THE ORIGINA BLOG

The Environmental Ripple of Broadcom’s Market Moves

The Environmental Ripple of Broadcom’s Market Moves

Thousands of customers are wondering what to do about the VMware acquisition, and that’s even before considering the steep environmental costs of Broadcom profit maximization.

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Challenges to Manufacturing 4.0: Turning Legacy Software into a Digital Transformation Asset

Challenges to Manufacturing 4.0: Turning Legacy Software into a Digital Transformation Asset

Don’t let the skills gap and vendor practices stall your manufacturing digital transformation. Find a strategic partner who can take your current software to the next level.

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Insurance Digital Transformation: Watch Out for These Three Challenges

Insurance Digital Transformation: Watch Out for These Three Challenges

Defeat common insurance digital transformation blockers and keep your current software for as long as you’d like.

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Empower 2024: A Virtual Event for ITAM, Procurement, SAM, and IT Pros

Empower 2024: A Virtual Event for ITAM, Procurement, SAM, and IT Pros

Our annual virtual event for ITAM, SAM, procurement, and IT pros is almost here. See what you can expect at the biggest, best Empower yet.

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What Software OEMs Don’t Want You To Know About Third-Party Software Support

What Software OEMs Don’t Want You To Know About Third-Party Software Support

Origina General Counsel and Chief Risk Officer Guy Tritton rebuts claims made by HCL against using third-party software maintenance providers.

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5 Steps to Better IBM Software ELAs

5 Steps to Better IBM Software ELAs

IBM enterprise license agreements (ELAs) are known for being difficult to navigate. Read about some ways to avoid vendor lock-in and get the most support for your software estate.

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A More Flexible Approach to IBM Software Maintenance

A More Flexible Approach to IBM Software Maintenance

Are you unhappy with your software maintenance and support but skeptical about moving to an independent provider? This blog debunks some of the common misconceptions about partnering with a third-party software maintenance company.

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Software Maintenance Cost Reduction Strategies for Procurement and Operations

Software Maintenance Cost Reduction Strategies for Procurement and Operations

Your IBM® software spend could be significantly lower with the right expertise on call. Discover the strategies and benefits that go beyond the OEM’s upgrade tactics.

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Gartner® Predicts Continued Growth in Third-Party Software Support Market

Gartner® Predicts Continued Growth in Third-Party Software Support Market

In its 2023 market report, Gartner calls third-party software support “a quick win” and outlines the scenarios that could benefit the most from transferring your IT software solutions from megavendor maintenance to companies like Origina.

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Are IBM Price Increases Creating Shock Waves In Your Budget?

Are IBM Price Increases Creating Shock Waves In Your Budget?

The latest round of IBM price increases don’t have to mean less innovation budget for your company in 2024. A little curiosity goes a long way.

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Are 3-Year ELAs Worth It?

Are 3-Year ELAs Worth It?

Long-term ELAs might sound great on the surface but they also hinder the expansion of your IT estate. Read more about how to keep the flexibility you need.

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Are You Spending Too Much on Enterprise Software? Three Experts Weigh In

Are You Spending Too Much on Enterprise Software? Three Experts Weigh In

Overcome three problems that keep businesses perpetually overspending on software: cybersecurity, overcommitment, and uncertainty. Featuring experts from Liberty Mutual, Free ICT Europe Foundation, and Origina.

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