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Peer Review : JDisc Discovery

Peer Reviews – ITAM Review readers sharing their opinions on ITAM tools, technology and services. This product review has been written by three ITAM Review readers. Our thanks to R Josey, Stephen B and R Ogilvie for taking the time to share their views on JDisc Discovery. Our reviewers have been specially selected for their experience in the IT industry and in the interests of a fair and balanced... 

SAM MSP Group Test – The Results

I am pleased to announce my report on SAM Managed Service Providers (MSP) is now available. Download the full report here: (registration required) http://download.itassetmanagement.net/sam-msp/ A competitive comparison of specialist SAM providers An independent review of leading worldwide SAM Managed Service Providers This group test looks at the capabilities of six leading SAM Managed Service Providers:... 

1E AppClarity for Adobe License Management

This review of AppClarity from 1E is part of our Adobe License Management feature. 1E Commercial Summary Product Name AppClarity Product Version Reviewed 4.0 Version Release Date February 2013 Year Company Founded & Turnover 1997, £30M Customers ~ 50 Pricing Not disclosed 1E AppClarity for Adobe License Management AppClarity from 1E has some great technology to offer organizations... 

License Dashboard License Manager for Adobe License Management

This review of License Manager from License Dashboard is part of our Adobe License Management feature. License Dashboard Commercial Summary Product Name License Dashboard License Manager Product Version Reviewed 5.8 Version Release Date July 2013 Year Company Founded & Turnover 2008, not disclosed Customers 400, plus ~ 500 through OEM agreements Pricing Sample pricing £7,000 (~$11,200)... 

Flexera Flexnet Manager for Adobe License Management

This review of Flexnet Manager for Adobe is part of our Adobe License Management feature. Flexera Commercial Summary Product Name FlexNet Manager for Adobe Product Version Reviewed 9.2 Version Release Date December 2012 Year Company Founded & Turnover 1987 (Installshield), not disclosed Customers 600 Pricing Not disclosed Flexnet Manager for Adobe License Management Flexera Software’s... 

Peer Review: Atea Cloud-SAM

Introduction Peer Reviews – ITAM Review readers sharing their opinions on ITAM tools, technology and services. This review of ATEA Cloud SAM has been written by three ITAM Review readers. Our thanks to Stephen B, K Fowler and Rory Canavan for taking the time to share their views. Our reviewers have been specially selected for their experience in the IT industry. In the interests of a fair and balanced... 

Review: HP Asset Manager for SAM

This independent review of HP Asset Manager from HP is part of our 2012 SAM Tools Review. See all participants and terms of the review here. Executive Summary Elevator Pitch Strong Enterprise SAM Contender with dated interface Strengths Flexible and intelligent ‘software counters’ methodology, complex license management features Weaknesses Dated interface, labour intensive customization... 

SAM Managed Services Review line up announced

Which SAM service provider will come out on top? Aspera, Concorde, eTelligent, Flexera Software, ITAMS, Computacenter, SHI and Softline Group are confirmed participants for our upcoming SAM Managed Service Providers review. Our review will delve into the SAM capabilities of companies providing SAM expertise as an ongoing managed service. Our assessment criteria at a glance: SAM Capabilities Conflicts... 

Coming Soon: Review of SAM Managed Service Providers

Of all the qualities we might look for in a SAM Managed Services Provider – proven track record is key. We have the following technology reviews scheduled for publication before the end of 2013 on The ITAM Review: Adobe License Management (in progress now) SAM Managed Service Providers (July / August – see below) Microsoft License Management (September / October) Management of Cloud Based... 

Review: Concorde Solutions Core Control

This independent review of Core Control from Concorde Solutions is part of our 2012 SAM Tools Review. See all participants and terms of the review here. Executive Summary Elevator Pitch Cloud-based License Management solution for large and complex environments Strengths The best action oriented reporting I’ve seen. Aggregator for IT financial decision making Weaknesses Competitors have more...