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  • Pros and Cons of Adobe Creative Cloud

    This article has been contributed by Vincent Brasseur of Flexera Software. On May 6th 2013 Adobe has announced that it will move away from perpetual licenses for Creative Suite products. Following this announcement, since June 17th 2013, all new Creative Suite products are now only...

  • How do you overcome resistance to Enterprise ITAM investments?

    Kris Barker This article has been contributed by Kris Barker, CEO and co-founder of Express Metrix, a leading provider of IT and software asset management tools, and curator of the industry’s first and only Software Audit Forum. CFOs and their peers can be a tough sell when...

  • Self-Service Software Portals – what features are important?

    Brett Husselbaugh The following comment piece is contributed by Brett Husselbaugh, CEO and founder of eTelligent Solutions, an IT Asset Management company. Many organizations are evaluating or are in the process of creating a self-service software portal. The driver is typically...

  • Save £105 per device by managing software

    This article has been contributed by Mark Flynn, UK Managing Director at Snow Software. Vanity purchases for enterprise users Will middle management come clean if they understand how expensive ill-considered purchases can be? Enthusiasm is one of the greatest human traits and we should...

  • Who are the next generation of ITAM professionals?

    David Foxen, Software Asset Manager This article has been contributed by David Foxen, a Software Asset Manager in the UK Note: For the relevance of the article it is important to note that David is aged 23.  When a teacher asks their students what they want to be when they grow...

  • Dipping your toes into ITAM consulting water

    This article has been contributed by Kevin McGrew of AssetGurus. IT Asset Management consulting is an exercise in showing domain expertise to IT managers with no time, no budget and no tolerance for sales speak. Key to winning business is a familiarity with existing asset management...

  • Datacentre RFID set to become $1BN Market

    RFID chip next to a grain of rice (via Wikipedia) This article has been contributed by Jackie Luo, CEO of E-ISG Asset Intelligence. RFID’s application in data centres is on the way to becoming a $1 billion business. A new survey released by Frost & Sullivan says that the RFID...