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TAM, SAM and software license management are continually-evolving disciplines. At the same time, the remit for ITAM continues to expand as the industry matures. What was cutting edge just a few years ago is ITAM bread-and-butter today. Keep you and your team up-to-date on the latest ITAM practices here.
  • “Get out there and see what more ITAM can do” ITAM Forum podcast

    “Get out there and see what more ITAM can do” ITAM Forum podcast

    AJ Witt recently interviewed Rachel Ryan for the ITAM Forum’s latest Change Makers podcast series. Below is an extract from the accompanying article. Click here if you would like to listen to the full episode If ...
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  • 60% of IT Leaders Don’t Know Which Apps They Have: Torii SaaS report 

    60% of IT Leaders Don’t Know Which Apps They Have: Torii SaaS report 

    According to a new SaaS report from Torii which looks into the levels of collaboration between IT teams and the wider business, 60% of IT professionals are in the dark when it comes to understanding their ...
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  • Are take-back programs key to circular supply chains?

    Are take-back programs key to circular supply chains?

    Take-back programs have always been a staple in ITAM. But they soon may become a more vital part of an industry in need of financial and environmental efficiencies. Jeffrey Jones, CEO of Apto Solutions explores. Take-back ...
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  • SaaS Management in Sustainable IT

    SaaS Management in Sustainable IT

    At the ITAM Review we continue to hear from companies and ITAM managers wishing to make their IT operations more sustainable. The rising profile of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) topics means that this is becoming ...
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  • ITAM & decoupling: Smart Fringe Solutions for a Better World

    ITAM & decoupling: Smart Fringe Solutions for a Better World

    Jan Hoogstrate and Astrid Wynne of Free ICT Europe discuss ITAM’s role in decoupling economic growth from resource consumption as we all stride for a more sustainable future. Governments across the globe are looking at ways to promote ...
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  • Build the business case for ITAM (part 2)

    Build the business case for ITAM (part 2)

    This is part 2 of Brandon Smeets’s and Johan West’s article which looks at how ITAM can build a business case beyond the more traditional ITAM disciplines of cost savings, cost avoidance and risk mitigation. In Part 1 they explored ...
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  • As IT spending shifts to the cloud, ITAM must evolve

    As IT spending shifts to the cloud, ITAM must evolve

    As IT spending shifts to the cloud, ITAM must evolve. In this article we explore the implications for ITAM of the main findings from Flexera’s 2022 Tech Spend Pulse, where the top priorities for technology initiatives continue ...
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  • Proactive Steps for Managing Cloud Costs

    Proactive Steps for Managing Cloud Costs

    Cloud usage and cloud spend continue to grow. Spend on infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) and software-as-a-service (SaaS) was predicted to reach well over $200 billion by 2020—and that was before COVID-19 accelerated many organisations’ moves to the cloud. ...
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  • Build the business case for ITAM (part 1)

    Build the business case for ITAM (part 1)

    One of our editorial focuses for September is building the business case for ITAM. How do ITAM teams extend their reach within their organizations, build trust, and win the support (and budget) of the board? Expanding ...
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