Utrecht – 25 March 2020: Softline Solutions, expert and market leader in Software & IT Asset Management, today announced that it has entered into a partnership with Tanium, provider of unified endpoint management and security built for the world’s most demanding IT environments.
The partnership will bring together Softline Solutions software asset management (SAM) services and expertise with the Tanium platform. The combined power of Tanium and Softline Solutions will help joint customers address asset visibility gaps and continuously reduce risk.
Today’s complex, distributed networks mean enterprise IT teams often struggle to gain complete insight into their digital endpoint assets, which could include laptops, servers, virtual machines, containers and cloud infrastructure. This partnership will help businesses gain trustworthy data for software asset management (SAM) and IT Service Management processes through improved endpoint visibility with the Tanium platform.
The Tanium platform provides security and IT operations teams with accurate endpoint data, even across the largest and most complex networks. The partnership between Softline Solutions and Tanium will not only help clients gain valuable insights into the current state of their endpoints, but also help organisations manage cyber threats.
Dennis Montanje, Managing Director Softline Solutions Northern Europe said, "Obtaining trustworthy data about their IT assets seems to be the biggest struggle of many organisations. Even though all IT processes, including software asset management, highly depend on the completeness and accuracy of this data. With the highly disruptive technology of Tanium we are able to support customers in search of the golden record for almost all of every IT assets. Therefore, Tanium is a strong addition to complete our portfolio."
Michel Schrok, Head of Channel Northern Europe at Tanium said, “Enterprise customers are struggling to gain complete insight into their IT assets, resulting in increased vulnerabilities and risk. We’re delighted to partner with Softline Solutions to help organisations better manage and secure the enterprise environment. This partnership will help joint customers better manage assets and improve business outcomes using the Tanium platform.”
The partnership takes effect from March 2020.
Left: Dennis Montanje (Managing Director Softline Solutions Northern Europe)
Right: Michel Schrok (Head of Channel Northern Europe, Tanium)
About Softline Solutions:
Softline Solutions is Europe’s leading international & independent Software Asset Management // IT Asset Management expert. Creating transparency in software assets and defining the long-term SAM strategy with corresponding short-term actions, will help organisations to achieve Compliance, Control and Cost savings for their IT. The years of experience and expertise in the field of Software Asset Management offers customers a unique step-by-step approach fully based on best practises and the ISO/IEC standard for ITAM. The Northern Europe organisation is part of the Softline Group with subsidiaries in the Netherlands, Belgium, United Kingdom, Germany and France. The Softline Group is specialised in Software Asset Management, Information- & IT-Security, Digital Workplace and Cloud & Future Datacenter, is a multiple award-winning organisation and certified implementation partner for numerous software publishers.