ITIL® Software Management Guide contains all ITIL® recommendations concerned with software delivery, support and services. You can make beneficial use of ITIL® software in increasing the productivity of your organization.
ITIL® software is not only the presence of the physical software media but a complete planning and deployment of software related items as well. Some of the integral components of ITIL® software package are software license keys, certificates, release documents, support contracts and other items that will accompany the software.
ITIL® software assets are supposed to be managed with a series of tools like asset, discovery, metering, license management and contract management. You also should not over-deploy software so as to decrease the speed of the production. ITIL® directs improved purchase of software with the help of standard parameters and through the experience drawn from successful companies.