Softcat has successfully tendered for all four lots on the Crescent Purchasing Consortium (CPC) software licenses framework, through which it will provide software licensing services and other off-the-shelf software from brands like Microsoft and Adobe to hundreds of schools and academies across the UK.
Microsoft is retiring the Select Plus licensing agreement in July 2015 having already phased in the more evolved Microsoft Products and Services Agreement (MPSA). Microsoft announced the retirement at its Worldwide Partner Conference last month, at which it also named Softcat its global Software Asset Management (SAM) Partner of the Year 2014.
New achievement brings total gold and silver competencies up to ten. Softcat has steadily lined its Microsoft nest with various competencies. The latest feather in its cap is the Microsoft Gold Messaging competency, awarded as a result of two years of training, four dedicated Microsoft messaging staff and multiple customer recommendations.
Adobe has recently announced that it is running a short-term Creative Cloud for Teams promotion in the UK. Under the offer Adobe Platinum Partner Softcat is able to provide Creative Cloud for Teams complete or Creative Cloud for Teams single app to eligible customers at a heavily discounted rate.* In addition customers migrating to Creative Cloud will benefit from a three year price lock (2 renewals).
Softcat is partnering with the cloud visibility and enablement company Skyhigh Networks, with a view to providing its business customers with more comprehensive asset management and greater visibility and control of their employees’ cloud access and usage.
In a new feature for Softcat News, Softcat’s presales team and all-round tech gurus report on some of the significant news to cross their desks in the last month.
Adobe has overhauled its Creative Cloud 2014 suite to include brand new features such as a redesigned personalised website on which users can view all products and seamlessly manage their team through an integrated admin console. The rebrand is the most significant since its last major update two years ago, when Creative Suite changed to Creative Cloud with the release of CS6.
Lanamark Inc., a global provider of collaborative analytics and design automation tools for IT sales and services organisations delivering cloud, storage and virtualisation solutions, today announced that VAR Softcat has won the 2013 Lanamark Partner of the Year Award.
Softcat's Solutions Director Sam Routledge talks to Nick Dalby from their Storage Technical Practice to understand more about Symantec's latest release; BackUp Exec 2014.
Softcat’s software asset management (SAM) team was thrilled yesterday when Microsoft singled out the reseller with its Worldwide SAM Partner of the Year award in recognition of a surge in Microsoft SAM business this year.