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Introducing: The End User Review

We are delighted to announce our new, user-based feature for the ITAM Review. The End User Review is a chance for any of our readers to fill out a quick online form to have their say and share their experiences in the world of ITAM. Completing the form is completely anonymous and your answers will never be tracked back so please be as honest and open as you can!   Your Voice We want to help... 

Let’s meet in 2015, ITAM Review Spring Events Schedule

I am pleased to share our events calendar for Spring 2015. Unfortunately our week of events planned for New York were cancelled due to the ‘January 2015 nor’easter’  – these have all been rescheduled for May. Sorry for any inconvenience caused during the disruption. Our events have specifically been designed based your feedback. If you would like to see new topics or locations... 

Snow Software tops table for customer satisfaction in preliminary results

In December we asked ITAM Review readers to rate their SAM tools for customer satisfaction. In order to qualify for a rating on the table below each vendor had to receive a minimum of five verified end user customer reviews. Thank you to everyone that contributed. Qualifying entries will receive an Amazon voucher as promised before the end of January. There were a number of vendors who received less... 

Ranking SAM tools by customer satisfaction – write a review and receive a £25 (~$40) Amazon Voucher

Write a review of your SAM tool and receive a £25 (~$40) Amazon Voucher. Conditions apply. https://itamreview.wufoo.com/forms/sam-tool-satisfaction-survey/ Introduction We already review quite a few tools on the ITAM Review and ITSM Review. In 2015 we aim to add more depth and breadth to our product review coverage. Firstly, as previously mentioned, our first lab tests kick off in February 2015 with... 

12th December is Christmas jumper day!

Friday 12th December is Save the Children’s Christmas Jumper Day. Now in it’s third year, the children’s charity has raised over £1.6M to date. It’s quite simple. Wear your christmas jumper on 12th December and donate. UK readers can TEXT WOOLLY to 70050 to donate £2 see http://jumpers.savethechildren.org.uk/ for further details. Merry Christmas from all the Enterprise Opinions... 

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....