The ITAM Review Monthly Radio Show for January 2020 starring:
The opinions expressed on the Radio show are those of individuals and not their employers.
- IBM no longer supporting Windows 2008, Difference between sub capacity and full capacity and likely impact, reconfiguring IBM software to accommodate full capacity licensing
- German government paying 800K to maintain Windows 7
- Oracle taking Java direct
- See https://marketplace.itassetmanagement.net/2020/01/23/itam-industry-news-roundup-january-2020/
- Google vs Oracle
- Bricked Sonos speakers, IoT resilience and the ITAM challenges of the future
- Emotional attachment to assets and the end of asset sweating
- Elizabeth’s letter – how often should we inventory our estate to check for rogue or unauthorised software installs?
- Job of the week, Head of SAM Operations, Zurich Insurance
- Jargon Buster: IT Asset Disposal versus IT Asset Disposition
Podcast back catalogue: https://marketplace.itassetmanagement.net/podcast/
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About Martin Thompson
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.
Connect with Martin on LinkedIn.