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IT Asset Management (ITAM)

Crossing the Finish Line: What I Learned at SITS 2019

Last week I attended my first ever SITS conference. For those who don’t know, SITS is the Service Desk and IT Support Show hosted at ExCel London. It is a two-day event focused on IT Service Management and IT Asset Management. To be honest, I was a little nervous going in, since IT conferences can …

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SAP License Optimization: Why Automating Classifications of SAP Users Is a Must

My name is Brandon Gaovongphet and I am the managing director for the Americas at Xpandion, an Ivanti One certified partner and Gold Sponsor at this year’s Ivanti Interchange 2019 in Nashville. We are looking forward to showcasing our products and talking to Ivanti customers about SAP license optim…

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IT Asset Management Offers Public Sector Savings, Boosts Compliance

With flat budgets and more projects to do, government agencies need to find ways to optimize their IT spend.  The Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA), introduced in 2013, is the United States government example for using policy to reduce wasteful spending.  Whether your ag…

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Why Asset Management Is the Most Important Security Control

The first five controls in the CIS Top 20 identify two controls relating to asset management. Numbers one and two talk about managing hardware and software assets. The question comes up pretty frequently: Why would managing assets be the single most important thing a company can do to improve securi…

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Optimize Cost Through End to End IT Asset Management

Asset management has been a topic of discussion for most organizations in the recent past for valid reasons. Purchase and maintenance of assets has been a concern for most of the growing organizations and involves continuous investment. IT Asset Management (ITAM) is been considered as a separate seg…

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Can You See the Future? IT Predictions for 2019 and Beyond

AI, security breaches, voice automation, a rise in flip phone sales... these are just a few of the IT predictions people are making for 2019 and beyond. Here are some of the IT predictions we've received: AI and voice automation are going to be the trend. AI will continue to become more a…

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UEM vs. ITAM – What’s the Difference?

In 1996, Washington, DC and its surrounding communities were hit with a tremendous snow storm causing businesses to shut down across the entire region. Today, advances in technology allow people to work from almost anywhere, eliminating “snow day” shutdowns for most office workers. Mobility solutio…

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