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Livingstone Group joins Innovation Martlesham to share best practice on software and cloud portfolio management and optimisation

Reading, UK, 5th August 2020 – Livingstone Group, the leading independent, global provider of software and cloud portfolio management and optimisation services, today announced it has joined Innovation Martlesham, a collaborative ecosystem of innovative technology companies, based at BT’s Adastral Park in Suffolk. Livingstone, which has worked in partnership with BT since 2015, has joined […]

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Livingstone Group becomes a Corporate Partner of Bletchley Park

Announcement: Livingstone Group becomes a Corporate Partner of Bletchley Park Livingstone Group is delighted to announce that it has become a new Corporate Partner of Bletchley Park, the world-renowned site of World War Two codebreaking and a birthplace of the modern-day computer. The Group’s vital support will assist in the creation of a world-class destination […]

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Company Statement: COVID-19

The Livingstone Group of companies take the threat posed by COVID-19 extremely seriously.   The company recognises that it has a duty of care to its employees, its customers, suppliers and partners when dealing with a major health outbreak like COVID-19 within its business operations. We would like to assure you that the Livingstone Group remains […]

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Livingstone Technologies agrees to acquire Cloud Optics

Announcement: Livingstone Technologies agrees to acquire Cloud Optics as part of its continued investment in the Software Lifecycle Management Space London UK, October 31, 2019 – Livingstone Technologies supported by global investment firm The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) today announces that it has agreed to acquire Cloud Optics as it continues to invest in the […]

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Livingstone completes acquisition of Siwel to strengthen position as leading independent Software Asset Management services provider

SAM business asset purchase adds US-based licensing expertise and grows managed services customer base April 1st, 2019, Reading UK & New York NY:  Livingstone Technologies, the global leader in Software Asset Management (SAM) services, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of the SAM business assets of New York based Siwel Consulting, Inc. Under […]

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Are software audits really down? Don’t be so sure

Niall Eddery, Senior Consultant, Livingstone I’ve been reading some claims recently that audits are decreasing, and while I understand where these are coming from, I think what we are seeing in the market contradicts this somewhat. Basing an estimate of audit volumes based on Gartner audit inquiries potentially misses a big segment of the market […]

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Megabuyte50 2018 Awards

LIVINGSTONE WINS ‘HIGHEST NEW ENTRANT’ & ‘BEST PERFORMING COMPANY’ AT MEGABUYTE50 2018 AWARDS Reading, UK, 21 November 2018. Livingstone Technologies, an independent Software Asset Management (SAM) Managed Service Provider won two awards for the ‘Highest New Entrant’ and ‘Best Performing Company – Infrastructure Services’ at the Megabuyte50 Awards ceremony (sponsored by OC&C Strategy Consultants) last night. MegaBuyte […]

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The Carlyle Group agrees to acquire Livingstone Technologies Limited

The Carlyle Group agrees to acquire Livingstone Technologies Limited Reading, UK, 4 June 2018 – Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) today announces that it has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Livingstone Technologies Limited (Livingstone) from a group of its founding investors. Equity for the investment will come from Carlyle […]

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Megabuyte 2018 Emerging Stars Awards

Livingstone Unveiled as ‘Best Performing Company for Security and Infrastructure Software’ in Megabuyte’s 2018 Emerging Stars Awards Reading, UK, 8 March 2018. Livingstone Technologies, an independent Software Asset Management (SAM) Managed Service Provider has been unveiled as one of the top 25 technology scale-ups in the UK, ranked 11th out of 25 peers by Megabuyte […]

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Achieving Key Outcomes from Software Asset Management (SAM)

Achieving Key Outcomes from Software Asset Management (SAM) This blog post is the first of a two-part series on the ‘Key Questions You Should Consider When Selecting a SAM partner’.  Achieving Key Outcomes from Software Asset Management (SAM) Questions to consider when selecting a Software Asset Management (SAM) Partner  Identifying and understanding the different types of Software […]

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