Who Needs This Service?
Our IBM License Audit Defense Service is designed for
Organizations have been notified about an upcoming IBM Audit.
Organizations that have initiated an IBM audit need help navigating or negotiating the settlement.
What Do We Offer?
Our IBM License Audit Defense Service is a comprehensive process to ensure your organization pays as little as possible to IBM at the end of the audit.
Comprehensive Audit Preparation
We provide thorough pre-audit assistance, ensuring your organization is fully prepared for an IBM license audit. This includes reviewing your current licensing agreements, software usage, and deployment data to identify any potential compliance issues before the audit begins.
Strategic Audit Defense
Leveraging our deep understanding of IBM’s auditing processes, we develop and implement strategic defense tactics during the audit. Our goal is to minimize disruption to your business operations while robustly defending your licensing positions.
Negotiation and Resolution Support
In the event of any compliance findings, we offer expert negotiation support to resolve disputes. Our team works to mitigate any financial impact, such as penalties or additional license requirements, and strives to reach a fair and equitable resolution on your behalf.
Post-Audit Compliance and Optimization
After the audit, we assist in ensuring ongoing compliance and optimizing your IBM licensing strategy. This includes recommendations for future software purchases, licensing adjustments, and strategies to prevent compliance issues in future audits.
Why choose us
Our team comprises seasoned professionals, including former IBM employees, who offer a unique blend of extensive IBM licensing knowledge and exceptional consulting skills. Together, we have accumulated over 200 years of collective experience in IBM licensing environments.
As an independent consulting firm, we offer unbiased and objective advice, exclusively focusing on your best interests. Our firm is not affiliated with IBM or its competitors, ensuring that our guidance is impartial and specifically tailored to your organization’s unique IBM licensing needs.
Independent IBM Specialists
As an independent consulting firm, we are dedicated to providing objective and unbiased advice, with a focus on your best interests. We maintain our independence from IBM and its competitors, ensuring that our recommendations are always impartial and tailored to meet your unique licensing requirements.
Our IBM licensing expertise has been acknowledged by industry research firms, highlighting our leadership in the field and the trust our clients place in us.
Decades of IBM Expertise
Our team is a distinctive combination of former IBM employees and industry veterans, offering deep IBM licensing knowledge and superior consulting services. Together, we bring over 200 years of direct experience in managing complex IBM licensing challenges.