Software licensing

  • May 01, 2002 01 May'02

    Gartner ITXPO: CA predicts subscription licensing for all

    Computer Associates' chief executive officer Sanjay Kumar said that every major enterprise software vendor would have to adopt a...

  • April 18, 2002 18 Apr'02

    SAP's profit drops by 40%

    Business software maker SAP reported a 40% drop in net profit for its first quarter as licence revenue fell and losses at US...

  • March 20, 2002 20 Mar'02

    Novell deal to save £18.5m

    The Government hopes to save the NHS £18.5m over the next three years after signing a software licensing deal worth over £9m with...

  • March 06, 2002 06 Mar'02

    Government strikes sharp software deal

    The success of the Government's software licensing negotiations with three of the world's major suppliers will become apparent...

  • February 21, 2002 21 Feb'02

    Government close to Microsoft deal

    As Computer Weekly went to press, the Government was putting the final touches to its long-awaited software licensing deal with...

  • February 06, 2002 06 Feb'02

    Microsoft licensing boss quits

    The man responsible for launching Microsoft's controversial new software licensing strategy in the UK has left the company to...

  • February 06, 2002 06 Feb'02

    ABA criticises software licensing law

    A working group of the American Bar Association has issued a report critical of the controversial Uniform Computer Information...

  • December 18, 2001 18 Dec'01

    France sets deadline for 3G licence applications

    The French telecoms regulator has set out the timetable for the award of two more licences to operate third-generation (3G)...

  • December 12, 2001 12 Dec'01

    Whitehall rejects MS £60m 'tax'

    The Government aims to reject Microsoft licensing changes that could cost it an extra £60m a year.

  • December 03, 2001 03 Dec'01

    Giga: be ready to call Microsoft's bluff

    IT organisations should call Microsoft's bluff when negotiating on new licences, according to Giga Information Group analysts...