Choose the Right IT Asset Discovery Tools for Infrastructure and Operations

Foundational Refreshed: 27 November 2018 | Published: 17 July 2017 ID: G00327941


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A wide variety of tools can provide IT asset discovery capabilities, which makes it difficult to select which ones to use. I&O leaders must align technical concerns with business problem analysis to select the right discovery tools for their needs.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Analysis
    • Evaluate Discovery Tool Requests Against Business Needs
      • Recommendations
    • Confirm Gaps in Discovery Tool Coverage
      • Recommendations
    • Choose Discovery Tools for IT Operations
      • Recommendations
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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