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2010 Tools Census Update: Scalable Software Tops Satisfaction Survey

Votes for the 2010 tools census have passed the 150 mark so I have compiled a quick update on the votes so far. To take part in The ITAM Review tools census click here.

Tool Satisfaction

  1. Scalable Software [9.3]
  2. Sassafras [8.8]
  3. Aspera [8.7]
  4. Snow Software [8.6]
  5. LicenseWatch [8.1]
  6. FrontRange Solutions [8.0]
  7. Express Metrix [7.6]
  8. ManageSoft (Flexera Software) [7.5]
  9. HP [7.2]
  10. Eracent [6.9]
  11. Symantec Altiris [6.4]
  12. Microsoft [5.6]
  13. CA [5.2]

Voter Profile

  • End User 59%
  • Consultant 36%
  • Partners / Resellers 5%


  • Votes 150.0
  • Incoherent votes 3
  • Vendors voting for their own tools 6
  • Received votes but not enough to be representative: LANDesk, NetSupport, Novell Zenworks, Phoenix Dashboard, Provance Technologies & BMC Remedy.

Full results will be published in the ITAM Review and emailed to participants. The 2010 Tools Census is open to End User Organisations, Consultants and Partners


Thank you in advance for your time.

About Martin Thompson

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).

When not working, Martin likes to Ski, Hike, Motorbike and spend time with his young family.

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