Software as a Service (SaaS)
Software as a service (SaaS) from BlueTree, is a service where BlueTree manages and delivers licenses on lease from various suppliers.
The service includes i.e. optimization of license inventory for over and under licensing and error licensing, as well as installation base.
What is Software as a Service (SaaS)?
SaaS from BlueTree helps companies achieve a dynamic and scalable license portfolio, which is adapted to the technological development and the organization's needs. SaaS from BlueTree results in lower purchasing, maintenance and management costs for software and licenses.
Being properly licensed is demanding and expensive if you lose control. Businesses that buy licenses automatically will receive maintenance invoices each year, in many cases without knowing how many employees actually need the licenses. Often the business has bought more licenses than they need.
SaaS results in lower purchasing, maintenance and management costs for software and licenses.
This service delivery is delivered according to ISO / IEC 27001: 2013 (information security) and ISO 9001: 2015 (quality).
Overview of SaaS benefits
- Measurement of actual license use: for future license forecasts and cost estimates
- Optimization of license inventory: over and under licensing and error licensing, as well as installation base
- Reduction in licensing costs for the entire business
- Avoid penalties: of software revisions from software providers
- Establishment of license accounting: to eliminate yearly lisence count
- Easier to comply with GDPR requirements
Health Check (Software Asset Management)
Keeping track of what software the company pays for, where it is installed, what software is actually used and how, is a demanding task. In addition, it is important that those who use a particular software have the correct license.
If suppliers such as Microsoft or Adobe notifies license revision, an opportunity used to ensure that users have the correct licenses, fines may be imposed for unlicensed software versions. Changes in rules and operations mean that an audit can be both time-consuming and cost-intensive.
Software as a Service from BlueTree, uses Software Asset Management (SAM) as a method, to manage companies' software licenses. As a neutral third party, the service provides an objective perspective on monitoring and managing software assets.
Operations Center / Outsourcing as a Service
BlueTree offers a 24-hour operations center that monitors and maintains key services.
The service may include total responsibility for the IT environment. The service can also consist of a simple help desk, where you implement ITIL step by step, as the business develops.
Data Management as a Service
Data Management as a Service (DMaaS) is a service that enables companies to use centralized storage for various data sources.
Backup and storage, disaster recovery, file and object services, data copy management and analysis, etc.