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Do you need some assistance in realising your SAM benefits?
We have been advisors within the SAM industry for some years and have advised hundred of organisations on what to do and how.

What we realised is that if we could provide as much of the information and experience that we have for a much lower cost, we could help many more people, hence the SAMsource Library.

Of course there are still going to be times that you need some specific assistance and we can do that too.

If you would like talk to us about your situation then please contact the source with your details and we will get back to you a soon as possible.

How can we help?

Our Advisory Service is designed to cover any area of SAM that is important to your organisation's needs.

Mitigate immediate risk?

Has your organisation been approached by one of the software authorities or a publisher?
We can guide you through:
  • What to say and do at every stage.
  • How to deal with an audit.
  • How to avoid as much punitive cost as possible.
Mitigating ongoing risk
  • Risk assessment - Is your organisation at risk?
  • Do you purchase licensing in the right way?
  • Can you reduce the risk of purchasing counterfeit?
Reducing software purchase costs immediately
  • How do you currently purchase licensing?
  • Where do you purchase from?
  • Where can savings be made?
Reducing ongoing software purchase costs
  • Are there better deals available to your organisation?
  • Where can centralisation help?
  • What cheaper products are available?
  • What software can be removed?
  • Is licence optimisation a possibility at this stage?
Control ongoing SAM costs
We ask a series of questions that examine the most important aspects of SAM so that we can answer the following:
  • What does your organisation actually need to do?
  • Where should you start?
  • Do you need tools at this stage?
  • What should you expect at each step?
  • What controls need to be put into place now?
Preparation of business case and planning
Where necessary we can help you build a business case and document a planned approach
  • What do you want to achieve?
  • What are your objectives?
  • What will it cost?
  • What resources do you have available?
  • What resources will you need?

Please note - We are currently UK based.  If you would like to discuss the Advisory services but are located outside of the UK, do contact us anyway as we are sure we can come to an arrangement on costs.

If you would like talk to us about your situation then please contact the source with your details and we will get back to you a soon as possible.