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Nlyte Software Asset Manager Discover, Control, Comply 1 Why is a next generation approach to SAM important for you NOW? Are your software license entitlements current? Does the number of users match your entitlement contracts? As software publishers are becoming more aggressive, being non-compliant is getting riskier all the time. It is important to instill controls now before there is a critical, even embarrassing event. Are you consuming all of the software licenses you are paying for? Are you buying more when unused licenses sit idle? Groups request new software licenses as new members join or projects require new resources. However, many of those licenses are minimally or completely unused, and annual support and maintenance fees continue to add up. Audit the status of each license and reallocate to reduce costs. Is everyone using the current approved version? Do you know who is using what software? Are they authorized to? Security and compliance challenges are rampant when it comes to software. Security vulnerabilities are discovered daily and patches are issued regularly. Regulatory and corporate governance dictate who is authorized to access what data. It is imperative that you monitor what software versions are in use and who is using what software packages to reduce vulnerability from a cyber attack and compliance violations discovered in an audit. Why Nlyte's next generation SAM Approach? Nlyte gathers a broader and richer data set to establish your technology baseline improving accuracy and visibility. Nlyte's agentless discovery process sees all applications on devices connected to the network. Linux, Unix, and Windows applications residing on desktops and IoT devices or in the cloud or datacenter are all accessible and reported through Nlyte Software Asset Manager. Nlyte's discovery engine is protocol agnostic and can communicate with and discover all hardware, software, and IoT devices connected to the network. This freedom to maneuver all technologies helps ensure data from data center, cloud, and desktop resources are accurate on an ongoing basis. Nlyte Software Asset Manager is also not chatty. With the ability to throttle the discovery process PRODUCT OVERVIEW

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