Softline welcomes new partner Snow Software
Second Platinum Partner for Software Asset Management services
(PresseBox) Leipzig, 02.05.2011, Softline AG, an independent international IT expert specialising in Software Asset Management (SAM), among other things, has expanded its partner network of software developers. Snow Software, a leading developer of SAM tools at desktop and server level, has been awarded Softline Platinum Technology Partner status in the area of Software Asset Management. After nominating Flexera at the beginning of April, Snow is now the second Platinum partner that Softline has contracted within a short space of time. Snow provides an excellent solution for Software Asset Management support processes, which is why Snow License Manager has been included on the hosted platform as part of the Softline Group's SAM managed solution.
Leo Meijer, EMEA Service Line Director SAM, explains the reason behind choosing Snow Software: "As an independent SAM expert, we advise our customers on which SAM tools would be the most appropriate for meeting the customer's wishes and requirements. Because we work with several leading technology partners, it is important to provide a variety of options that take into account the current and future complexities within an organisation. In order to meet our customers' needs and desires, we have therefore opted for Snow Software and are proud to welcome the company on board as a highly competent partner for supporting Software Asset Management processes."
"In light of Softline's excellent reputation and clear-cut commitment to SAM, we are very pleased to become a Softline Platinum partner", says Angus Cameron, Business Manager at Snow Software Benelux. "Snow License Manager will provide Softline's customers with a system that is able to handle advanced and complex license management in an easy and automated way."
About Snow Software
Snow Software is an independent, privately owned company that develops software products for Software Asset Management in desktop and server environments. Since the beginning of 1996, Snow Software has delivered more than four million user licenses to companies across Europe. Today, Snow Software operates from offices in Stockholm, Oslo, Copenhagen, London, Stuttgart and Amsterdam.
Snow's product range enables companies to publish, deploy, maintain, track and manage installed software and licenses throughout their entire lifecycle. The products substantially improve cost efficiency and control over software and licenses in an enterprise environment.
At the beginning of 2002, Snow began working together intensively with ISO/IEC on developing the global Software Asset Management standard ISO19770. The standard was released in May 2006 and complies with other standards such as ITIL, BS15000 and ISO 20000.
Über Softline AG
The Softline Group has its head office in Leipzig and operates throughout the whole of Europe. The group consists of Softline AG, which acts as the holding company, and its 100% subsidiaries Softline Solutions GmbH, Softline Solutions Netherlands B.V., Stover AS, Softline Solutions N.V., STR (Software Technology Services) S.a.r.l. and Prometheus GmbH. The Softline Group is a financially stable company that enjoys continuous growth. It has developed into a recognised service provider in the information and communication technology (ICT) sector. Since its formation 2001, Prometheus GmbH has been one of the leading "service providers of service providers" for systems houses, hardware and software manufacturers, distributors and other ICT service providers. The Softline Solutions companies provide IT consulting, support and service that meets the highest demands in quality. In doing so, information technology, business processes and communication are also addressed. Softline AG was founded in 1983 and has been a listed company since February 2000. For more information, please visit www.softline-group.com.