We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 319

Three Actions Oracle Customers Should Take at the End of a ULA
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2018

Of the many complex licensing arrangements Oracle offers to its customers, none seem to generate as much confusion and consternation as the Unlimited


Fundamentals of Software Audit Data Collection - Hardware Inventory
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • January 17 2018

In order to effectively manage their software usage and to mitigate compliance exposure, companies need to know how to gather and analyze information


What is a Microsoft SPLA Verified Self-Audit?
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • December 28 2017

A newer audit model Microsoft launched is the SPLA certified self-assessment. Unlike an independent audit, the self-assessment process does not


How to respond to a VMware Audit
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2017

Managing a complex IT environment very challenging, even before becoming involved in an external software audit from a software publisher or a


How to Conduct a Software Audit
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • November 17 2017

While almost all companies, large and small, use software in order to conduct their business operations, many of those companies lack mature or even


How to Protect Your Company in a Microsoft SPLA Self-Certification
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • November 9 2017

If your company licenses products to third parties under the Microsoft Service Provider License Agreement (SPLA), you may receive a request to


Seven Lessons I learned representing clients in Oracle Audits
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • November 6 2017

Over the last several years, more and more Oracle customers are receiving notices that they have been selected for an Oracle license review or


VMware Licensing: Common Questions about Licensing Rules and Restrictions, Part II
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • October 24 2017

Virtualization can reduce the number of physical machines required in an environment and have several other benefits, but it can also require an


How to Understand Oracle’s Use of its Partitioning Policy for Virtualization
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • September 13 2017

Oracle’s “Technology” software products (such as its WebLogic and Database programs) are very popular products. Unfortunately, as we have explained


IBM Introduces Sub-Capacity Licensing Benefits for zVM Version 6
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • September 8 2017

On July 17, 2017, IBM announced that it would allow customers running zVM Version 6, Release 3 or higher to license the product on a sub-capacity