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Author: Martin Thompson

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  • What’s the difference between ITAM and CMDB?

    Whiteboard Wednesday Episode 11: What’s the difference between ITAM and CMDB? Whiteboard Wednesday is me, a whiteboard and learning about all things IT Asset Management (ITAM), every Wednesday! This week, ITAM and CMDB. What the difference is, how could we potentially work together? Youtubehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8KYqb4SJVpQ Please...

  • Hardware Asset Management Survey and Free T-Shirt Giveaway

    Win one of three ITAM Review cotton polo shirts, whilst also contributing towards our Hardware Asset Management (HAM) community survey. Thanks to Claire Stanton (Pictured), one of three winners from our last giveaway in December, posing for a selfie in her ITAM Review polo shirt! Hardware...

  • What is a CMDB?

    Whiteboard Wednesday Episode 10: What is a CMDB? Whiteboard Wednesday is me, a whiteboard and learning about all things IT Asset Management (ITAM), every Wednesday! This week, CMDB. What is a CMDB and what value does it bring? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qynKGhVyYCE Please like,...

  • Selling ITAM to the boss on one sheet of A4

    Whiteboard Wednesday Episode 9: Selling ITAM to the boss on one sheet of A4 Whiteboard Wednesday is me, a whiteboard and learning about all things IT Asset Management (ITAM), every Wednesday! This week, how do I sell the proposition of ITAM to my boss, the C-suite, on one sheet of...

  • 1 year review – ITAM Forum

    1 year review – ITAM Forum, formed April 2020. One year of the ITAM Forum! This April marks the first anniversary of the formation of the ITAM Forum. In this article, I’ll look at why we formed, the guiding principles we developed along the way and the great milestones we...

  • IT Procurement and ITAM working in partnership

    “IT procurement is the burger between the buns of IT and supplier market” In this podcast I chat with Harinder Bansal, Head of IT Procurement at Motability Finance. I first connected with Harinder when he posted a poll, and subsequent artcle, on LinkedIn entitled “Should...

  • What’s the difference between IT Inventory and Discovery

    Whiteboard Wednesday Episode 8: What is the difference between IT Inventory and Discovery Whiteboard Wednesday is me, a whiteboard and learning about all things IT Asset Management (ITAM), every Wednesday! This week, Inventory and Discovery. What do they mean? Why are they important? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8KYqb4SJVpQ Please...

  • How to save money on user licensing models

    Whiteboard Wednesday Episode 7: How to save money on user licensing models Whiteboard Wednesday is me, a whiteboard and learning about all things IT Asset Management (ITAM), every Wednesday! This week we look at user licensing. What is it? How do I save money? https://youtu.be/E40kw3–eH0 Please...

  • What IT Assets should I be managing?

    Whiteboard Wednesday Episode 6: What IT Assets should I be managing? Whiteboard Wednesday is me, a whiteboard and learning about all things IT Asset Management (ITAM), every Wednesday! This week we look at choosing which IT assets to manage to avoid overwhelm and deliver value to...

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