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IT Asset Manager Customers - SAM 4.02 and Simulation & Optimization Module GA

Discussion created by lynka01 Employee on Mar 16, 2016
Latest reply on Mar 16, 2016 by Chris_Hackett

March 14, 2016

 

To:           CA IT Asset Manager Customers

From:     The CA Technologies CA IT Asset Manager Product Team

Subject:  General Availability Announcement for CA Software Asset Manager 4.02 and CA Software Asset Manager Simulation & Optimization Module.

 

On behalf of CA Technologies, we appreciate your business and the opportunity to provide you with high-quality, innovative software and services.  As part of our ongoing commitment to customer success, we regularly release updated versions of our products and  new products. Today, we are pleased to announce the general availability of CA Software Asset Manager 4.02.

CA  Software Asset Manager 4.02 includes the following new features:

  • New User Experience – Larger active workspace, more intuitive navigation (fewer clicks), time-saving workflows, enhanced search, new “Favorites” feature
  • New SAM Dashboard - Immediate visibility into relevant information and KPIs

CA Software Asset Manager Simulation & Optimization Module is a new add-on module focused on advanced optimization and simulation capabilities for performing cost comparisons of different license models. CA Software Asset Manager is a prerequisite for this offering which can enable customers to:

 

  • Identify software license cost savings opportunities
  • Support more strategic procurement decisions
  • Perform more accurate forecasting and demand planning
  • Improve their compliance position in an audit

We encourage you to visit the CA IT Asset Manager product information page on the CA Support Online website at https://support.ca.com/ for more information.

 

You can download your copy of CA Software Asset Manager 4.02 from CA Support Online https://support.ca.com/.  The CA Software Asset Manager Optimization & Simulation Module requires a separate license – contact your CA Account Representative for details.

 

If you have any questions or require assistance contact CA Customer Care online at http://www.ca.com/us/customer-care.aspx where you can submit an online request using the Customer Care web form: https://communities.ca.com/web/guest/customercare. You can also call CA Customer Care at +1-800-225-5224 in North America or see http://www.ca.com/phone for the local number in your country.

 

Should you need any assistance in understanding these new features, or implementing this latest release, our CA Services experts can help.  For more information on CA Services and how you can leverage our expertise, please visit www.ca.com/services.   To connect, learn and share with other customers, join and participate in our CA Service Management Community at https://communities.ca.com/.

 

To review CA Support lifecycle policies, please review the CA Support Policy and Terms located at: https://support.ca.com/

 

  Thank you again for your business.

 

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