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 Asset Management - Beyond the Spreadsheet

Software in use must match the quantity and conditions of the license; otherwise, additional licenses are required to avoid a penalty or fine; however, how do you know exactly what software is in use? How do you keep track of multiple versions of software, with a range of licenses, ...Read More »

The Post Software Audit

Vendor software audits can be a source of significant relationship friction. With many organizations seeing more than one audit per year, it is important to plan and prepare for future audits. Previous audits may have uncovered process issues, such as gaps in data collection that may need to be addressed ...Read More »