IT Asset Management: A Foundation for IT Value

September, 2005


IT assets, such as hardware and software, represent large investments that CIOs must effectively manage if they are to deliver business value to the organization. The report analyzes the business value of IT asset management systems, which allow IT organizations to do more with fewer resources. The report also breaks down the details of IT asset management processes, which provides a useful outline for identifying the specific benefits to be included in the business case for improving IT asset managment systems. (4 pp., 2 figs.)
[Executive Summary].