IT Service Managers who need help finding cost savings to prepare their budgets for Brexit can look to IT Asset Managers who have the tools and information to cut costs on software and hardware assets.
Some organizations might move away from the cloud while citing security and budgetary concerns. IT Asset Managers can use the Financial Management and Vendor Management KPAs to see if they are getting the value they were expecting from cloud-based services.
While AI might help IT Asset Managers keep track of inventory and automate discovery tools, practitioners also should be aware that an AI device might require its own license or that contracts and policies could change as AI is integrated into software and hardware.
As a Software Asset Manager, are you ready for Jan. 14? That’s the day Microsoft will end its support for Windows 7 and patches for IT Security no longer will be available.
Technology and the laws regarding technology have changed drastically throughout the decade.
Employees frequently do not understand their role in keeping data safe, which is why ITAM is so crucial.
In 2020, IAITAM predicts that the IT Asset Manager will need to adjust their duties and team relationships as technology and business evolve in the New Year.
The hazardous liquid was contaminated with a material commonly found in IT assets, hexavalent chromium. Properly disposing IT assets is vital to protecting the planet and those who live on it.
The IT Asset Disposition market is projected to increase in the oncoming years, especially in the North American region and in Europe. Organizations are realizing the benefits of IT Asset Disposition.
Using the Communication & Education KPA and working with IT Security to establish strong password policies can help IT Asset Managers ensure their end users’ passwords will not end up on the 2020 worst password list.