Software licensing

  • 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...

  • November 15, 2001 15 Nov'01

    Microsoft awarded three-year MoD deal

    The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has announced a major three-year software licensing deal with Microsoft, nearly a month after the...

  • November 12, 2001 12 Nov'01

    US firms hit out over software licensing law

    Companies in the US have slammed a software licensing law that would allow vendors to electronically disable a user's system for...

  • October 18, 2001 18 Oct'01

    French government cuts UMTS licence fees

    The French government has cut the licence fee it will charge French mobile network operators to operate Universal Mobile...

  • October 18, 2001 18 Oct'01

    Stingray to catch road tax cheats

    The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency is to spend £1m on computerised cameras capable of identifying road tax dodgers.

  • October 15, 2001 15 Oct'01

    Users face Windows 2000 licence shock

    Organisations currently migrating to Windows 2000 could face a nasty shock under Microsoft's new licensing regime.