Gartner Research

Improve Software Asset Management Governance With Standards and Best Practice Models

Published: 11 May 2011

ID: G00212990

Analyst(s): Victoria Barber


Standards and best practice models are promoted as providing ways of improving quality and reducing risk. Software asset managers need to assess carefully how they can leverage these standards most effectively to support their organizational objectives and achieve desired business outcomes.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview


  • Why Do Standards Matter?
    • Standards
    • Best Practice Frameworks
  • What Standards and Frameworks Should Be Considered?
    • SAM-Specific Standards and Frameworks
    • Other Relevant Frameworks
    • What Other Standards Can We Add to This List?

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