Gartner Research

Market Guide for Software Asset Management Tools

Published: 03 November 2015

ID: G00276059

Analyst(s): Hank Marquis


The increasing complexity of software license schemes requires specialized tools to establish compliance and optimize costs. Insight into the SAM tool market with representative vendors mapped to three SAM categories provides I&O leaders with the information needed to select the best SAM tool.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

Market Direction

Market Analysis

  • Software Platform Autodiscovery
  • Software Position Establishment
  • Software Position Optimization

Representative Vendors

Market Recommendations

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