Software Asset Management Specialist – SAMS
Transparent licensing is important for every organisation. This course will align IT Service Management best practices together with Software Asset Management best practices. This will help an organisation to implement Software Asset Management lifecycle processes and showing how IT Service Management can support SAM lifecycle to create transparent licensing.
The purpose of the ITAMOrg Software Asset Management Specialist (SAMS) course and certification is for the participants to obtain knowledge on best practice and use of Software Asset Management in the challenges and variables that Software Asset Managers face on an everyday basis. The course is based on a practical approach to strengthen the participants understanding of how ISO 19770 and IT Service Management best practice (ITIL) relates to everyday use of software asset management, software tags, software piracy, control of the licenses and the legislation and organisational issues that saturates many businesses in today’s Asset Management world. This course will enable you to understand how to use Software Asset Management in the most contributing form to your IT organisation and the business as a whole.
In this course, participants will learn best practices in Software Asset Management, as well as the practicality to understand and accordingly increase the maturity of SAM via a tier based implementation. The participants will through a case based learning get the knowledge to understand, answer and manage the questions regarding Software Asset Management; how to set targets and clearly identify goals and how to quantify success. Software Asset Management is a series of business practices that support and secure the use of software within an organisation and frequently assess how software traverses and affects the organisation.