Helping clients solve their licensing challenges.


Our Software Lifecycle Services (SLS) are designed to help you with all elements of your Software Asset Management, improving your business performance whilst ensuring you maximise your software investment. You can outsource as much, or as little of your software lifecycle management, we work around your needs.

Through SLS, Insight can:

  • Transform your disparate data into meaningful reporting and insights.
  • Help you to purchase only what you need through a robust SAM programme.

Talk to an Insight LCS specialist to start your journey with Software Lifecycle Services.

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Insight’s Lifecycle Services at a glance

We offer five services that cover all aspects of managing software.

Licensing Intelligence Centre

Licensing Intelligence Centre

On-demand software licensing expertise as an extension to your service desk.

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Purchasing and Entitlement

Purchasing and Entitlement

Efficient management and advice on software procurement decisions and driving fulfilment actions.

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Environment and Tooling

Environment and Tooling

Clarity on the IT assets within your organisation and/or managing associated tooling.

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Governance and Compliance

Governance and Compliance

Managing risks and change, offering guidance
on best practice and providing insightful
stakeholder reporting.

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Lean Licensing

Lean Licensing

Optimisation of your software consumption
and procurement to its ideal running state.

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Optimisation of your software consumption and procurement to its ideal running state.

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"External SAM expertise is more likely to be engaged, because internal SAM capabilities are either lacking or too technology focussed."

Source: Gartner

Why partner with Insight?

We have provided objective and vendor-independent license consulting and software asset management advice for over a decade, helping thousands of our clients to make better use of their software investments. Our LCS team includes world-class experts in licensing, software asset management and software contracts, which alongside our extensive benchmarking database, means that we are well-qualified to advise businesses on the best licensing strategies. Many of our consultants have actually joined our team directly from publishers such as Oracle, IBM, SAP & Microsoft, from both commercial and auditing roles, which gives them a unique insight into the inner workings of the publisher.

At Insight our purpose is to creating meaningful connections for our clients to help their businesses run smarter. Through our LCS team we are able to offer advice, support and guidance helping you to control and manage your software costs, eliminate wastage and inefficiency and ultimately helping you to create the meaningful connection between software expenditure and maximised, realised business value.

FAQ's

See our frequently asked questions here, or if you have an alternative query please contact us and a member of the team will be happy to help.

I’ve heard there are software tools that can solve licence management challenges?

Will your managed service stop me being audited by software publishers?

I’ve invested in a Software Asset Manager already, why do I need your help?

Contact an Insight License Consulting Specialist

If you would like to discuss Insight's License Consulting Services in more detail, please contact a member of our team, who will be happy to connect with you and discuss.

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