See how Karolinska Institutet optimizes its software estate and mitigates GDPR risks with Snow’s SAM Platform
With Snow, we found out some individual licenses which we have now transferred to a site license and have made over a 15-fold cost saving”
Marcus Isberg, Project Manager
Snow creates a complete ITAM environment for London School of Economics
“Since deploying Snow to the first few departments, it has detected an immense number of applications and usage data. Once fully deployed, this information will be used to help make improve buying habits around single and site licenses and should result in sizable cost savings. The interface of the system is clear and easy to use with information readily at hand. Uploading licenses into the system is straight forward and presents informative errors should there be a problem. We look forward to fully deploying Snow and the additional features to maximize its potential and create a complete ITAM environment.”
Chris Andrews, Information Management and Technology, LSE
Usage insight and automation are forging a strategic bond between IT and end-users
“With data from Snow, I am able to have a much more meaningful and knowledgeable conversation with software vendors”
Natalie Cooper Finance Manager at eSolutions
“Over time the needs of the Software Management team here at UCLAN exceeded the capabilities of our in-house software database. Choosing Snow has made the significant task of maintaining licensing compliance much easier, in addition to providing visibility of all the university software across our large and diverse IT environment. Additional benefits have been realized in our technical team, who now have access to much more effective asset data to support their role in hardware support, and our Service Desk and IT Security...
“Over time the needs of the Software Management team here at UCLAN exceeded the capabilities of our in-house software database. Choosing Snow has made the significant task of maintaining licensing compliance much easier, in addition to providing visibility of all the university software across our large and diverse IT environment. Additional benefits have been realized in our technical team, who now have access to much more effective asset data to support their role in hardware support, and our Service Desk and IT Security teams are also both utilizing it in various ways to assist in their work. “
Clare Lane, Software Licensing Officer, Learning and Information Services
"Our team is responsible for managing and controlling spend on software licensing and ensuring that we are compliant. Snow provided valuable support and guidance which enabled us to quickly establish our Effective License Position and easily access comprehensive compliance information as well giving us actionable data that supports our security and service management."
Karen Le-Beau, Business Planning & Support Manager
“CoSector decided to use Snow because it gives us a dashboard that provides useful management information of our software and hardware assets for budgeting, compliance, automation, and re-allocation of licenses.”
Steve Knibbs, Head of Infrastructure Services
"Bath Spa University is looking to derive the greatest possible value from its investment in software assets as well as ensuring that it remains compliant with its licensing obligations. The Snow solution gives us the central visibility and control required to optimize and protect our software asset estate."
John Beaver, Director of IT, Bath Spa University.
Sheffield Hallam University has a large and complex IT environment, which naturally brings software licensing challenges. We purchased Snow License Manager to help us gain better visibility of hardware and software assets so we can remain compliant and ensure we only pay for what we are using. We also wanted our Service Desk to be able to answer queries about software licensing more quickly and accurately.
Michael R. Conroy, IT Services Manager
“We set our sights on managing our licenses more efficiently and optimizing our software spend, Snow offered not only the tools, but also the services and support we needed to get started on this journey.”
Dr Roger Jardine, Assistant Director of IT (Infrastructure), University of Bath
"We decided to purchase Snow License Manager because we wanted to gain full visibility of all hardware assets across the RCOG estate, whilst also ensuring we remain compliant with all of our software vendors"
Robert Riley, Royal College of Obstetricians, IT Manager, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
“King’s College London has been looking to improve on its SAM and Supplier Management capabilities by centrally managing, controlling and protecting software assets as well as centralising our contracts and agreements. Since implementing SLM8, King’s continues to expand and integrate the SAM capabilities with other process areas already resulting in identifying cost avoidance opportunities, areas for improvements and streamlining process to give the best end user experience. The Service from Snow Software has been outstanding...
Efficient license management and transparency thanks to Snow Software
“Snow Software’s SAM platform offers us a very complete picture of our application landscape and enables us to efficiently manage our licensing.”
Eelco de Vos, vendor manager at the Department of Information & Technology, Hogeschool Inholland
Snow wins university challenge with SAM managed service
"We needed a SAM solution with strong cross platform capabilities capable of auditing our ever growing non-Microsoft estate and Snow gives us this, with a single, accurate version of the truth."
Chris Toseland, Service Transition Manager, Nottingham Trent University
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