IT Software

Reference: 

846

Request detail: 

As per the FOI Act, I would like to request specific information from your fire authority regarding the IT software estate currently in place.

The reason for my request, is that we will approach organisations such as your own to establish how much we can save you from your IT budget, through our compliant pre-owned software licensing models.

I would specifically like to request the following, in electronic format please:

What is the current number of staff who use a PC or a laptop within your organisation?
What are the current Microsoft software licences (server and desktop) that you are using?
What is your annual IT spend on Microsoft licences?
Has your organisation moved, or is planning to move, to the Cloud in the next 12 months?
Are you due to undertake a review of your software estate in the next 12 months?
What is the name of the decision maker for IT spend in your organisation?

Response detail: 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request.

Please see below responses to your questions.

What is the current number of staff who use a PC or a laptop within your organisation? All staff, approx. 600
What are the current Microsoft software licences (server and desktop) that you are using? O365
What is your annual IT spend on Microsoft licences? £100k
Has your organisation moved, or is planning to move, to the Cloud in the next 12 months? Already moved
Are you due to undertake a review of your software estate in the next 12 months? No
What is the name of the decision maker for IT spend in your organisation? Sally Edwards

Information Released: 

Yes

Received: 

Wednesday, 17 October, 2018

Responded: 

Friday, 19 October, 2018

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