Join Rich Gibbons from The ITAM Review and Brian Alder from Flexera on Thursday 12th May 2022 at 4pm BST to learn how ITAM + FinOps = Better Together.
ITAM and FinOps working together is better for everyone, and the business overall. Using data from the latest Flexera State of the Cloud Report 2022 as a foundation, Rich Gibbons and Brian Adler will demonstrate that IT Asset Management includes the cloud and discuss how collaboration leads to greater value, recognition, and success.
Now is the time that IT asset management (ITAM), SAM and hardware asset management (HAM) teams need to capitalize on building better processes and relationships across the organization with their FinOps counterparts. ITAM, SAM, HAM and FinOps teams are all working toward a common goal of optimizing asset usage and management.
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Rich has almost 15 years’ experience in the world of IT and software licensing, having been both a software sales manager for a VAR and a Microsoft licensing endorsed trainer.
A Northerner renowned for his shirts, Rich is a fan of most films, Hip-Hop, travel, football in general (and specifically MUFC), Marvel and reading as many books as possible. Finding ways to combine these with software licensing is always fun.
Brian Adler is the Sr. Director of Cloud Market Strategy at Flexera. He is responsible for providing thought leadership to customers, prospects, and the l IT community regarding the technical aspects of organizational cloud journeys, from strategy, adoption, migration, and cost optimization. Prior to Flexera, he was a cloud infrastructure and operations analyst at Gartner, providing guidance and insight to enterprise clients during all phases of cloud adoption. Brian also spent over eight years at RightScale (acquired by Flexera in 2018) as the Director of Enterprise Architecture, assisting clients with the adoption and integration of the RightScale Cloud Management Platform.