December 4, 2018

Why December is the Month to uncover SaaS contract benefits

December’s entrance means a rush of annual SaaS renewals. And while year-end is undoubtedly crazy, finance and technology leaders shouldn’t just sign and send contracts that come up for renewal. Pause and consider and this may become the season of contract savings.

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November 20, 2018

Why A SaaS Management Process Means Less Headaches and More Savings and Security

Growing companies inevitably hit the wall where ad-hoc, disorganized or process-less working slows down growth. By adopting a systemized approach for managing SaaS Finance and Technology leaders get a single, automated source for spend and vendor management, utilization measurement and license optimization.

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November 6, 2018

Qumulo Talks SaaS Spend Management and the Cleanshelf Experience

Lynn Johnson, Director of Business Systems at Seattle’s Qumulo software, laughs when asked about the moment she realized she needed a tool to manage the growing software use inside her 180-person, file storage technology company: “My CFO walked into my office and said, ‘I’m putting you in charge of our company SaaS’”.

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October 16, 2018

What Today’s Top SaaS CFOs Actually Believe

A peek behind-the-scenes at Bowery Capital’s exclusive Finance & Ops Summit 2018 event. This invite-only event brings together over 100 executives from market-leading startups to swap insights, share learnings and discuss the financial and operational implications of managing high-growth software businesses.

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October 2, 2018

2019 SaaS Budget Planning Made Simple - and Automated - with Cleanshelf

Wouldn’t near-automation of SaaS budget planning be nice? For Cleanshelf customers deploying our easy software planning tool, this isn’t fantasy. Instead of waiting on unanswered emails from department leaders to get the spend and growth inputs needed, Cleanshelf builds your plan with data-driven analysis to suppor overall budgeting.

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September 18, 2018

Supercharge SaaS Savings With Zero-Based Budgeting

Building cost-consciousness and actively aligning spend to return-achieving initiatives is the holy grail target of financial management. Increasingly, it’s also the outcome for companies applying the resurgent idea of zero-based budgeting.

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August 21, 2018

Do you have $40,000 of SaaS Licenses hiding in plain sight? This client did.

Cleanshelf has found that the Salesforce’s significance leads to a surprisingly costly decrease in license management and optimization vigilance. License optimization using Cleanshelf's cross-departmental support has helped one client unlock $40,000 of Salesforce licenses hiding in plain sight.

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