PRODUCTS : Data Analytics

Belarc’s Data Analytics Module is an add-on module to BelManage which provides optimization of software licensing and maintenance costs along with flexible analysis of your BelManage data. For software licensing optimization, the Data Analytics module allows our customers to automatically link their discovered software data in BelManage with their purchase records and the licensing metrics.

For example, discovered instances and usage of Microsoft Office, SQL Server, Visio, Project, Oracle, Adobe, IBM software, are automatically linked to purchase records and the appropriate licensing metrics for those products. This allows for automatic comparisons of purchased vs. installed and installed vs. un-used software. The following standard reports are included.

Microsoft Licensing reports for desktop and server products, including Office, Visio, Project, Windows desktop, SQL Server, Windows Server, and many others. For Visio and Project the last used reports are very useful for software harvesting. The following license models are supported:

  • Desktop Applications Device License
  • Desktop Operating Systems Device License
  • Servers – Per Processor/CAL
  • Servers – Server/CAL
  • Servers – Per Core
  • Servers – Management Servers
  • Developer Tools
  • Servers – Operating Systems

Oracle Licensing reports for all Oracle database products, Options and Management packs, including Enterprise Edition, Standard Edition, Standard Edition One. Options and Packs including Real Application Clusters, Diagnostics, Tuning, Lifecycle, Masking, Active Data Guard, Advanced Compression, Partitioning, Advanced Security, and more. The following license models are supported:

  • Processor
  • Named User Plus

IBM Licensing reports for products such as Domino, DB2, WebSphere and others. The following licensing models are supported:

  • User based (UVU)
  • Capacity based (PVU)
  • Client device based (RVU)

Reports for other high value software such as ESRI, Adobe, including Creative Cloud, Autodesk’s AutoCAD, and many others.

For screenshots and a video showing the Data Analytics architecture and reports.

Software licensing rules used and cases for Microsoft SQL Server, Windows Server and Oracle Database products.

The Data Analytics Module is an option with BelManage and is priced as follows:

  • Single user version is $5,000 plus $1,000 per year for maintenance.
  • Server version including five named users is $15,000 plus $3,000 per year for maintenance.
  • Maintenance includes both support and product updates, and is required for this module.

Product Requirements:

  • Operating systems: Single User workstation – Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10. Server version – Windows Server 2008/R2, Windows Server 2012.
  • Memory in GB: number of BelManage profiles/10,000.


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