The EU is considering instating the Digital Services Act, which is building on the e-Commerce Directive of 2000. It contains two main pillars that are geared to enhance the governance across online platforms, and improve the competition among online platforms. IT Asset Managers will need to pay close attention to how this Act will affect their ITAM program, especially with how the second pillar will impact cloud licensing and license transfers.
The International Association of IT Asset Managers (IAITAM) is the largest organization providing education, certification and thought leadership to the management of IT as a business. IT Asset Management is the management of hardware, software, mobile and other technology to maximize the value to the organization.