Gartner Research

IT Asset Management Staffing Questions and Answers

Published: 05 September 2007

ID: G00151281

Analyst(s): Patricia Adams

Summary

Staffing an ITAM program continued to be a source for questions at Gartner's recent ITAM conference. We respond to questions about organizational issues and job functions.

Table Of Contents
  • Where should the ITAM function be located within a company? Is it a finance and procurement function or is it an IT operations function?
  • What does a typical organization structure look like for an ITAM department?
  • What job roles and descriptions exist today?
  • Does the configuration management database control how the ITAM function is set up?

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