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Benefit from over 45 years of Oracle License Management expertise at our online event 

On September 19th we host our second Solution Spotlight Online (SSO) event. The focus for this free to attend event is the critically important topic of Oracle License Management. Over three hours, this free-to-attend event will explore the following topics.  

The Business Case for Managing Oracle licenses  

This session, presented by Richard Spithoven from B-Lay, will focus on why Oracle License Management is critical to the success of your ITAM function. Richard will cover what recent changes to Oracle’s compliance team, and also to their audit clause, mean for us as ITAM professionals. Richard is Managing Partner of B-Lay, has over 14 years’ experience in managing Oracle Licensing, including 8 years in Oracle’s License Management Services Team, and provides the Oracle content within our training platform, LISA. 

Success Story: Managing Oracle Java Licenses 

Your speaker will cover the recent changes to Oracle’s licensing of Java and what this means for ITAM professionals. She will also explore the licensing implications for OpenJDK – the free & open-source version of Java. Your speaker has over 12 years ITAM experience.  

Managing Oracle ULAs 

Paul Bullen, from our sponsor Version1, will provide insight into the important topic of Oracle Unlimited License Agreements – when you should take one out, what you should consider when doing so, and what happens when they come to an end. Paul has over 10 years experience of Oracle License Management consulting for Version1 and prior to that managed Oracle licensing as an end-user for Royal Bank of Scotland. 

Understand & Manage your Complex Oracle Estate 

Sarah Rabett & Rasmus Larsson, from our sponsor Snow, will outline how tools provide the data you need to understand and manage complex deployment scenarios such as hard and soft partitioning. Sarah is Senior Product Marketing Manager for Snow, focused on their Oracle, IBM, & SAP products. Prior to joining Snow, Rasmus spent 8 years working in various roles for Oracle Corporation in the Nordics.

A Guide to Selecting your Oracle Licensing Services Provider 

 Our final speaker is Fredrik Filipsson. Fredrik has worked with Oracle licensing in various roles for over 13 years and is now Principal License Consultant for Redress Compliance, specialising in end-to-end management of Oracle licenses. Fredrik will outline the key questions you should ask any potential Oracle Licensing Services Provider. 


Our sponsors Flexera will also be speaking at the event – session content and speakers to be confirmed. 

Panel Session 

The event will wrap up with a panel session  where you will be able to put your questions to the wealth of expertise we have on offer for you. Combined across this SSO we have over 45 years experiencefor a software publisher only founded 42 years ago! 

How do I attend? 

To sign up for this interactive event please follow this link. It is free to attend. If you have questions that you would like to be raised at the panel session please follow up in the comments or Contact Us.

About AJ Witt

A former IT Asset Manager, AJ is Industry Analyst for The ITAM Review. He's interested in hearing from end users of ITAM tools and also vendors. He enjoys writing about the SaaS Management market, practical aspects of ITAM operations, and the strategy of major software publishers. You can connect via email ( or LinkedIn. AJ is based in the New Forest where he enjoys cycling, walking, spending time with his family, and keeping chickens

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