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Tag: Governance

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  • Podcast Episode 48: ‘Datacentre Governance’

    In this Podcast, I speak with Roger Mallet of Aspera to have a chat about the current SAM Market and to pick his brains on governance in the Datacentre. Podcast Topics Roger’s background in IT SAM in Germany vs the UK The current SAM Market Governance in the Datacentre Core...

  • How to beat Azure and AWS sprawl?

    Readers tell me Azure and AWS sessions face the same sprawl challenges as virtual machines or really useful apps How readily are organisations adopting cloud-computing platforms such as Microsoft Azure and Amazon AWS? What are the blockers to adopting this kind of elastic computing...

  • Coming Soon: An Asset Repository Battle

    Let the battle begin! We’re excited to be kicking off our research briefings next week for our competitive analysis on Asset Repository. Scheduled for publication in February, vendors confirmed to participate so far include: Axios Systems ServiceNow The research will highlight...

  • Shaking off SAM’s ‘solitary’ stereotype

    Generally, when we refer to SAM within an organisation, it tends to imply the singular and a function that’s the responsibility of a solitary SAM professional. This perception seems to exist regardless of the size of organisation. Whilst that may have been the case in the early...

  • SureCloud delivers BI into governance & risk cloud

    SureCloud has brought a business analytics (BI) proposition into its IT Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution portfolio. The SureCloud platform will now be augmented with a BI tool designed to help organisations gain insight into areas of supply...

  • Business Drivers for SAM Adoption

    This is the second article from my SAM research project with Stephen Mann from Forrester Research looking at the partner / supplier element of our research. See also ‘Which services do SAM partners offer?‘. This time we simply asked suppliers/partners and resellers “In...