Gartner Research

Choose the Right IT Asset Discovery Tools for Infrastructure and Operations

Published: 17 July 2017

ID: G00327941

Analyst(s): Roger Williams


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
  • Key Challenges



  • Evaluate Discovery Tool Requests Against Business Needs
    • Recommendations
  • Confirm Gaps in Discovery Tool Coverage
    • Recommendations
  • Choose Discovery Tools for IT Operations
    • Recommendations

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