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iQuate Joins Business Software Alliance IrelandJoins BSA and is referenced on BSA?s Asset Management providers list (January 14, 2005)
iQuate (www.iQuate.com), the Irish network auditing and IT asset management software specialist, has announced that it has joined the Business Software Alliance (BSA). iQuate helps organizations to audit and manage the software installed across their corporate networks while the BSA promotes safe and legal use of software.
iQuates solutions are designed to help companies gain an immediate and accurate picture of their installed software by automatically auditing the system and reporting on all software deployed throughout the organization. The software enables organizations to ensure license compliancy.
?iQuate is delighted to become a member of the BSA , which is dedicated to promoting a strong corporate governance climate for businesses, said Anthony Quigley, CEO of iQuate. ?Our customers tell us that corporate governance and risk management issues are among their primary challenges. Joining the BSA is a natural step in the development of the company, as we are being increasingly recognised as one of the leading providers of software solutions that successfully address the issues of stricter and more demanding organisational accountability.
Beth Scott, BSA EMEA, Vice President, comments ?BSA welcomes iQuate as a local member - continued industry collaboration is key to reducing the software piracy rate of 41%.
For further information on resources designed to help businesses achieve licence compliance, please visit www.bsa.org/ireland.
A trial version of iQuates IT Asset Management software is available, for free, at www.iQuate.com
iQuate is the leader in IT asset management and corporate governance applications and services. It develops software tools for use in the areas of hardware and software inventory, software deployment, helpdesk and network monitoring. Its products provide IT managers with solutions that address and solve issues associated with corporate IT lifecycle. iQuate's customers span all areas of industry, from legal and financial institutions to government organisations, technology companies and SMB's who recognise the importance of implementing software asset management or have a Sarbanes Oxley requirement. Customers include the US Navy, University of Oregon, Kelloggs and AIB to name a few.
For more information visit www.iquate.com
About the BSA
The Business Software Alliance (www.bsa.org) is the foremost organization dedicated to promoting a safe and legal digital world. BSA is the voice of the world's commercial software industry and its hardware partners before governments and in the international marketplace. Its members represent one of the fastest growing industries in the world. BSA programs foster technology innovation through education and policy initiatives that promote copyright protection, cyber security, trade and e-commerce. BSA members include iQuate, Adobe, Apple, Autodesk, Avid, Bentley Systems, Borland, CNC Software/Mastercam, Internet Security Systems, Macromedia, Microsoft, McAfee, Monotype Imaging, Nemetschek, SolidWorks, Sybase, Symantec, UGS and VERITAS Software.
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