Software procurement solutions
for academic institutions & universities.
With ask|net academics students and academic staff can access a wide range of leading software with special conditions and pricing.
As a spin off from Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), we offer you a real expertise and a background in the academic sector.
Years of experience in e-procurement for software in education and research
Online procurement stores
Vendors in our portfolio
We help you maximize your return on software investments.
Easily source premium software at the best negotiated price through personalized e-procurement portals.
Save on software cost
Optimize e-procurement policy compliance and budget planning
Improve user experience
ask|net academics e-procurement portals offer you centralized licence & contract management, and easy software delivery. By integrating the portal in your existing IT system and by implementing your procurement procedure, you are bringing the best experience to teachers, professors and administrative staff, while ensuring a compliant procurement process.
• Customized e-procurement portal with full integration to your ERP and existing IT system
• Automated user authentication and eligibility check
• Flexible approval workflows
• Catalog configuration
Offer your students the best software tools to succeed.
Your branded portal for students and staff
Through your branded and personalized online store, students and staff can select and purchase software at greatly reduced prices.
• Software for students and university staff’s private use
• Customized catalog
• Download & Physical delivery
• Checking authorization process: manual and automatic verification of student status
• End-to-end payment processing.
Studyhouse and Academic Center:
our public stores in Germany, Austria and Switzerland
ask|net academics runs public online stores to serve the software needs of students and academic staff. Our StudyHouse and Academic Center brands provide access to our whole software catalog at the best negotiated prices.