The ITAM Review

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Tag: SAM Maturity

Articles

  • Infographic: Building the business case for ITAM

    As a result of our recent research into the business case for ITAM sponsored by Cireson, it is clear that software audits continue to dominate the industry as organizations admit to vendor audits being one of the biggest drivers for investment in ITAM and organizations are over-compensating...

  • Whitepaper: Six stages to building a valuable SAM practice

    I recently co-authored a whitepaper with Jim Barrett from Dimension Data entitled “Six stages to building a valuable SAM practice”. You can find a direct link to the whitepaper here (no registration required). Executive Summary This paper provides a modern and practical approach...

  • The ITAM Review 12 Box Assessment Model

    We’ve completed a number of SAM maturity assessments for end user organisations over the last few years. Companies typically want an external and independent perspective on their current status and some pointers on what to do next. For organisations looking at their SAM maturity,...

  • Microsoft SAM Optimization Model vs. ISO/IEC 19770-1

    David Bicket of M-Assure presented an update on ISO activity across the SAM Industry at the BCS SAM Networking event in London last week. One development David mentioned was a recent update to the Microsoft SAM Optimization model. David mentioned the material had been updated by...