Slash Oracle Costs and Invest in What Matters
Managing costs and finding ways to fund innovation are critical in today’s business environment. For Oracle licensees, a large percentage of the IT budget goes to license fees and Oracle support costs. What if that percentage could be reduced and the funds redirected to innovation? To begin reducing Oracle costs, licensees must optimally manage their contracts to maintain license compliance while avoiding risk. Licensees must also analyze their Oracle support and determine if the support received is worth the increasing costs. This on-demand webinar featuring Craig Guarente of Palisade Compliance and Dan Ashton of Rimini Street discusses best practices for reducing Oracle costs and specific steps that licensees can take today, including consideration of third-party support.
Seizing the opportunity in 2021 – Unleash new value from Salesforce investments
According to a Gartner*, 69% of CIOs say their organisations were forced to accelerate digital transformation initiatives in response to the global pandemic. New processes and technologies that were nice to have suddenly became ‘must haves’. Existing Salesforce customers already control a powerful solution for digital transformation to better engage clients, prospects and their internal business functions as a single entity to create new value. However, most Salesforce customers still struggle to harness the true value of their Salesforce platform, and often find themselves focused on resolving basic business issues. Join in the discussion on new ways Salesforce customers can: Shift from drowning in backlogs of ticket requests Unleash the full value of your Salesforce platform Use Application Management Services that offer unlimited use, dedicated and consistent expertise, under a single, predictable subscription
How SAP Leaders Can Navigate Through IT Budget Constraints and Conserve Cash
SAP licensees face a multitude of challenges today – a constrained IT budget and increasing demand for supporting business needs and support, along with a forced upgrade by SAP to S/4HANA. IT leaders must follow a structured approach to identify, evaluate and deliver cost-saving measures that still can deliver performance and needed innovation. In this webinar, Greg Leiner, Vice President, SAP Field Services, and Deepa Salem, Senior Product Marketing Director from Rimini Street, discuss: The current reality and the expectation from CIOs Key insights from Gartner on how to respond to the mandatory IT budget cuts How several SAP licensees were able to deliver on growth and innovation with third-party SAP support How independent, third-party support from Rimini Street helps you save up to 90% on total ERP maintenance costs. Learn from client experiences to reimagine your SAP roadmap. Watch Today!
Avoiding SAP Licensing and Audit Pitfalls
SAP software is mission-critical and can be complex. The same can be said for SAP licensing which makes compliance difficult. Yet, being out of compliance can be an invitation for an audit which are an easy way for SAP to generate revenue at your expense and cause unwanted lock-ins. In this 45-minute webcast you’ll learn smart ways to manage your SAP relationship, plus how to free your budget and liberate funds for innovation including digital transformation. Join this essential webinar as our experts explain how to respond to: SAP license negotiation strategies SAP audit triggers and tactics including Indirect Access Licensing questions when moving to third-party support Doug Gibson, Managing Partner at Invictus Partners along with Jennifer Perry, GVP & General Manager, SAP Services at Rimini Street will share guidance on SAP licensing as well as strategies to reduce your SAP support costs, free up resources and focus on your business initiatives.
2021 CFO Report Global Research Findings and Digital Transformation Panel Discussion
To advance the enterprise growth strategy in 2021 and beyond, CFOs must drive digital transformation and actively partner with the CIO to prioritize IT investments. What are the best practices? What are other companies doing to refine the IT strategic plan? A recent global survey of over 1,500 CFOs across a wide variety of industries provides insights and lessons learned. Rimini Street’s Hari Candadai reviews the CFO report findings with a panel of experts in this on-demand webinar, “How Modern CFOs Prioritize IT Investments and Partner with CIOs to Emerge Stronger.” Panelists include Thierry Soret, CFO at Usina Coruripe, Rick Jankura, former CFO at Jones Packaging Inc., and Rebecca Wettemann, chief analyst at research firm Valoir, Inc., who discuss the CFO report data and strategic implications. This webinar is for CFOs, CIOs, and functional experts involved in defining IT project prioritization criteria and optimizing technology spend to fuel digital transformation and growth.
How UK Public Sector Organisations are Delivering Quality Essential Services and Innovation While Reducing ERP Support Costs
In this Rimini Street webinar, public sector IT leaders share how they’re making significant savings, taking control of their IT roadmaps and planning for the future
7 Misconceptions of ERP in the Cloud
Enterprise organizations are facing constant pressure to shift ERP to the cloud. Vendors are pushing their cloud roadmaps. The business is demanding cloud capabilities to achieve growth and gain competitive advantage. Some CIO’s feel they are being asked to move to cloud ERP “for cloud’s sake” without a business case to justify it. But is moving your ERP to the cloud really the right move for the business? Join former Gartner analyst, Pat Phelan as she examines misconceptions and realities of ERP in the cloud. If the cloud is on your roadmap, you won’t want to miss this webinar. Register now.
The Hidden Costs Around Oracle Database Security Patches – and What You Can Do
Oracle Security Patches, AKA Critical Patch Updates (CPUs), are often considered a “freebie”, but in reality, they are anything but free. Learn about the hidden costs associated with receiving and applying Oracle CPUs and what you can do to significantly reduce those costs. Join Gabe Dimeglio, Vice President, Global Security Services and Dan Ashton, Sr. Dir Product Marketing to understand: How Oracle CPUs are consuming budget and resources without you knowing it A security strategy to improve database security and reduce costs Which Oracle Database releases are at increased security risk and why it will get worse by the end of 2020
Is Your Cloud Strategy Accelerating or Inhibiting Innovation
CIOs consider the cloud for a variety of reasons, many of which are forcing them to rethink their application strategies. You are not alone if you are feeling pressure to migrate applications and infrastructure to the cloud. But which cloud moves are the right ones? Join former Gartner analyst, Pat Phelan as she examines different cloud options and how they impact your ability to innovate. If you are involved in setting or executing a cloud strategy, you won’t want to miss this webinar. Watch now.