Sean McIntosh

About Sean McIntosh

Sean McIntosh has worked in the licensing community for almost 20 years and has a passion for technology. If you would like to reach Sean please email him at [email protected]

Straight Talk About Microsoft Azure Licensing

By | 2017-11-30T19:15:42+00:00 July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017, Azure, cloud, Method 180 Blog, Microsoft Azure, Office 365, Office 365 Deployment|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Microsoft Azure licensing is Microsoft's cloud computing platform.  Its one of the biggest cloud platforms in the enterprise space but the licensing is very complex and confusing. On this webinar we will cut through the confusion with straight talk and you will learn how Azure licensing works and the pitfalls to avoid! Join Mike

Licensing Microsoft Windows Server 2016

By | 2017-11-30T19:18:06+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Categories: 2017, Enterprise Agreement, Method 180 Blog, Microsoft, microsoft, Microsoft Licensing, Microsoft True Up, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Windows Server, Microsoft Windows Server 2016, SA, SAM, Software Asset Management, Software Assurance, Windows Server 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Microsoft Windows Server 2016 brings with it a major change in licensing as it transitions to a core based model.  On this webinar you will learn how to prepare for this change, when it will affect you and how to minimize any cost increases. Join Mike Austin as he shares his insights and cuts

Microsoft True Up – The Best Way to Deal With One – Video

By | 2017-11-29T14:21:08+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Categories: 2017, Core Licensing, EA, Enterprise Agreement, Licensing Specialist, Method 180 Blog, microsoft, Microsoft Licensing, Microsoft True Up, True Up|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Microsoft True Ups are an annual event for most of us. Do you know how to optimize your True Up and avoid over paying for licenses you don't require? On this webinar Method 180 shares best practices to avoid overpaying on a True Up.  On this video we will show you how to interpret

Microsoft Windows Server 2016. Are you Prepared?

By | 2017-11-29T14:21:52+00:00 May 15th, 2017|Categories: 2017, Core CAL, Core Licensing, deployment, EA, Enterprise Agreement, Method 180 Blog, Microsoft, Microsoft Licensing, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Windows Server, SA, SAM, Software Asset Management, Software Assurance|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Microsoft Windows Server 2016 has been available for a while and will have an impact on your licensing costs and models.   To help understand what has changed I had the opportunity to speak with our senior analyst Danny Bedard.  Danny lives and breathes software licensing and spent several years working at Microsoft in licensing related

The Role of Non-Disclosure Agreements in Software Audits

By | 2017-11-29T14:23:02+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|Categories: 2017, audit, Method 180 Blog, microsoft, Microsoft Licensing, Microsoft negotiation, Non-Disclosure Agreement, SAM|Tags: , , , , , |

Non-Disclosure agreements in a software audit are one of the most important things you need to get in place if you are being audited.  With more and more software vendors utilizing third party auditors to compile the actual audits and create the Effective License Position (ELP) having a Non-Disclosure agreement in place is essential. It’s

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