The Provance Blog

The Provance Blog will provide you with expert advice, insights and opinions in regard to IT Service Management, Microsoft, Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Microsoft System Center.  

Software License Audit

Software vendors, like all businesses, have the right to ensure that their products are purchased and utilized in the agreed and sold manner. Software audits however are far more onerous on the host organization, with little risk for the title provider. The potential for non-compliance fines, reputation risk, in ...Read More »

Provance Adds Microsoft Partner Competency in SAM

Provance has just added Software Asset Management (SAM) to its list of Microsoft partner competencies. The Software Asset Management Competency is awarded to Microsoft partners that have proven they "have the expertise, and the motivation, to help customers save money and improve visibility and control of their software assets through ...Read More »

10 Ways to Cut Costs with SAM

Software Asset Management (SAM) is involved with managing, controlling and optimizing the purchase, deployment, utilization, maintenance, and disposal of software assets. Organizations are looking at SAM in order to comply with licensing agreements for future audits. Although license compliance will help you to avoid the probable cost of under ...Read More »

New Version 1.1 Release

Version 1.1 provides support for the new Service Manager Authoring Tool, as well as many new features and enhancements. You can install version 1.1 as an upgrade to your version 1.0 Provance IT Asset Management Pack deployment and continue working with your existing data and configuration – even if ...Read More »

Provance Overview Video

The Provance IT Asset Management Pack is a Process Management Pack that runs within Microsoft System Center Service Manager 2010 to provide Software and IT Asset Management. The supplemental capability provided by the Provance IT Asset Management Pack allows Microsoft System Center customers to take control of IT costs, ...Read More »
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