Take Control of your Software Assets
Why choose Version 1? We will always put you, the customer first. We are vendor agnostic, providing independent licensing advice and guidance on a broad range of enterprise vendors with sophisticated levels of expertise on Oracle, Microsoft, and IBM to name a few. We can support you in making better, more informed decisions on your software estate; ensuring you understand the options to make the right decisions to deliver reduced cost and risk, and ongoing license compliance.
Reduce Cost & Risk
- Tools Agnostic
Market Leading Expertise
- Breadth & Scale
- Technical Background
- Ongoing Staff Education
12 Cost Optimisation Strategies for Enterprise Licensing
Are you about to embark on an infrastructure project, or actively looking for ways to reduce cost within your software asset environment? Read our whitepaper to learn more about the common business scenarios and projects that can impact enterprise licensing, our high-level mitigation approaches and ultimately the benefits of software asset management to ensure cost optimisation.View Whitepaper
Why Choose our Licensing Solutions?
82% Financial Risk Reduction
Reducing £17m to £100k
High Customer ROI
Audit Defence: Best Practice Whitepaper
Are you facing an audit? Fear not, our Software Asset Management team are here to help. With years of Audit Defence experience, this guide will help you with best practice advice on preparing for a license audit, gaining control, ensuring there are no surprises and planning for the futureView Whitepaper
Why Choose our Software Asset Management Solutions?
£10 Million Saved
Reduced £5m to £60k
Version 1 Software Asset Management (SAM) Managed Services
SAM is particularly important for large complex enterprises looking to minimise capex spend and optimise license reuse. Version 1’s SAM Managed Service Team has been delivering SAM Managed Services for over 20 years, helping them to reduce risk and cost in their license estate on an ongoing basis. Find out more in our guide.View Guide
Version 1's: DIAGNOSIS Service
Driving down IT costs, the threat of vendor audit, the need to refresh your infrastructure. These are just some of the challenging questions facing organisations when determining software asset management risk and opportunity. DIAGNOSIS is a rapid, high-value service designed by our expert team to help provide the answers.Learn More
SAM News & Insights
Webinars: October 12, 2021
Learn more about the financial and operational benefits of Microsoft CSP and how it benchmarks against traditional licensing programs. Microsoft Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) is a modern-day licensing...
Webinars: October 11, 2021
Why Oracle license estate complexity cannot be interpreted or managed by a tool alone. Managing Oracle product deployment across an enterprise is a major challenge. Many enterprises benefit from the implementation...
Blog: October 7, 2021
Gartner published a press release in November 2020 that stated, “The COVID-19 pandemic forced organizations to quickly focus on three priorities: preserve cash and optimize IT costs, support and secure...