Software Asset Management Data
Data is the core to the success of any
SAM Program. As identified in ISO 19770-1:2012 Data is the core of SAM. There are three key requirements for
data; completeness, accuracy and defendability. Your organisation must implement and maintain controls over the
data and the environment it is sourced from. Control measures must be implemented to protect the data
legitimacy. Data is influenced and shaped from the other disciplines of the SAM program but should also be
the core of the SAM program.
1. Introduction to
The standardisation in the management of data is a key requirement
for any organisation. Usually an organisation will have policies and procedures for records management, data in
itself are records. To request this article click on the appropriate button for members and non-members.