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Expand Your ITAM Business Case to Gain Executive Support and Investment

Published: 22 August 2018

ID: G00365630

Analyst(s): Ryan Stefani

Summary

Investment requests for ITAM are often limited to improving tactical activities like discovery and tracking. Sourcing, procurement and vendor management leaders must work with ITAM leaders to develop a business case that displays the strategic value a mature, sustainable ITAM discipline can deliver.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Develop a Business Case That Treats ITAM as the Strategic Discipline It Must Be
    • What Does Strategic ITAM Look Like?
    • How Do You Expand This Business Case?
  • Collaborate to Identify Risks, Costs and Value Gaps That Can Be Mitigated by Maturing ITAM Competency
  • Create a Strategic Roadmap to Implement Comprehensive, Effective ITAM

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