Software Licenses

Leo Wu made this Freedom of Information request to Defence Equipment and Support

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Dear Defence Equipment and Support,

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

ISS Hq-MB-Group Mailbox (MULTIUSER),

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Mr Wu,
please see attached the response to your eight FOI requests.

ISS Hq-MB Secretariat

Dear ISS Hq-MB-Group Mailbox (MULTIUSER),

Sorry for confusing. May I request information on all ICT services used by these bodies, including those provided centrally?

Refs: FOI2015/03525

Yours sincerely,

Leo Wu