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    State of Open Source License Compliance

    This research report shows companies are under-reporting their open source use, opening them up to potential security and compliance risks. A must read for security, risk, and legal teams.…

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    Technopedia Manufacturer Product EOL/EOS 2018 Report

    Flexera analyzed product manufacturers' 2018 EOL and EOS data using Technopedia®, the industry's most trusted and comprehensive technology asset information source. A summary of result…

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    How Security Risks & the Shift to the Cloud are Transforming SAM

    Software Asset Management (SAM) has had to continuously evolve since it was first introduced. Why? Because the software landscape today looks nothing like it did in the early 2000s. Read t…

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    Pokémon GO or No Go? Mobile Games May Pose More Risks to Companies beyond Employee Distraction

    Many mobile games can access sensitive functions and data on employer-issued devices including SMS, social networking, location services & tracking and calendar access.

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    Software Licensing 2016: Seismic Shifts – Shaky Foundations

    Key Findings from Flexera Software’s Annual Software Monetization and Licensing Survey

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    Are Application Producers in “Climate Change” Denial?

    This report examines the new and emerging technology trends that are having the greatest climate change impact on application producers.

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    A Mobile App Security Report: Bring Your Own Date: Love, Dating Apps & Enterprise Risk

    Timed to coincide with Valentine’s Day, we tested 25 popular dating apps using AdminStudio Mobile, and we report on their potentially risky behaviors in a BYOD environment.

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    Flexera Software and IDC Research Survey Report: Software License Audits and Costs & Risks to Enterprises

    The 2013-14 Key Trends in Software Pricing & Licensing survey was conducted by Flexera Software with input from IDC’s Software Pricing and Licensing Research division. This annua…

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    2015 Customer Choice Awards: Enterprises Rate their Software Vendors

    Read this Flexera Software survey report to gain insight into what customers think about their vendors across a spectrum of criteria.

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    Flexera Software and IDC Research Survey Report: Software Budgets, Waste & Shifts in Software Licensing

    The 2013-14 Key Trends in Software Pricing & Licensing survey was conducted by Flexera Software with input from IDC’s Software Pricing and Licensing Research division. This annua…

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    The State of the (Software) Estate: Waste & Risk Running Rampant in Enterprises

    Read this Flexera Software survey report to gain insight into enterprise software waste and license compliance risk. Learn why you need to implement SAM/Software License Optimization proce…

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    RightScale (acquired by Flexera) State of the Cloud Report

    2018 Data to Navigate Your Multi-Cloud Strategy

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    Smart Manufacturing: Enabling New Business Models Through the Power of Software

    This report identifies the main benefits for companies adopting smart manufacturing and highlights the IoT monetization opportunities.

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    Optimize Your Enterprise with Better ITAM

    Learn best practices to optimize your IT with ITAM Big Data in this EMA report.

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    Open Source Risk – Fact or Fiction?

    Flexera surveyed more than 400 commercial software suppliers and in-house software development teams within enterprises about their open source practices. For the first time, Flexera shine…

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    Monetizing the IoT

    How traditional device manufacturers are transitioning to IoT offerings.

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Industry Analyst Reports

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    Five Lessons Successful Survivors Learned in the Transition to Subscription-Based Business Models

    This research from Gartner provides technology business unit leaders five critical steps to achieve success in the transition to subscription-based business models.

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    Gartner Magic Quadrant Cloud Management Platform 2019

    The Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Management Platforms (CMPs) named RightScale (recently acquired by Flexera) as a leader. Get the full 2019 report for free.

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    IDC Research Report: Software Asset Management: Critical for Mitigating Non-Compliance Risks

    Read this IDC white paper to learn about the best practices needed to mitigate the risks of inefficient software asset management.

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    Worldwide Software Pricing and Licensing 2014 Top 10 Predictions

    Read this report to get an overview of IDC's top 10 predictions for software licensing and pricing and a description of the ways that these predictions will impact IT buyers. Also included…

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    IDC PeerScape: Practices for IT Asset Management

    Download the IDC PeerScape: Practices for IT Asset Management report to learn about the best practices to enhance cybersecurity.

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    Forrester’s Software Contract Review Checklist and User Guide

    Download Forrester’s Software Contract Review Checklist and User Guide to help you negotiate better software license agreements.

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    Ovum Research: SWOT Assessment - FlexNet Manager Suite for Enterprises 2014

    Read this Ovum report to get a 3rd party’s view of the benefits of Software License Optimization and Flexera Software’s FlexNet Manager Suite for Enterprises.

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    The Forrester Wave™: Cloud Cost Monitoring and Optimization, Q2 2018

    In “The Forrester Wave™: Cloud Cost Monitoring and Optimization, Q2 2018” report, RightScale (acquired by Flexera) was named a leader for its Optima cloud cost management…

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    The Forrester Wave™: Hybrid Cloud Management, Q2 2018

    In “The Forrester Wave™: Hybrid Cloud Management, Q2 2018” report, RightScale (acquired by Flexera) was named a leader in hybrid cloud management (HCM) solutions and had…

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    Forrester Research: The Total Economic Impact of the Flexera Data Platform

    Learn how you can achieve 302% or more ROI by using Flexera Data Platform. Read this Forrester Consulting study today!

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    Gartner Report: Critical Capabilities for Software Asset Management Tools

    Flexera scores best-in-industry in the Gartner 2018 Critical Capabilities Report for Software Asset Management. Read the report today!

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    Forrester Report: Equifax Exposed Two Massive Systemic Risks

    This Forrester report examines the two systemic issues that led to the Equifax disaster, provides S&R leaders with practical lessons to prevent a similar breach, examines fundamental c…

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    Intelligent Device Manufacturers Rethink Software Monetization

    Gartner Report - Market Trends: Engage LEM Solutions as IoT Creates New Software Revenue Opportunities for Device Manufacturers: IoT is changing the way goods are planned, produced,…

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    NCC Guideline for IT Management: Software Asset and License Management Best Practice

    This Guideline will discuss some of the key challenges and pitfalls of Software Asset Management and examine some of the best practice processes than can be adopted to ensure an effective…

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Secunia Research by Flexera

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    Vulnerability Review 2018 - Global Trends

    The annual Vulnerability Review - Global Trends by Secunia Research at Flexera analyzes the evolution of software security from a vulnerability perspective.

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    Vulnerability Review 2018 – Top Desktop Applications

    The new Vulnerability Review - Top Desktop Applications by Secunia Research at Flexera analyzes the evolution of the vulnerability landscape for the most common desktop applications.

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    Vulnerability Review 2017

    The annual Flexera Vulnerability Review analyzes the evolution of software security from a vulnerability perspective.

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