By: Randy Littleson
During the opening general session yesterday at SoftSummit 2010, Mark Bishof, President and Chief Executive Officer of Flexera Software, announced the immediate availability of solutions to help SaaS providers and makers of virtual appliances protect and monetize their IP as well manage their subscriptions and entitlements.
Flexera Software Announces Solutions to Help SaaS Providers Grow Revenues
Industry's First End-to-End Solution Delivers the Licensing and Subscription Management Needed to Stop Revenue Leakage and Deliver Greater Customer Choice in Cloud-based Service
Flexera Software Announces Solutions to Advance Virtual Appliance Business Models
Proven Solutions Protect Margins, Enable Cross/Up-Selling and Support Flexible Capacity Models for High-Tech Manufacturers Deploying Virtual Appliances in Private or Public Clouds
In addition to the Flexera Software announcements yesterday at SoftSummit, several leading software vendors and high-tech manufacturers, including: ArcSight, CA Technologies, Microsoft, Oracle, EMC, Alcatel-Lucent, Symantec, Tekelec, Bigband Networks and CPU Tech as well as industry experts, including : Software Pricing Partners, PricewaterhouseCoopers and others — shared their expertise and how they are addressing software licensing and entitlement management challenges and opportunities in their businesses.
Today at SoftSummit, Amy Konary from IDC will deliver the closing general session remarks by sharing the preliminary results from the 2010 Software Licensing and Pricing Survey. Earlier today, we will hear from more leading software vendors and high-tech manufacturers, including: Oracle, Lockheed Martin, Siemens PLM and Invensys Operations Management.
Stay tuned for a full SoftSummit wrap-up next week.