The ITAM Review

News, reviews and resources for worldwide ITAM, SAM and Licensing professionals.

Author: Martin Thompson

Articles

  • ITAM during a pandemic, radio show for March 2020

    UK government holding their first digital cabinet via Zoom ITAM during a pandemic In the ITAM Review radio show for March 2020 the team share how their working lives have changed in the last month since the outbreak of the Corona virus. We discuss how their companies have responded...

  • ITAM during a crisis: back to basics

    ITAM in a crisis – back to basics November 2008 Do you remember what you were doing in November 2008? Obama beat McCain to become America’s first black-American president (Yes we can). “Slumdog millionaire” and “Quantum of Solace” were in the cinema and Beyonce was...

  • ITAM Trade Body progress report

    ITAM Forum – Introduction In November last year I announced the launch of a new trade body to push the ITAM industry forward. See: New Global trade body announced to push the industry forward “ITAM Forum” is being formed and will formally launch next month. Learn more at www.itamf.org. This...

  • Travelex ransomware attack and the perils of IT mismanagement

    The Travelex ransomware attack demonstrates the perils of IT mismanagement for digitised companies. In this month’s radio show the team discuss how the Travelex attack happened and the role of IT Asset Management teams.  The ITAM Review Monthly Radio Show for January 2020 starring: Martin...

  • Excellence Awards Shortlist for 2020 announced

    Excellence Awards Shortlist We’re back for our fifth year of The ITAM Review Excellence Awards and we’re thrilled to announce that we received over 130 nominations from 19 countries!  Building on the success of our 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 awards, our quest continues to shine...

  • The secrets to ITAM technology success – Community Survey

    What are the secrets to success with ITAM tooling and ITAM Managed Services providers – please share your experiences Secrets to ITAM Technology Success What are the secrets to success with ITAM tools and managed service providers? I would like to revisit research first conducted...

  • Damning evidence in support of Oracle cloud fraud

    NYSE: ORCL – It is alleged that Oracle artificially inflated its cloud sales numbers by offloading cloud products to customers under the duress of audit or by offering heavy discounts to on-premises contracts. Oracle Cloud Fraud – Supporting evidence Anecdotes collated...