By licensing only the activated cores within a virtual environment, significant cost savings are possible. In order to take advantage of this, you're required to use the IBM License Metric Tool (ILMT) to measure and report against the Processor Value Units (PVU's) and Resource Value Units (RVUs) being consumed by IBM products.
Whether you want to take advantage of sub-capacity licensing, or are concerned that you may not be following the sub-capacity terms and conditions - Bytes can provide you with the right services to assist.
To use sub-capacity licensing, customers must:
Bytes can help you achieve significant savings through the effective management of your IBM agreements - all whilst ensuring that you remain compliant.
Review of the IBM contracts, terms and licensing metrics in place to ensure you are on the best commercial terms for your organisations use of the IBM Software
Review of your IBM estate and correct installation of ILMT tool and agents to ensure all parts of your estate are being correctly reported
Ongoing review of the ILMT tool - optimising licensing obligations and ensuring quarterly reports are correctly produced and signed off
Preparation of your IBM license compliance position and assistance with any emerging remediation and resolutions
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