The ITAM Review is one year old this week. A big thank you to all the readers, contributors and supporters who have helped the site grow over the last year.
Below is a summary of the hottest topics over the last year plus a snapshot of the site statistics:
Most Popular Articles*
- Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager SAM Add-Ons (January 2009)
- Agent Vs Agentless (May 2009)
- Ten Leaks In Your Software Management Process (April 2009)
- Ten Things To Consider Before Signing Your Next Microsoft Agreement (March 2009)
- IT Asset Disposition Best Practice (August 2009)
- Licensing in Virtual Environments – Six Steps to Containing Costs (April 2009)
- What is IT Asset Management? (September 2009)
- Defrosting SAM Budgets with Managed Services (March 2009)
- The Software Compliance Calendar (April 2009)
- Revolutionising the Identification and Management of Software (June 2009)
- A Free Tactic To Save Thousands in Licensing (January 2009)
- Software Asset Management (August 2009)
- Why SAM Projects Fail (February 2009)
- Accreditations, Affiliations and Career Paths in SAM and ITAM (May 2009)
- New SAM Tool Checklist (May 2009)
Most Popular Pages*
- Vendor Director
- Partner Directory
- ITAM Reviews
- Category / IT Asset Management
- Category / Software Asset Management
- ~ 40% Traffic From Search Engines
- ~ 30% From Referring Sites
- ~ 30% Direct Traffic
- ~ 45% End Users
- ~ 40% Resellers/Partners, Consultants, Trusted Advisors
- ~ 15% Software Vendors
Top Ten Visitor Locations*
48,313 Page Views from 120 Countries
*By number of visitors November 1st 2008 to November 1st 2009.
** Based on The ITAM Review reader survey.
About Martin Thompson
Martin is also the founder of ITAM Forum, a not-for-profit trade body for the ITAM industry created to raise the profile of the profession and bring an organisational certification to market. On a voluntary basis Martin is a contributor to ISO WG21 which develops the ITAM International Standard ISO/IEC 19770.
He is also the author of the book "Practical ITAM - The essential guide for IT Asset Managers", a book that describes how to get started and make a difference in the field of IT Asset Management. In addition, Martin developed the PITAM training course and certification.
Prior to founding the ITAM Review in 2008 Martin worked for Centennial Software (Ivanti), Silicon Graphics, CA Technologies and Computer 2000 (Tech Data).
When not working, Martin likes to Ski, Hike, Motorbike and spend time with his young family.
Connect with Martin on LinkedIn.