ITAM News & Analysis

This page combines news with our analysis of issues affecting the ITAM industry, including software publisher stories, ITAM/SAM tools developments and launches, mergers & acquisitions and any other IT news which is pertinent for the ITAM professional to know about.
  • ITAM Industry News Round-Up

    News Industry News. BSA wins US $3.3 Million Settlement against Japanese manufacturer, Kansai, for software license infringement Vendor News. NetSupport DNA releases new version of it’s Service Desk Vendor News. Express Metrix Express Software Manager now ...
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  • USU Buys Majority Stake In Aspera

    Consolidation in the ITAM industry continues as Aspera and USU announce a strategic partnership. USU has bought a 51% stake in the License Management specialist (for around 3M Euros) with a view to acquiring the company ...
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  • 2010 Tools Census Update: Scalable Software Tops Satisfaction Survey

    Votes for the 2010 tools census have passed the 150 mark so I have compiled a quick update on the votes so far. To take part in The ITAM Review tools census click here. Tool Satisfaction ...
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  • The ITAM Review Continues to Grow

    The ITAM Review was 18 months old in May. A continued big thank you to all the readers, contributors and supporters who have helped the site grow. If you would like to contribute or collaborate with ...
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  • Flexera Software Vendor Profile

    I am pleased to announce that Flexera Software is the first ITAM Vendor to complete their expanded vendor profile within the new Vendor Directory. Unlike the rest of The ITAM Review, which aims to be educational ...
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  • BCS / ITSMF Configuration Management Conference 8th June 2010 (London,UK)

    The Configuration Management Specialist Group (CMSG) are holding their annual conference on the 8th June. The event covers all aspects of configuration management with speakers from Sainsbury’s, Fujitsu, BWIN, Bytes, Infosys, CGI, The Met Office. Vizim ...
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  • Sassafras Wins CODiE Award for Best Asset Management Solution

    K2 – KeyAuditor & KeyServer, from Sassafras Software, has been named the Best Asset Management Solution in the 2010 CODiE Awards competition. The award was presented to Sassafras Software by the Software and Information Industry Association ...
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  • Express Software Manager 9.5 Preview

    I recently had the opportunity to preview an early release of the latest version of Express Software Manager, from Express Metrix. The most notable development in Express Software Manager 9.5 is the new purchasing module which ...
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  • Flexera Software Buys ManageSoft

    Flexera Software (formerly Acresso) has strengthened their technology portfolio in the Enterprise level SAM software space with the acquisition of ManageSoft. Flexera Software has a focus on high end applications in the
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