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Master the Secrets of Vmware Licensing to Maximize Your Investment
|Published by||Info-Tech Research Group||Product code||646062|
|Published||Content info||41 Pages
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|Master the Secrets of Vmware Licensing to Maximize Your Investment|
|Published: May 30, 2018||Content info: 41 Pages||
This is a BLUEPRINT designed for IT and business professionals that need practical best-practice research, tools, and templates to Master the Secrets of Vmware Licensing.
The mechanics of negotiating a deal with Vmware may seem simple at first as the vendor is willing to provide a heavy discount on an Enterprise License Agreement (ELA). However, come renewal time, when a reduction in spend or shelfware is needed, or to exit the ELA altogether, the process can be exceedingly frustrating as Vmware holds the balance of power in the negotiation.
Negotiating a complete agreement with Vmware from the start can save you from an immense headache and unforeseen expenditures. Many Vmware customers do not realize that the terms and conditions in the Volume Purchasing Program (VPP) and Enterprise Purchasing Program (EPP) agreements limit how and where they are able to use their licenses.
Furthermore, after the renewal is complete, organizations must still worry about the management of various license types, accurate discovery of what has been deployed, visibility into license key assignments, and over and under use of licenses.
Preventive and proactive measures enclosed within this blueprint will help Vmware clients mitigate this minefield of challenges.
This research will help you:
There are four practical Excel tools to accompany the best-practice research:
ELAs come in several purchasing models and do not contain the EULA or various Vmware product guide documentation that governs license usage rules and can change monthly.