The truth about Cisco Software Enterprise Agreements

The truth about Cisco Enterprise Agreements

CIOs and IT managers face many challenges when it comes to software licensing. And it’s no secret that this struggle results in unsatisfactory outcomes for IT operations, budget and resource management.

If you have a baseline of 1,000 knowledge workers and are still buying Cisco software licenses ‘à la carte’ read on to learn how Cisco’s Enterprise Agreement (EA) will dramatically reduce your licensing and support costs.

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Licensing evolution: Is it time to rethink the EA?

Making Enterprise Tech as Easy as ConsumerIf you’re like most organizations, your Microsoft Enterprise Agreement (EA) is one of your largest IT expenses. It has likely served you well for years (or decades), providing discounts for standardizing on Microsoft.

But IT environments have evolved and — with the shift to the cloud, and the lifecycle of software solutions and new features — licensing has become more and more complex. Innovation doesn’t occur in three-year cycles. So, it’s time to ask, is an EA still right for you? [Read more…]

4 ways Softchoice is helping clients save time and money with collaboration

For organizations using Cisco Collaboration, Enterprise License Agreements, or ELAs, have quickly proven to reduce the cost of collaboration software – especially large, growing organizations with ongoing licensing management challenges.

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