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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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    Application Usage Management Survey: Software Licensing & Market Risk – A New Perspective for ISVs
    The Application Usage Management survey was conducted by Flexera Software with input from IDC’s Software Pricing and Licensing Research division under the direction of Amy…
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    Application Usage Management Survey - Intelligent Devices & Software: The Future of Manufacturing?
    The Application Usage Management survey was conducted by Flexera Software with input from IDC’s Software Pricing and Licensing Research division under the direction of Amy Kona…
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    Key Trends in Software Pricing and Licensing Survey – Virtualization, License Compliance and the Application Producer/Enterprise Relationship
    This report examines the software pricing and licensing strategies that application producers have put into place and are planning, and the impact that this will have on the often-fraught…
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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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    Key Trends in Software Pricing and Licensing Survey: Producers Profiting from the “Appification” of the Enterprise
    This report examines how enterprise application producers are transforming their business models to profit from the appification of the enterprise.
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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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    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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    Technopedia Manufacturer Product EOL/EOS 2017 Report
    Flexera analyzed product manufacturers' 2017 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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    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
    New IoT business and monetization model use cases.
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Industry Analyst Reports

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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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    IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Software Business Models and Monetization 2017 Predictions
    This IDC report shares the top 10 predictions for worldwide software business models and monetization for 2017.
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    IDC Industry Study: Applications and Business Model Innovation Enable Digital Transformation for Product Companies
    The proliferation of software applications has resulted in an explosion of business models that support the cultivation, and monetization, of customer relationships. Read this new IDC Stud…
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    The Coming of the 3rd Platform and What This Means for Software Business Models
    In the software industry today, there are many trends driving changes in business models. This research study focuses on the rise of the 3rd Platform and the ways in which software busin…
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    IDC MaturityScape: Subscription Business Model Management
    This study is designed for suppliers of products or services that are sold via subscription business models, and provides a framework required for the effective management of subscription…
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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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    A Fresh Look at Software Monetization for IoT from a Familiar Source
    This Gartner best practice report explains how manufacturers of IoT-Connected devices can leap frog the competition by adding licensing and entitlement management to IoT solutions.
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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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    Pricing Strategies for Software-As-A-Service
    Subscription Models Force Vendors To Rethink Pricing And Packaging To Align Better With How They Deliver Customer Value: In the SaaS environment, it’s business critical that so…
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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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    IDC Report: Hardware Companies Face Unique Challenges in Growing Software Revenue
    This IDC Report discusses some of the unique software licensing challenges faced by hardware companies and includes recommendations for elevating the value of software in hardware companie…
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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 Update: August 2016 - October 2016
    This recurring Vulnerability Update provides a monthly Top 20 of products with the most vulnerabilities recorded over a three month period, along with brief comments from our in-house Rese…
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    Vulnerability Update: May 2016 - July 2016
    This recurring Vulnerability Update provides a monthly Top 20 of products with the most vulnerabilities recorded over a three month period, along with brief comments from our in-house Rese…
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    Vulnerability Update: February 2016 - April 2016
    This recurring Vulnerability Update provides a monthly Top 20 of products with the most vulnerabilities recorded over a three month period, along with brief comments from our in-house Rese…
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    Vulnerability Update: November 2015 - January 2016
    This recurring Vulnerability Update provides a monthly Top 20 of products with the most vulnerabilities recorded over a three month period, along with brief comments from our in-house Rese…
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    Secunia Country Reports
    The Secunia Country Reports are based on data from the millions of users of Secunia's Personal Software Inspector (PSI). The data includes the average numbers of installed programs &ndash…
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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 Update: August 2015 - October 2015
    This recurring Vulnerability Update provides a monthly Top 20 of products with the most vulnerabilities recorded over a three month period, along with brief comments from our in-house Rese…
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    Vulnerability Update: November 2014 - January 2015
    This recurring Vulnerability Update provides a monthly Top 20 of products with the most vulnerabilities recorded over a three month period, along with brief comments from our in-house Rese…
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    Vulnerability Update: May 2015 - July 2015
    This recurring Vulnerability Update provides a monthly Top 20 of products with the most vulnerabilities recorded over a three month period, along with brief comments from our in-house Rese…
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    Vulnerability Review 2013
    The annual Vulnerability Review analyzes the evolution of software security from a vulnerability perspective. It presents global data on the prevalence of vulnerabilities, the availability…
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    Vulnerability Review 2014
    The annual Vulnerability Review analyzes the evolution of software security from a vulnerability perspective. It presents global data on the prevalence of vulnerabilities, the availability…
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    Vulnerability Update: February 2015 - April 2015
    This recurring Vulnerability Update provides a monthly Top 20 of products with the most vulnerabilities recorded over a three month period, along with brief comments from our in-house Rese…
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