How do you know your hardware asset data in your ITAM or CMDB repository is accurate? Auditing your hardware asset repository is the first step.
People, processes and technology are imperfect. Even with the best designed asset lifecycle tracking solution, assets will slip through the cracks, and database accuracy will degrade over time. As data quality degrades, so does trust in your ITAM solution. You have to audit.
Tom Watson, President & CEO of AMI, explains the best practice for organizing and executing a regular hardware location audits across your enterprise. Asset managers will learn how to design and implement their own location audits, including the people, process and technology needed, to ensure hardware asset data is complete, current and accurate.