How Computer Weekly stamped out stiffing

A look back at the original Computer Weekly Stamp Out Stiffing campaign.

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Software licensing remains a major concern for many user organisations. Although the ground has shifted in the last eight years, the insights and advice that Computer Weekly carried during its successful Stamp Out Stiffing campaign are as valuable today as when they were first published. Click on the links below to see how the original campaign against suppliers' sharp practice unfolded.

Have you been stiffed? >>

Stiff upper lip >>

Prevention better than cure when it comes to evading a contract's squeeze >>

Code of practice guidelines for software licences  >>

Time for software suppliers to eliminate sharp practices >>

Stiffing – the price you pay >>

Software buyers beware >>

Key user gives glimpse of secret stiffing techniques >>

Campaign puts stiffing firmly on the agenda >>

 

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