News & Analysis of the ITAM industry

The ITAM Review offers the latest news and insights within the ITAM field to keep you informed of the latest updates and best practices in the area. Our newsroom covers important topics in IT Asset Management, Software Asset Management and Software Licensing. Below you will find all of our articles in chronological order, then filtered into four main categories: News & Analysis, Best Practice, Audits and Software Publishers.
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    AI is Revolutionizing IT Asset Management: Early Research

    The preliminary results of a global study by the ITAM Forum have unveiled crucial insights into the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) in the IT Asset Management (ITAM) industry. The findings show a growing use of ...
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  • ITAM Insights 2023 report

    Disruption comes in threes: Double-digit software price rises, “license gouging” and vendor M&A activity creates uncertainty for CIOs and ITAM in 2023. Read our analysis of the "stories that shook the ITAM world," - a collation of the most notable ITAM events from the last 12 months and analysis of their impact going forward.
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    ITAM is an investment in cybersecurity, not a cost

    In the following article, Rishi Simbudyal from Teqtivity explains why ITAM is so critical to cyber security, and why cybersecurity professionals need ITAM more than ever. According to IBM’s Cost of a Data Breach Report, the ...
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  • FinOps Guide for ITAM Managers: Free download

    Successfully bridging the gap between ITAM & FinOps will be a huge boost to ITAM within any organisation, and bring demonstrable business benefits too. To help ITAM managers better understand and navigate FinOps, we have created this short, FREE guide for our readers.
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  • Survey Results - The Results So Far...

    A few weeks back I published a survey asking which research was most popular. See the original article here. The results so far are. Enterprise SAM Tools (Most Popular) Microsoft SCCM Add-Ons Tools for Virtual Environments ...
  • End User Review: Express Software Manager V9.0 [90%]

    Express Software Manager V9.0 Estate Size. ~ 580 (27% Desktops, 60% Laptops, 13% Servers) Reviewer. Systems Administrator, Environmental Engineering
  • Quick Web Survey - Please Help Steer Future Research, Your Opinion Counts

    With the Mid-Market SAM Software Group Test published I am now turning my attention to future reports to develop for the ITAM Review. I recently published the most popular articles over the first year of the ...
  • ITAM Industry News Round-Up

    Aspera – release version 3.0 of SmartTrack Avocent LANDesk – release LANDesk Management Suite 9 and LANDesk Security Suite 9 FrontRange Solutions – Product Webinar Series IAITAM – Results from 2009 Annual Conference Survey – IT ...
  • A Big Thank You

    The ITAM Review is one year old this week. A big thank you to all the readers, contributors and supporters who have helped the site grow over the last year. If you would like to contribute ...
  • Express Metrix, FrontRange Solutions or Snow Software - Which is Best?

    I am celebrating one year of the ITAM Review with my first published report; Express Metrix vs. FrontRange Vs. Snow Software – Which is the best mid-market SAM Software? You can grab a preview of the ...
  • ITAM Tools - Chinese Whispers, Rhetoric and Folklore

    Having worked at Centennial Software (now FrontRange Solutions) for six years I must admit to having a bit of a soft-spot for their product ‘Discovery’. However it has been quite an eye-opener to review the technology ...
  • End User Review: KACE KBOX Systems Management and Deployment Appliances V3.0 and V5.0 [74%]

    Estate Size. ~ 450 Desktops (25% MAC), Forecasted Total 600-700 Reviewer. Matt Garland, Network Manager, Isambard Community School Most new starters in an IT team have to deal with a patchwork quilt of legacy systems and ...
  • ITAM Industry News Round-Up

    Absolute Software – Launches ‘GeoFencing’ – The ability to put a virtual perimeter around a mobile asset. Get notified when assets go outside their dedicated quarantine area. Avocent LANDesk – Emerson Electric To Buy Avocent For ...
  • IAITAM Conference 2010

    Rumour has it IAITAM will be planning a European based conference in 2011. I think this would be very well received by the European SAM and ITAM community. Meanwhile, hot on the heels of their conference ...

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