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New York Events: Call for Speakers

Interested in speaking at one of our New York events? Read on! The ITAM Review is compiling a roster of ITAM & SAM experts and industry insiders for three days of fantastic events to take place in New York, USA in January 2015.Tuesday 27th January 2015 – Interactive SAM Best Practice Workshop Wednesday 28th January 2015 – ITAM Tools Showcase and Networking Thursday 29th January 2015 –... 

Event Listing: ITAM Review Events, 27th-29th January, New York, USA

We are very pleased to announce our first events in the USA. Please reserve these dates in your diary; further details will follow over the coming weeks. USA readers represent our largest audience, so we’re keen to come and meet you in January 2015 with three specialist ITAM events. The content and focus of these events are based on your feedback; we hope you find them useful. Events in other major... 

October News Roundup, Amazon to offer Active Directory as a service

October News Roundup To watch our October News roundup video, please see below:News Amazon to offer AD as a service Amazon AWS are to offer Active Directory as a service – one less reason to suffer Microsoft licensing woes. Amazon state “this managed service provides two types of directories. You can connect to an existing on-premises directory or you can set up and run a new, Samba based... 

Software Recognition Lab Test

This review compares the software recognition capabilities of leading SAM tools against real life customer data This article introduces a new type of review for The ITAM Review in 2015; Lab Tests. Our first lab test will focus on Software Recognition. Our study will be a data driven comparison of the software recognition capabilities of leading SAM tools. A fundamental building block for any enterprise... 

ITAM Review Reader Analytics

This article provides a summary of the visitor analytics for the ITAM Review over the last twelve months (see also ITSM Review reader analytics). First of all, a sincere thank you to our readers, contributors and followers for your continued support. Our humble little blog served up ITAM content to a mind-boggling 481,968 readers in the last twelve months from just about every country on the planet.... 

September ITAM News Round Up

September News Round Up It’s been a reasonably busy month in the world of ITAM for September, with the biggest news coming from Oracle. The ITAM Review have also had a busy month with a number of new articles and events news!September news: Microsoft to stop Office365 On demand services It has been confirmed that Microsoft are stopping the On Demand services for business users of Office 365 from... 

Your voice in the ITAM industry

Check out this video from David Foxen introducing our new YouTube channel – aiming to provide informal bite-sized summaries of all the latest news and resources in the ITAM market.Let your voice be heard – let us know what you would like covered on the ITAM Review and what you need help with. Simply contact us using this form or directly using the social profiles below.David Foxen Twitter LinkedIn Martin... 

Welcoming Karen

Karen Smith, Events Manager for ITAM Review and ITSM Review I am very pleased to welcome Karen Smith to the Enterprise Opinions team. Meeting our readers Karen joins us as our Events Manager. Karen’s first event is our Tools Day on the Tuesday 18th November, swiftly followed by an Oracle Licensing Workshop on the 21st November (details to follow soon). Both of these events are in London UK, but we... 

2014 Salary Survey Results

Thank you to everyone that participated in the reader survey last month. I’m pleased to share the results below based on 233 participants. Key talking pointsGrowing integration with ITSM away from finance Clear gender divide in average salaries and significant differences by type of company and country Experience in the field wins Software licensing and SAM are key worldwide hiring priorities Skills... 

Introducing David Foxen

David Foxen – don’t ask him to do anything too crazy! I am very pleased to welcome David Foxen to the team! David is joining us as ITAM Research Analyst and is our 5th employee! Who is David? David joins us from Arup where he was the Global Software Asset Manager. He has extensive knowledge of both SAM and software licensing. In his own words: Why do you love ITAM? What’s not to love? It’s...