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Hello and thank you for visiting the ITAM Review, an Online Magazine, Forum and Networking Platform for ITAM Professionals.

We are 100% privately owned, vendor and service provider independent and impartial. Our purpose is to provide an independent, unbiased view of the SAM, ITAM and Software Licensing market and to provide a community for everyone in the industry to share their expertise, feedback and opinions of the technology and services in the market for the benefit of others.

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We provide paid reviews, commissioned research and consulting as well as online training and in-person events for ITAM professionals.


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ITAM Review Conference 2016 Speakers – Spotlight III

We have confirmed some more fantastic expert speakers for our upcoming US conference in Florida on 19th & 20th September and UK conference in London on 4th & 5th October. Here we put another 4 of our confirmed speakers under the spotlight, so that you can see what we have in store for attendees. Join us to learn how […]

Mark Bradford, Microsoft : "Shelfware should be conceded"

Microsoft: “Shelfware should be conceded”

Mark Bradford, UK head of Software Asset Management (SAM) and Compliance at Microsoft, suggests that Shelfware should be conceded and customers should not be punished for honest mistakes. “Bradford said his group, responsible for working with channel firms to perform reviews of customers, didn’t want to punish “honest mistakes unearthed as part of an audit or a […]


Over 100 nominations and counting – don’t forget to nominate your ITAM winners!

Following our glittering gala dinner and awards ceremony last year, The ITAM Review Excellence Awards is back for it’s second year in 2016 in support of Sebastian’s Action Trust. We already have over 100 nominations and counting, so don’t forget to nominate your 2016 ITAM winners! The ITAM Review Excellence Awards celebrates the achievements of the true pioneers […]


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Please help with the CCL Audit Census

Please participate in our Audit Census The purpose of this survey is to investigate current software audit activity. This research revisits themes from our software audit survey back in 2010 when we asked who was auditing most frequently and who was most helpful during the audit process? We also look at the role of the […]

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Enterprise SAM tool market share analysis

I’m midway through a competitive comparison of the top ten SAM tools for large enterprises. See the original call for participants here. As part of the analysis we’ve collected customer numbers and it is interesting to see the market share of the key players. SAM tool market share analysis for large enterprises The charts below […]

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ITAM Review Forum Progress Report: 62 Questions, 237 Answers

We launched a new forum at the start of the year, this is a quick update on progress so far. As we stated in January, it can be anonymous if you want it to be, tagged and moderated. It also features rating so the good stuff rises to the top. Thank you to everyone that has […]

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