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7 Top Tips for Effective Inventory Management

In the IT service management (ITSM) world there’s often talk of the need for configuration management and configuration management databases (CMDBs), and also IT asset management (ITAM). It can seem a steep challenge for many organizations, but it doesn’t mean that you can’t start with something far simpler – [...]

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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Configuration Managers

Configuration management and the configuration management database (CMDB) should play a key part in the IT service management (ITSM) [...]

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How Much Configuration Management Is Enough?

If configuration management is about capturing, maintaining, and using information about your assets, then every organization has some [...]

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ITSM Basics: How to Do Configuration Management – Part 2

Last week, in Part 1 of my two-part series on configuration management, I covered what configuration management is and the importance [...]

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ITSM Basics: How to Do Configuration Management – Part 1

One of the biggest pain points I’ve encountered during my years of working in IT service management (ITSM) is the fallout from the [...]

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So in case you hadn't worked it out yet, I'm Joe! Hello there. I'm a native New Yorker and I love everything connected to IT service management (ITSM). I'm a passionate blogger and Twitter addict, and I'm also the resident IT guy at SysAid Technologies.