Application Tracking Software for Software Compliance Management and Chargeback

By: Open It  11-11-2011
Keywords: License, Software License

OpeniT ApplicationTracker monitors activity levels of all applications on Windows, Unix and Linux platforms, independent of licensing method, without using wrappers.

  • Distinguishes between active and dormant application usage

  • Accounts for software usage across the enterprise

  • Reduces software costs by cutting surplus licenses

  • Justifies new license purchases by documenting shortages

  • Automatically generates graphical or tabular reports for internal analysis and chargeback

  • Maps proficiency, monitors usage patterns of various user groups, and enables targeted support and training

  • Collects detailed usage statistics for vendor negotiations

Monitor applications without a license manager

ApplicationTracker monitors and reports software license usage on applications with different licensing methods, e.g. FlexNet license managers, node-locked applications, or even applications running without a license manager. ApplicationTracker collects usage data from the underlying OS and not from the license manager, gathering detailed and accurate usage statistics about each application being tracked without using wrappers.

ApplicationTracker generates reports showing detailed application usage of CPU and elapsed time, keyboard, mouse and I/O usage, portraying each application, where and when it is running, and who is running it. ApplicationTracker is extremely flexible in handling different data types, dimensions and resolutions.

Get an overview of all software applications with ApplicationTracker

OpeniT’s ApplicationTracker gives you an enterprise wide view of your software usage, from a corporate view down to a single user, allowing you to align software purchases and maintenance with your user needs. By documenting current usage patterns by location, department, user or project,you have the information you need to optimize key areas such as support, training and vendor management. With ApplicationTracker you can document best practices and support business process improvements at the corporate level.

Keywords: License, Software License

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