Software license

Phil Hames made this Freedom of Information request to University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,

I would like to ask

Q1. Do you look after your own IT or is it outsourced?
Q2. How much did you pay in last financial year for software licenses?
Q3. How many computers users do you have?
Q4. When do you need to renew the contract with Microsoft for software licenses? What was the value of your last contract per year?
Q5. Do you currently measure software usage versus the number of licenses purchased? If so what is used for software usage metering?
Q6. Do you use a software asset management tool?
Q7. Please also provide details of IT Contracts Managers and any person(s) involved in IT Software procurement.

Yours faithfully,

Phil Hames

FOI (DERBY HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Mr Hames

Thank you for your request for information that is being processed in accordance with the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

This Trust will endeavour to provide a response within the 20 working days specified by the Act, 29th April 2015

For your information the reference number that relates to your application is ref number FOI.15.155

We will contact you again in due course.

Yours sincerely

Jane Haywood
Freedom of Information Officer
Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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P Maddison left an annotation ()

OP: Are you heading towards recommending use of Linux?
I have heard that some departments DO use Linux based OS.
It would be good if ALL services used Linux as it would save millions.

FOI (DERBY HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Mr Hames

Please see the attached response to your request for information.

Additionally, the Trust is keen to understand how well applicants feel their request was processed and we would be grateful if you would complete and return the attached FOI Satisfaction/Feedback Questionnaire.

Please return this to this email address: [Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust request email]

Many thanks for your help and assistance.

Jane Haywood
Freedom of Information Officer
Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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