Reduce Cost on your next PC Deployment IT Asset Management is a business discipline which involves maintaining complete, current and accurate records about your hardware and software assets and using that data to make informed decisions about your IT spend. An organization that adopts ITAM and focuses on all phases of an asset’s lifecycle from planning, procurement, [...]
Leasing IT equipment can reduce the cost of IT ownership, but only if you know how to manage your End of lease process. Due to the short life cycles of IT equipment these days, Leasing has many benefits, not only from a cash flow perspective, but having the flexibility to add and replace IT equipment on [...]
The decision to implement an Asset Management program is often due to the fact that the current status of an organization’s assets is a mess. Whether due to a merger, IT re-structure or a simple case of business processes not keeping up with the organic growth of a company, many IT departments find themselves in [...]
To achieve maximum return, don’t put off your IT Disposal. Make sure your IT Disposal strategy includes a focus on remarketing, ensuring the computer equipment which still has value is sold and that value is returned to you. IT Disposal is commonly not the highest of priorities for organisations, indeed it is sometimes regarded as [...]
IT Assets have a book value and a street value, you need to know there is a difference. At times your company may end up with surplus IT hardware which is the result of an organisational re-design, people leaving, or projects ending earlier than expected. If these assets are relatively new and still under warranty, it [...]
Embrace ITAM as a Business Discipline. In order for an ITAM program to be effective a company must embrace it as a business discipline. Like any business discipline, ITAM requires adherence to a set of practices and procedures to be successful.