4 Tips for Surviving Software Audits

Wendy McMahone, CDWG, 11/20/215

With software makers such as IBM promising customers a licensing compliance review at least once every two years, undergoing a software audit isn’t a question of if, but of when.

Robert Scott, managing partner of Scott & Scott, a Texas-based law firm specializing in software audits, says the risk of an audit is just as high for small and medium-sized enterprises as it is for large organizations.

When an audit letter arrives, the best defense is to be prepared. These tips can help IT managers ensure the audit process goes as smoothly and quickly as possible.