Now that you’ve purchased an IT asset management system, it’s time to begin the heavy lifting. Keeping track of your devices, licenses, infrastructure, and help desk tickets isn’t just a plug-and-play process. You’ll need to establish a system that records and automates only the most important items for your business. Sure, you can go gangbusters and let your vendor determine what you need, or you can focus on only your most essential assets.
In this article, I’ll examine several important asset management features that you’ll want to pay attention to. Every company is unique, so if something doesn’t apply to you, move on to the next item. Just remember, you’ll want to be extra considerate when you begin the set-up process, because going in and making changes to your software can be tricky the longer you use it.