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Adobe CC 2020 and Sassafras Product Families

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Now that Adobe Creative Cloud 2020 has been released, it’s time again to update your Adobe policies in Sassafras KeyServer. There are many ways to configure KeyServer to manage or track usage of Adobe products, but ever since they stopped offering concurrent use licensing, a common configuration is to have a single policy that simply monitors […]

Short-Burst Training Tutorials

Training Tutorial

Rather than sit through our comprehensive “Fundamentals” training course, many new KeyServer admins would prefer an indexed list of topic specific, “short burst” videos that cover all the highlights of a specific piece of functionality in 2-7 minutes. With that in mind, we have created the following categorized tutorial videos, with more on the way. […]

Sassafras Pre-Conference at LabMan 2019

Sassafras will be exhibiting at LabMan 2019 at the Illinois Institute of Technology in June. If you are planning to attend, please be sure to join us on June 11th! Here’s a link to the official LabMan 2019 registration page. Email me at jasons@sassafras.com to attend our pre-conference gathering! Pre-conference Meet Up Hop off the […]

Leveraging Sassafras KeyServer in Power BI

KeyReporter (KeyServer’s web interface) provides a fairly complete view of your KeyServer data via customizable, graphical dashboards and scheduled reports. Some organizations, however, already have other databases, dashboards, or data visualization tools that they would like to augment with additional data collected by their KeyServer. We’ve written about KeyServer’s integration possibilities before–like when RIT configured their Atlassian […]

Visit us at Educause this week – booth 1269

During EDUCAUSE 2018, visit Sassafras Software at Booth #1269 With 30 years experience, Sassafras Software has a proven record supporting the mission of information technology in education. In the newly released K2/KeyServer v7.5, Sassafras continues to provide organizations with ways to save time and money. Stop by our booth at EDUCAUSE in Denver this week […]

Convince Your Boss

  Interested in KeyServer but need to convince others to make the investment? If your boss understands that better management means better financial efficacy, but is still on the fence about making the investment in good IT asset management, you’re in the right place. We discuss below how some common objections can be countered by […]