Altair Business Analytics

Software Asset Optimization - Right-size Your Software Investments

Alerts and Notifications | Usage and Trend Analysis | Capacity Planning and Forecasting

Year over year, software procurement has become a rising cost of doing business. While many organizations closely manage enterprise IT hardware, the need to better control costs associated with software assets has now become a business priority.

Altair’s “Software Asset Optimization” solutions (SAO) enable visualization and analysis of global software inventories and utilization rates across facilities, divisions, departments, projects and users. Having deep domain expertise in business analytics, software licensing systems and high performance computing, Altair’s SAO solutions are tailored specifically to the unique needs and requirements of each organization. Powered by Altair’s HiQube business analytics platform, on-demand analytics and interactive dashboards provide enterprise-wide visibility and deeper insight to aid in software procurement decision making and right-sizing software investments.

SAO Business Benefits
  • On-demand access to license inventory/usage/trends
  • Identification of shelved / underutilized licenses
  • Rapid reconciliation of software requests vs capacity
  • Quantitative insight to support vendor negotiations
  • Improved software capacity planning and forecasting

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