Managing Microsoft Enterprise Agreements

A Proactive Approach to Software Asset Management

For many medium and large organizations, Microsoft Enterprise Agreements (EAs) are viewed as the easiest way to procure and consume software licenses. And in many ways, that view is correct. Enterprise Agreements are a great way to bundle a lot of disparate entitlements into a single agreement which can, if managed correctly, deliver great value to the organisation.

Enterprise Agreements aren’t easy

And those that believe they are, are likely to be over-spending or leaving their organization open to compliance risks. To be truly cost-effective, they require close and careful management.

By the end of this white paper, you’ll realize that, rather than negating the need to manage your software assets more closely, adopting an Enterprise Agreement demands the adoption of Software Asset Management processes and technologies.