Articles by Richard Spithoven

Five popular misconceptions around Oracle Database licensing

Five popular misconceptions around Oracle Database licensing

24 jan '18 - Richard Spithoven

Whether you work in a small or large organization, whether it is a retail shop, a bank, or a municipality, chances are that your organization makes use of Oracle Database. Although companies of any size invest in the purchase of licenses and support for Oracle Database, only few companies invest in actually managing these licenses. They struggle with the constantly changing conditions and complex contracts that, if not managed properly, can lead to compliance risks that will later translate in financial loss.

About Richard


Richard Spithoven is one of the partners at b.lay. Richard brings more than nine years of relevant license management experience to his new role having previously served as regional director of compliance at Oracle.Richard uses his knowledge of the last decade in Oracle License Management Services to educate, equip and enable software end-users in their challenges with regards to proper software license management. Richard holds a master degree in IT, from the University of Amsterdam in The Netherlands.

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