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  • Tips for Effective Internal Networking

    This article has been contributed by Kylie Fowler. Regular columnist and Analyst at The ITAM Review. It is well recognised that networking is an important skill for professionals, however most of the information about networking available on the internet and in books is aimed squarely...

  • What REALLY Happens During an Audit (Part 3 of 3)

    This is part three of a three part series. Read the first part here. This article has been contributed by Kylie Fowler. Regular columnist and Analyst at The ITAM Review. Once you have pulled the deployment and entitlement data together, it must be compared to identify if there are...

  • What REALLY Happens During an Audit (Part 2 of 3)

    This is part two of a three part series. Read the first part here. This article has been contributed by Kylie Fowler. Regular columnist and Analyst at The ITAM Review. Data Gathering On the face of it, an audit is simple. You establish what is deployed on your estate, you establish...

  • The Twelve ITAM Days of Christmas

    Seasons greetings from The ITAM Review. Regular columnist and Analyst Kylie Fowler helps us capture the festive spirit! 🙂 The Twelve ITAM Days of Christmas… On the first day of Christmas my IT Asset Manager gave to me a spreadsheet of license keys On the second day of Christmas...

  • What REALLY Happens During an Audit (Part 1 of 3)

    This article has been contributed by Kylie Fowler. Regular columnist and Analyst at The ITAM Review. 1. I’ve had a request for an audit… what do I do now? Most audit requests come through as a letter or an email addressed to a senior manager or Officer of the company. If it doesn’t...

  • Stakeholder Management for ITAM Practitioners

    This article has been contributed by Kylie Fowler. Regular columnist and Analyst at The ITAM Review. Stakeholder management is the art (and yes, it is an art!) of managing those people and groups who have an effect on your ITAM activities as well as those who themselves are affected...

  • The Dos and Don’ts of ROI

    Kylie Fowler This article has been contributed by Kylie Fowler. Regular columnist and Analyst at The ITAM Review. My last article ‘Calculating Return on Investment’ discussed how to calculate the ROI of an ITAM Programme. This follow-on article looks at some of the Dos and Don’ts...

  • How to Calculate Return on Investment (ROI)

    This article has been contributed by Kylie Fowler. Regular columnist and Analyst at The ITAM Review. Most ITAM Practitioners will come across the concept of Return on Investment (ROI) when researching how to build a business case for ITAM. There is a lot of literature available which...

  • MSDN Subscriptions Quick Guide (Part 2 of 2)

    This article has been contributed by Kylie Fowler. Regular columnist and Analyst at The ITAM Review. This is the second article in the two part series: Part One – Understanding Your Benefits and Obligations Part Two – Maximise the benefits and minimise the risks See Part...

  • MSDN Subscriptions Quick Guide (Part 1 of 2)

    This article has been contributed by Kylie Fowler. Regular columnist and Analyst at The ITAM Review. This article is the first part of a two part series: Part One – Understanding Your Benefits and Obligations Part Two – Maximise the benefits and minimise the risks Part...