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Siwel: How to Handle a Publisher Request for a SAM Engagement

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Join Siwel’s Larry Person as he guides us through how to approach a SAM engagement with a software vendor. Learn more about: – Questions you should ask the publisher prior to making any commitment to participate in a SAM engagement – Available options, including what could happen if you refuse – How best to manage the engagement and its possible outcomes if you decide to proceed

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Dynamic ITAD: Must-Ask Questions for Evaluating an IT Asset Disposition Vendor

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There are so many aspects to consider when looking for the right vendor to reuse or recycle your IT assets, it can be difficult to even know where to start. Data security, environmental and legislative compliance, and maximizing asset recovery value (ROI) are three primary concerns, but how can you be sure you’ve addressed all of the key considerations to know you’re making the right choice? Join us for this informational Webinar to learn the critical, must-ask questions when evaluating IT asset disposition (ITAD) providers to ensure: Protection from data breaches, potentially resulting in fines, penalties, and damage to your …

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Oomnitza: Actionable Asset Data to Improve Decision-Making

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You have all sorts of data about your the machines that power your business. But leveraging that data into actionable insights is even more challenging than ever. Tasks like forecasting future asset spend, predicting end-of-life cycles and maintaining adequate inventory in all your locations are still challenging. Join IAITAM host Oomnitza for this webinar to learn the way the best companies in the world turn their asset management information into actionable intel.

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Snow Software: How to Build Effective IT Asset Management

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As pressure on organizations to provide transparency into IT spending continues to increase, stakeholders with access to technology entitlement and consumption insight are uniquely positioned to provide the information and insight necessary to identify genuine cost saving and risk management opportunities while clarifying the link between technology cost and business benefit. By implementing a robust and effective program, IT leaders can work with multiple stakeholders across the organization to optimize IT costs in a way that supports business priorities. Join IAITAM as Snow Software discusses how to put in place the governance, processes and people necessary to build an effective …

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OpeniT: How Maersk Oil Proactively Manage their Software Assets

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Maersk Oil needed to cut costs in response to the downward trend in oil prices that started in 2014. Like many large corporations, they knew that they were not utilizing software efficiently enough and that they had to take a hard look at how their software assets were utilized. But where to start such a task? Maersk Oil started out by defining an internal initiative: Project SLOE – Software License Optimization and Entitlement. The goal was to increase the maturity level of the management and administration of Maersk Oil technical software licenses. Join IAITAM and OpeniT for a presentation and …

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CASCADE ASSET MANAGEMENT: 2018 ITAD Benchmarking Report and its Value Add

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The average resale value of retired laptops is $83.59 (up 7.3% from last year). There’s been a 23% increase in employees using their phones for work last year. Two-thirds of firms track their network devices to final disposition. Learn more about these statistics and other IT Asset Disposition trends as Neil Peters-Michaud (CHAMP, MBA, CEO of Cascade Asset Management) walks through findings from the 4th Annual ITAD Benchmarking Report. This report was built from data compiled through (1) a November 2017 survey that represented organizations with a collective employment of more than 160,000 people, (2) an evaluation of more than …

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Aspera: 3 Steps to for Rock Solid SAM in 2018

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You’ve got SAM – in some state or another. But in 2018 you want to accelerate your SAM program, meet your organization’s changing needs and reach beyond basic software compliance! In this webinar Robbie Plourde helps you identify your stage of SAM maturity and defines a crystal clear plan for involving stakeholders in your SAM program: move beyond compliance and take a strategic approach to delivering ITAM progress. Using real-life SAM success stories as a guide, learn to promote ITAM internally within your company, evangelizing with key stakeholders and how best to spread the word regarding the benefits and ongoing …

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Siwel: Basic ILMT Skills for IT

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The IBM License Metric Tool (ILMT) is not a single server that collects license usage information for IBM products, although its name makes it sound that way. ILMT is a series of several IBM products working together to capture, extract and compute license usage – an infrastructure that your SAM team uses to manage IBM licenses. These IBM products require different technical skills in order to support the entire infrastructure. But if you’re new to supporting ILMT, mastering the different skills could become overwhelming. During this webinar, you’ll learn what the ILMT building blocks are and how they work together …