SOURCE: Miro Consulting Inc.

Miro Consulting Inc.

October 07, 2011 08:00 ET

Free Webinar: Software Vendor Audits: Triggers, Trends, Threats and Prevention

BSA, IAITAM and TechTarget Executives Speak Out

WOODBRIDGE, NJ--(Marketwire - Oct 7, 2011) -

WHAT:
Over half of enterprises were audited by their software vendor in 2010, according to Gartner. Industry experts discuss current trends, audit triggers, and how to manage a software audit.

WHO:
Peter Beruk, Senior Director, Business Software Alliance
Jenny Schuchert, Content Director, International Association of Information Technology Asset Managers, Inc. (IAITAM)
Mark Fontecchio, News & Site Editor, TechTarget
Scott D. Rosenberg, CEO, Miro Consulting, Inc.

WHEN:
October 25, 2011
1 p.m. - 2 p.m. ET

WHERE:
To register and attend, go to http://bit.ly/q9v6K2

DETAILS:
According to Gartner, software vendors have increased by 30% since 2008. With audits on the rise, the importance of understanding what triggers an audit and more importantly, how to prevent an audit, should be top of mind for IT executives. During this free webinar, industry experts will come together to discuss best practices for mitigating risk before, during and after a software audit.

During this educational webinar, industry experts will address:

  • Current software vendor audit trends and triggers
  • Understanding the nuances of Oracle license agreements and audits
  • What's different about Microsoft audits
  • The risks associated with audits -- both financial and to the organization's reputation
  • Best practices for preventing an audit
  • What actions to take should your vendor initiate an audit
  • Tips from the trenches

Hosted by:
Miro Consulting (www.miroconsulting.com) has provided advisory services to Oracle and Microsoft clients needing assistance in managing the fundamental changes in their software licensing assets. This highly successful consulting practice has helped 500+ clients throughout North America to optimize their total cost of ownership. A privately held award-winning company based in Woodbridge, New Jersey, Miro has overseen over $1 billion in Oracle and Microsoft transactions.

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    Yin Chang / Jennifer Fugel
    Phoenix Marketing Communications
    973-748-4878 / 845-657-4202
    Yin[at]fiercebird.com/ jen[at]fiercebird.com