Software Licenses

Leo Wu made this Freedom of Information request to National Measurement and Regulation Office

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Dear National Measurement Office,

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?
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,

Leo Wu

Jack Gibson,

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NMO REFERENCE NUMBER: K0603/0001/133

 

Dear Mr Wu

 

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Yours sincerely

 

Jack Gibson

Corporate Services Apprentice

National Measurement Office

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Jack Gibson,

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NMRO REFERENCE NUMBER: K0603/0001/133

 

Dear Mr Wu[]

 

Please refer to your request dated 9^th April, addressed to the National
Measurement and Regulation Office, about the above. I am dealing with this
request under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000. Please
find below my response to your request.

 

You asked:

 

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?

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.

 

Our reply, using your sequence:

 

Q1 – We look after our own but NMRO also outsource some of the support
functions.

Q2 - £15,445.36

Q3 - 79

Q4 - NMRO does not have any ongoing renewal contracts with Microsoft for
software licences

Q5 - No

Q6 - Yes

Q7 - Dan Shipp, IT Manager, [1][email address]

 

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provided by NMRO. The Information Commissioner can be contacted at: The
Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Cheshire
SK9 5AF.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Jack Gibson

Corporate Services Apprentice

National Measurement and Regulation Office

Stanton Avenue | Teddington | TW11 0JZ

Tel + 44(0) 20 8943 8250| Fax + 44 (0) 20 8943 7270 |

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[4]http://twitter.com/nmrogovuk |

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