The role of IT asset management must evolve and expand beyond compliance to helping organizations maximize the value of all their technology investments from on-premises to the cloud.
As organizations accelerate their digital transformation, the traditional roles of information technology asset management (ITAM) and software asset management (SAM) are under pressure to reimagine their roles to remain relevant. While many ITAM and SAM practices are still largely focused on audits and compliance, cloud and SaaS are becoming increasingly large parts of their technology spend.
In 2021, ITAM must evolve and expand beyond compliance and ensure they’re aligned with strategic IT initiatives across complex hybrid IT environments.
The Flexera 2021 State of ITAM Report looks at the state of ITAM and reveals:
The report explores the thinking of 461 global IT professionals who manage and participate in ITAM and SAM processes in medium and large organizations of at least 1,000 employees. It shares their current and future strategies for ITAM and SAM and offers perspective on how the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting their plans.