Gartner Research

Preparing for the Future of ITAM Tools

Published: 03 March 2015

ID: G00274441

Analyst(s): Patricia Adams

Summary

I&O asset managers need to proactively evaluate the gaps in existing ITAM toolsets and evaluate alternatives to supplement functionality.

Table Of Contents
  • Impact

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • In order to maximize revenue, vendors will deliver new asset management functionality as separately priced modules rather than embedding it into core products
    • 1. Discovery Tools
    • 2. Data Normalization
    • 3. Application Catalog
    • 4. App Store
    • 5. Enterprise Life Cycle Management
    • 6. Software License Optimization and Entitlement

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