Antitrust issues with software licensing have been increasing. Since the antitrust cases have been increasing, government investigations have also been increasing. While an IT Asset Manager needs to try to reach the organization’s goals, they may also need to have a conversation about how the organization can be hurt by antitrust actions. IT Asset Managers can see the potential legal ramifications that may soon develop, and the risks may outweigh the gain of continuing antitrust behavior.
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.