Seattle, WA (PressExposure) November 17, 2009 -- Express MetrixÂ®, a leader in developing IT asset management software, has announced the release of Express Software ManagerÂ® 9.0 which includes enhanced reporting capabilities and expanded support for managing software licenses in virtualized environments. Express Metrix is a 13-year veteran in the IT asset management space, with a unique focus on computer inventory [http://www.expressmetrix.com/proudcts/computer-hardware-software-inventory] and software metering technology that simplifies software license management. Express Metrix has established a reputation among its customers for superior reporting capabilities, ease of use, and outstanding customer support.
Already known for the accuracy, comprehensiveness and flexibility of its IT asset reporting, Express Metrix has raised the bar even higher with Express Software Manager 9.0. New features include:
* Enhanced web-based reporting, enabling access via an Internet connection. * An intuitive reporting dashboard, graphical summaries, and highly-detailed reports targeted at various audiences including IT professionals, purchasing agents, and senior stakeholders. * Customized filtering and virtually unlimited "drill-down" capabilities. * Ability to schedule and e-mail reports.
Express Metrix has earned the business of over 5000 customers thanks to its powerful, intuitive reports that enable IT professionals to identify areas of significant cost savings. Such savings come in the form of eliminating spending on unused software, avoiding costly software compliance penalties, and automating staff-intensive manual inventory processes.
Express Software Manager 9.0 also includes new ways to categorize software, providing broader insight into the types of applications that are installed, licensed, and used on the network. Software is automatically organized by type (such as desktop publishing software, accounting software, music editing software, etc.) so that installed applications can be analyzed in meaningful ways.
Express Metrix has also added several new capabilities that address licensing challenges related to virtualization. Express Software Manager 9.0 is one of few license management products with the ability to track and manage the use of applications delivered through software virtualization, adding to the product's existing ability to track virtual workstations and servers and applications launched within Citrix and Windows Terminal Server environments.
To download a complimentary 30-day trial of Express Software Manager or get information about Express Metrix, please visit www.expressmetrix.com.