graphical or A data for true dashboard monitoring. cover training needs. tabular reports for internal analysis • nalyze skill and workflow patterns. A • easure and demonstrate ROI of IT M investments. • hargeback software costs to each C business unit. • acilitate communication between F business units using objective reports. (Numbers in parantheses Gain a complete overview of license usage across the show maximum available enterprise. Discover trends, excess licenses and use licenses for each feature). LicenseAnalyzer reports to optimize deployment of expensive license resources and minimize costs.