Snow License Manager 7 scores 100% on KPMG SAM Tool Assessment

July 7, 2014: Stuttgart, Germany: Snow Software, the world’s leading dedicated developer of Software Asset Management and Software License Optimization solutions today announced that Snow License Manager has scored a faultless 100% on tests conducted by SAM experts at KPMG AG, Germany.  As a result, the solution has now been awarded the KPMG SAM Tool Certification. 

Tested under stringent laboratory conditions, Snow License Manager 7 was assessed for its ability to accurately recognize software inventory data provided by a third-party audit tool, input and manage a variety of license types, and apply an intelligent allocation of licenses against installed commercial software. 

The KPMG SAM Tools Assessment is designed to give organizations of all sizes total confidence that certified solutions will deliver against functionality promises and meet the requirements of managing key licensing schemes across a breath of software publishers.  

Axel Kling, CEO of Snow Software, explained why the KPMG SAM Tool Assessment was an important accomplishment for Snow License Manager 7: “We recognize that the KPMG SAM team in Germany is among the most respected in the industry and to have them successfully test the product shows the SAM community that we are both committed to delivering the very best solutions and that our platform delivers on its promises.” 

Snow License Manager 7 was launched in March 2014 and is the latest generation of SAM platform from the company which was founded in 1997.  Among the 135 new features are extended support for Oracle optimization, IBM PVU licensing, VDI/VDA environments and datacenter licensing.  

Today Snow Software has more than 170 employees across 11 offices globally.  With over 3,200 customers and nine million licenses sold, Snow Software is the world’s largest dedicated developer of SAM solutions. 

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