Snow License Manager offers a cost effective, complete, enterprise-wide software asset management solution, fully compliant with ISO 19770 and ITIL requirements.
Snow License Manager is the leading software license management solution enabling you to fully track your software and hardware inventory and easily manage the complete life cycle of all your software assets – from registration and contract management to re-harvesting and discarding of your hardware and software assets.
Snow License Manager maximizes usage and avoids unnecessary costs by monitoring where, when and how much your applications are used to help you identify which applications are not used. Improve your internal SAM process and create local incentive for cost saving by decentralizing license registration and administration without losing central control.
Snow License Manager is a cutting edge, user-friendly solution that offers you the ability to significantly reduce your license costs while avoiding the penalties of being under or over licensed.
- Automated upgrade and downgrade intelligence
Snow License Manager automatically calculates your compliance with consideration of your license maintenance program. The system maximizes return on investment by intelligently using available licenses on the most expensive version of the software. You can easily trace upgrade path for applications to identify the original license.
- Save money with license pools
Snow License Manager automatically re-harvests unused or not installed licenses and creates a license pool for cost saving purposes. Easily manage one global or multiple local license pools for all or parts of your software in all or parts of your organization. Make sure you never buy an unnecessary license again!
- Automatically manage compliance and cost ownership
Ensure legal compliance and allocate software costs internally with Snow License Manager. Automatically allocate licenses to organizations nodes based on actual installations for up to date internal cost control and management, and actively respond to compliance issues.
- Combine central control with local administration
Snow License Manager enables central control over compliance with local license administration. Easily create local SAM owners with limited user rights and restrictions to only access information about their organization node. Ensure users do not waste time looking for relevant content by filtering out all relevant applications.
- Manage all necessary licenses
Snow License Manager supports all of the most commonly used license forms and types, for example installations base, processor or core based, virtual and site licenses.
- SAM process enforcer
All processes and routines are dependent on all participants learning, understanding and following instructions and policies. Snow License Manager adapts the internal process and then instructs and helps administrators to comply on a daily basis.
Control the license registration by making specific fields required, creating drop down lists and much more. Snow License Manager allows easy identification of breaches in the process. The system use ISO-19770 nameing convention.
- Manage any type of company asset
Snow License Manager's flexible Object Manager will facilitate the management of any company asset. Create custom object types such as monitor or projectors and assign properties depending on object type. Assign objects to agreements for a full-fledged asset management.
- Manage named users
Snow License Manager alerts you when someone without correct permission uses an application, making it easy for you to remove unwanted installations, avoid potential threats to the legal compliance and enforce your IT-policy.
You can find more info about SNOW Software License Manager on: www.snowsoftware.com.