Software Asset Management (SAM) solutions have promised software compliance and lower risk in case of an audit. But knowing your software inventory can do so much more for your business. However choosing a software portfolio analysis can be quite challenging. We shed some light on the 3 things to do before you decide on a portfolio management solution and explain what you can expect from COMPAREX Portfolio Management Platform .
According to IT analyst Gartner, companies can reduce their current software budget by up to 30% by analyzing, optimizing and right-sizing their current portfolio of software applications. A transparent and well-managed software environment can also reduce your security risk profile dramatically. But all software portfolio analyses solutions are not the same. In fact, the current solutions on the market remarkably differ from each other regarding scope of functionalities, data quality and additional services.