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Webinar: Boost Business Resilience with Hardware Asset Management

  • Tuesday, September 15th

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Tuesday 15 September 2020

About this event

Join industry experts AJ Witt from The ITAM Review, Bryan Blackburn from ServiceNow and David Foxen from SAM Beast Consulting Ltd on Tuesday, September 15th at 12pm EDT / 9am PDT as we discuss how to boost business resilience with Hardware Asset Management.

Strategic cost-cutting isn’t a new business strategy by any means, but it is now becoming increasingly critical for business resilience and growth. As a quick path to value and savings, IT teams are taking a deep look into their asset estate to determine what’s owned, what’s being used, where everything is (physically or virtually), and how much everything costs. The insight gained is not only helping identify and reduce IT waste but is also revealing inefficiencies in hardware asset management (HAM) processes and activities.​

By tracking the full asset lifecycle, you can provide quality IT services to your employees, strategically plan for asset refreshes, and create workflows that simplify and automate how HAM is done—while adding value across the organization.

In this webinar, you will learn:​

  • Some of the common challenges managing assets in a dynamic business environment
  • How to identify opportunities to reduce asset cost and simplify asset management processes​
  • Best practices on how to implement HAM quickly
  • How to engage stakeholders and boost business resilience with HAM as a strategic, C-level priority​


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Who should attend

  • IT Asset Managers
  • ITAM Analysts
  • HAM Professionals
  • CIOs
  • Senior IT Decision Makers
  • IT Asset Managers
  • Software Asset Managers
  • Software Licensing Specialists
  • Service Delivery Managers


  • Welcome, opening remarks and market overview​
  • Discussion,​ between AJ, David & Bryan
  • Live Q&A


AJ Witt, ITAM Industry Analyst, The ITAM Review

AJ Witt is ITAM Industry Analyst at The ITAM Review. Previous to joining the ITAM Review team in April 2018, he was Software Asset Manager for Carnival UK, operators of the P&O & Cunard cruise lines. Coming from a background in IT Infrastructure, technical operations, & IT Security & Compliance, AJ is well-placed to share his experience of how dynamic SAM teams can build mutually-beneficial stakeholder engagement.


Bryan Blackburn, Product Marketing Manager, ServiceNow

As a Pacific Northwest native, I enjoy camping in the mountains, backpacking into nature, drinking strong coffee—and of course, helping IT Asset Management teams drive down their technology debt with the most innovative SAM and HAM solutions working together on a native CMDB.




David Foxen, Founder & Principal Consultant, SAM Beast Consulting Ltd

David is an award winning ITAM professional and currently the Principal Consultant for SAM Beast Consulting Ltd, helping customers implement and mature successful IT Asset Management functions.

He has already implemented a successful IT Asset Management structure in a number of organizations. He has also saved millions of dollars via contract renegotiation, internal audits and optimizing existing licenses. He has previously held a number of SAM roles including SAM Evangelist, ITAM Director, Global Software Asset Manager, Software Asset Manager and Software Asset Analyst.

Always looking to learn, he is very enthusiastic and passionate about software asset management, IT Asset Management, Mobile Asset Management and software licensing.







Why you should attend

  • Cost – This Webinar is FREE.
  • Convenience -You can participate in the webinar from a location of your choosing.  No travelling/ travel costs involved.
  • Interaction – You have the opportunity to communicate and ask questions with the presenter and peers.




Testimonials and reviews

‘Really good & interactive’

‘Great presentation! Thanks so much for putting these together. I look forward to next month!!’

‘Thanks this is well-aimed and helped me to think about next steps I should be taking’.

‘The session was very informative with excellent examples’

‘I like your webinars. They are topical and informative – and I really appreciate that they are much more than a sales pitch for the presenting company.’


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