Maximizing Your Microsoft Software Investment – Report from IDC

http://download.microsoft.com/download/9/9/D/99D5C2DF-06AA-48D7-94E1-2D3C1DA4E709/IDC_Maximizing_Your_Microsoft_Software_Investment.pdf CONCLUSIONIDC believes that Microsoft has made good faith efforts to dramatically boost thevalue of Software Assurance, a good step on Microsoft’s part to retain a high level oftrust among customers. In addition, according to IDC’s research, companies that usethe tools provided by Microsoft Software Assurance can get more out of theirMicrosoft software investment. However, realizing benefits from SA is a two-waystreet: Microsoft is responsible for keeping SA relevant with respect to its customers’needs, and customers are responsible for taking advantage of the benefits thatare offered. E s s e n t i a l G u i d a … Continue reading Maximizing Your Microsoft Software Investment – Report from IDC