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Articles

  • Hornbill & Certero Announce Partnership

    Aiming to create a harmonious marriage of IT management interests this month are Hornbill Service Management and Certero who have announced a new strategic partnership. The firms say that they realise we are “far beyond” simply managing printers and laptops on a network in terms...

  • Quocirca Research: Don’t “sweat” IT assets, liberate them!

    Clive Longbottom, Quocirca Quocirca analyst and technology commentator extraordinaire Clive Longbottom has seen a few IT asset management scenarios come and go in his time. Appropriately then, the ITAM Review now gets to quiz Longbottom on his recent white paper entitled Don’t sweat...

  • Defining Our ITAM Identity

    By Adrian Bridgwater, Editor.  Can a LinkedIn discussion transmogrify into a technical analysis editorial piece? That is what I wanted to find out by starting some level of discussion on the ITAM Review’s LinkedIn conversation board when I suggested that it might be prudent to...

  • Not on Twitter? 8 Excellent Resources You Might Have Missed

    The following nuggets of IT Management wisdom were delivered via twitter. Free Gartner Tutorial – How to Set Up Software Asset Management Directions On Microsoft Newsletter Volume Licensing from Microsoft Windows XP Market Share Increases in January 7 Excellent Virtualization Infographics BMC...

  • Running Your SAM Department Like a Business

    This is a follow up article to ‘Our Software Licensing is a Mess – Where Do We Start?” It is aimed at SAM beginners. SAM can touch all areas of the enterprise. I’ve often heard organizations describe their new Asset Management implementation as ‘Opening Pandora’s Box’....

  • How Well is ITAM Integrated into ITSM?

    Back in August I conducted a survey into how ITAM is integrated into ITSM. Thank you to all those who took the time to participate. I believe there is a great opportunity to bring ITAM and ITSM closer together for mutual benefit. This survey asked how ITAM was positioned within the...

  • Reader Review: Dell KACE Systems Management Appliances

    Introduction Reader Reviews – ITAM Review readers sharing their opinions on ITAM tools, technology and services. This review has been written by three ITAM Review readers. Our thanks to Lainie, Bill and Tim for taking the time to share their views on the Dell KACE Systems Management...