Software Licenses

Leo Wu made this Freedom of Information request to Official Solicitor and Public Trustee
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Dear Official Solicitor,
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,
Leo Wu

Sent request to Official Solicitor and Public Trustee again.

Louise Crow left an annotation ()

WhatDoTheyKnow had a technical problem on 9th April, meaning that this request did not get sent. I have now re-sent it. Sorry!

Dear Official Solicitor,

Could you please answer requests as soon as possible as it's already delayed?
Thank you very much indeed.

Yours faithfully,

Leo Wu

Apenyo, Jacob (OSPT),

Dear Leo,

Thank you for email. My colleague who is responsible for Freedom of Information requests is currently away from office and will return on 29/05/2015. In order that I can consider your request in his absence, please forward to me your original request.

Kind regards
Jacob Apenyo
Office of the Official Solicitor & Public Trustee

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Stevens, Mark (OSPT),

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Dear Mr Wu,

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Mark Stevens
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