Careers in SAM with Version 1
Software Asset Management and Licensing
Join our expert SAM team
The Version 1 SAM and License Management team are experts in the field. By choosing Version 1, our customers get to avail of 100 man-years experience to develop a SAM function catered for their exact business needs. Our depth of knowledge in Oracle and Microsoft Licensing combined with our independent advice deliver market leading services to our enterprise customers.
Spotlight on the SAM Team
Jason Pepper has 27 years’ experience working in and around the enterprise software industry. Prior to joining Version 1 Jason performed product development and consulting roles for 12 years in the Oracle organisation. Jason has worked for Version 1 for 11 years and was the driving force behind the processes and enabling technology platform which underpins Version 1’s SAM4D Software Asset Management service. Jason is responsible for running the global SAM service for Version 1’s largest SAM customers, a service that has delivered multi-million dollar cost-avoidance. Jason has extensive experience of working with auto-discovery technology for SAM and multiple third-party SAM repositories. Jason is the main evangelist for Version 1’s multi-vendor SAM services.
Kimberley Carey is an ITIL accredited SAM Analyst. Kim’s role includes data analysis to produce a footprint for each of the vendors entitlement and consumption within the SAM service and to provide project support.
Kim has been working in the Managed Service Practice for the last 4 years and has experience as a License Support Analyst for a FTSE 100 Global Oil and Gas customer supporting the client’s in-house software license and procurement portal and providing support for Software License queries.
Tam has over twenty years’ experience in a wide range of Database and Middleware technologies, the last ten of which have been spent in a detailed Asset Management role, providing guidance and expertise on technologies from Oracle, IBM and Microsoft. He has been responsible for the creation and delivery of Software Asset Management policies, procedures and controls and engaged in strategic vendor management and product negotiation in order to maximise SAM value to the customer. Tam has extensive experience of large-scale data exercises such as ULA declarations. His long standing client background adds valuable insight to Version 1’s service delivery proposals.