Software Audit Response


Take three vital steps to defend your business today

Facing a software audit? Concerned about the impact on your organisation - and you personally? Follow these three steps to put your business in the strongest postion possible.

Download Guide
SAR - Data.jpg

Step #1: Get organised

Over coming weeks, you'll receive requests from the vendor's auditor and will need to pass across a significant amount of data. Review the audit clauses and check for notice periods. Look for leniency. Also, ask the vendor for an NDA to be signed before you send them any data about your IT environment.

Step #2: Arm yourself with the facts

034.png

Mitigate risk

016.png

Perform your own software license review

099.png

Always be on guard

SAR - Negotiate.jpg

Step #3: Negotiate the best outcome

There are several ways to save money. Check the vendor's year end, as you may get a better deal. Find out their current strategy — for example, would moving to the cloud mean they give you a discount? Also, investigate the vendor's other products, in case you decide to buy more from them and secure a better price.

Bytes can help you get the best outcome. For example, we negotiated a seven-figure saving between one leading energy company and a global software vendor.

We'll help you ace your audits

Talk to a specialist

Want to know more about Software Audit Response? Call us on 01372 418 500 or email us at tellmemore@bytes.co.uk

Want a Quote? Just tell us what you need

Email Call

Need Advice? We can help with your next project

Email Call

Email Call

Need Advice? We can help with your next project

Email Call