Technology group Voith wins 2017 SAMS Awards
Fully automatic compliance and permanent comparison between the IT Online Store and Aspera SmartTrackAachen/Heidenheim, Germany, )
This is the sixth time the we.CONECT group has awarded the SAMS Award for outstanding software asset & license management strategies. Voith convinced over 200 SAM specialists with their implementation of a software asset management (SAM) solution in a complex technical environment in only four months.
“We automated the process of releasing unused licenses and making them available via the Voith IT Online Store – while ensuring compliance and adherence to license regulations at all times,” explained Regina Karing, Corporate License Management, who is responsible for the project implementation.
“Voith’s project shows a solution that can be easily expanded,” said Olaf Diehl, Managing Director at Aspera. “We congratulate our client Voith, which has been using our platform to manage licenses since 2012. As we continue to develop SmartTrack, we will focus on ensuring that clients can optimize their processes simply and flexibly – also with regard to access to the Cloud.”
For 150 years, Voith’s technologies have been inspiring customers, business partners and employees around the world. Founded in 1867, Voith today has around 19,000 employees, sales of €4.3 billion and locations in more than 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the largest family-owned companies in Europe. Being a technology leader, Voith sets standards in the markets of energy, oil & gas, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive.