There are countless reasons why implementing a successful ITAM program is difficult. Most organizations have multiple departments, managers, and personnel that must work together to accomplish company goals. But ITAM fails most often because companies mistakenly look to an ITAM or SAM tool to solve all their problems. Instead, they should focus on the critical aspects of successful execution, not least of which are process, policies, and standards.
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.