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Sassafras Wins CODiE Award for Best Asset Management Solution

2010 SIIA CODiE Awards

2010 SIIA CODiE Awards

K2 – KeyAuditor & KeyServer, from Sassafras Software, has been named the Best Asset Management Solution in the 2010 CODiE Awards competition. The award was presented to Sassafras Software by the Software and Information Industry Association (SIIA).

Sassafras beat BDNA Insight & Express Software Manager to the 2010 title.

Previous Winners include:

  • 2009: Novell ZENworks Asset Management
  • 2008: Express Software Manager
  • 2007: Novell ZENworks Asset Management
  • 2006: Everdream Corporation – Everdream Asset Management
  • 2005: Everdream Corporation – Everdream Asset Management

Sassafras VP of Business Development, John Tomeny, served as a coauthor of the ISO/IEC 19770-2 international SAM Standard for software identification. Presently he serves as Convener of the ISO/IEC 19770-3 working group, developing the international SAM Standard for software entitlements.

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Martin is owner and founder of The ITAM Review, an online resource for worldwide ITAM professionals. The ITAM Review is best known for its weekly newsletter of all the latest industry updates, LISA training platform, Excellence Awards and conferences in UK, USA and Australia.

Martin is also the founder of ITAM Forum, a not-for-profit trade body for the ITAM industry created to raise the profile of the profession and bring an organisational certification to market. On a voluntary basis Martin is a contributor to ISO WG21 which develops the ITAM International Standard ISO/IEC 19770.

He is also the author of the book "Practical ITAM - The essential guide for IT Asset Managers", a book that describes how to get started and make a difference in the field of IT Asset Management. In addition, Martin developed the PITAM training course and certification.

Prior to founding the ITAM Review in 2008 Martin worked for Centennial Software (Ivanti), Silicon Graphics, CA Technologies and Computer 2000 (Tech Data).

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