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What is UAC Virtualization? Benefits and Pitfalls

UAC stands for “User Account Control”. This is a field of software management that isolates the operating system’s core components from potentially damaging changes. It refers to the level of access that in Unix-like systems is called “root” and in Windows systems is known as Administrator privileges. User Account Control was initially rolled out as part of Windows Vista to allow only admin accounts to give and take away these permissions.

ITAM 2.0: The Evolution of IT Asset Management

It’s always something, isn’t it? It seems that just as you’ve gotten your organization up to speed with ITAM guidelines, some newfangled idea comes along to stir things up. But IT is (or should be) all about continuous improvement. Stationary things wither on the vine; things that move, evolve. ITAM 2.0 is precisely about keeping things moving along in the right direction. And, like it or not, managing your asset inventory is always going to be open to improvement.

Best IT Asset Management and Inventory Tools

It couldn’t be avoided, could it? Lists are the irresistible drug of every blog out there. But, regardless of our predilection for enumeration, catalogs, and listicles, there’s something we like even more: IT asset management. Since we know a thing or two about the subject, we thought we’d give you our rundown of the best ITAM software around so you can make an informed choice. But why would you even need IT Asset Management software in the first place?

Keeping a Detailed Hardware Inventory: Best Practices

Hardware and asset management is not easy even in relatively small organizations with 20 or 30 employees. As the size of the organization increases, it becomes difficult to keep track of all the laptops, printers, and other hardware used by the employees. This is where a detailed hardware inventory of IT assets becomes useful. A hardware inventory can help you keep track of all devices and equipment owned or used by your organization.

How to use ITAM to support your IT support game

Historically IT asset management (ITAM) is the practice that was forgotten about by IT service management (ITSM) practitioners because it wasn’t considered a “core” ITIL process. This changed with the publication of ITIL 4, and now ITAM sits firmly in the ITIL management practice section of the service value stream. Done well, ITAM can help organizations to manage, control and support their IT services.

Asset Inventory Management Tips & Best Practices

There are many aspects to keeping your IT house in order. And IT asset inventory management is just one of the many heads of this ever-shifting hydra. It’s also one of those practices that managers may sometimes gloss over in their effort to go after “the big issues.” In this guide, we’ll clue you into some best practices that you absolutely have to take into account to run things smoothly.

Importance of Hardware Asset Management

Nowadays, there are huge savings made on Software within an organization through the Software Asset Management program. But what about the hardware aspect? Are there cost savings to be made on desktops, laptops, physical servers, etc.? Thus, with an efficient hardware management strategy, large savings are made on hardware assets. MarketandResearch.biz provides you with incredible industry-related details about Hardware Asset Management that have a significant impact on your growth.

Software Asset Management - How 7 Best Practices Helps Your Business

According to a recent study, the software asset management market is growing to 2.32 billion by the end of year 2022, as the asset management becomes highly dependent on each other. It also needs a set of rigid processes for their governance and the demands for a well-crafted SAM (Software Asset Management) program act as a core functional area of IT asset management that minimizes IT costs, manual overhead costs and optimizes the usage of software assets within your organization.

Asset Auto Discovery & Asset Migration - Vision Helpdesk

As an organization grows, the assets of the organization also grow. Initially, the list of assets can be managed easily. However as an organization grows, Asset Management becomes time consuming for an organization. With Vision Helpdesk Software's - Asset Auto-discovery and Asset Migration, you can quickly add and manage the assets of your organization.