Specops Self Service Portal is a stand-alone product that allows users to request applications automatically without contacting the helpdesk. With built in request and approval workflow support, you can use the Specops Self Service Portal to control which computer(s) a user can request software for. This increases cost control by allowing you to keep track of license usage. Specops Self Service Portal is a component of the Specops Desktop Management suite. It can be used in combination with Specops Deploy or other deployment solutions that utilize security groups.