All client environments experience license shortages and surpluses to some extent. This creates various risks. On the one hand, you run the risk of being fined, while on the other hand, you might have been paying too much for years without realising it. By having LCxp examine your licensing structure, you will get a complete overview.
In addition to the valuable insight this offers, we will advise you on how best to deal with this issue. Optimizing the environment, for example: More efficiently restructuring your technical environment; sometimes major changes in your software and licensing expenses can be realised with just a few minor technical changes. Advice which reduces your needs, leading to less incompliance or a larger surplus of licenses. Enormous cost savings can be realised with a correct and independent interpretation of licensing regulations. All recommendations take the short, medium and long term into account.
The concrete goals of license optimisation are:
- Gaining insight into your organisation’s current Microsoft environment and optimising your current Microsoft licensing structure;
- Mapping out (potential) risks (pertaining to licenses or contracts);
- In collaboration with the client, implementing rectifying measures wherever possible (e.g. eliminating redundant installations, implementing possible consolidations).