Automatically Uninstall Unused Applications with SCCM

Nicolas PilonApplication, Asset Intelligence, SCCM, SOFTWARE METERING17 Comments

Do organization pay too much for your software licensing? Paying more licences than you use doesn’t make your company really effective, especially when we talk about IT Cost Transparency. Do you know how much money your company spend for software licensing versus their utilization? Using inventory, SCCM detect if an application is installed, it also monitors usage using Software Metering and uninstall application using deployment mechanisms. Combining all, you can deliver a great solution to minimize licences cost to your organisation. Software metering is a great feature that is not always well known by the business. Company must take the advantage … Read More

Merging Last Usage of Software Metering with Custom Labels of Asset Intelligence

Nicolas PilonAsset Intelligence, SOFTWARE METERING4 Comments

sccm 2012 software metering reports

Software Metering analyze the usage of any executable files. Asset Intelligence inventory and manage software by using a catalog. So why would we want to merge both? Have a comprehensive view of your software usage in order to save licensing cost. Companies spend lots of money on unused software licences each year. Monitor software usage can save lots of money to your organization. The problem with Software Metering is that it is based on the executable. It does not always mean that the software is installed on a machine. There’s a way to merge software usage with a real installation and … Read More