As the IT landscape changes, with decentralized technology purchases driven by Digital Transformation efforts driving the Disruption Gap between IT and business units, HAM (Hardware Asset Management) is a complementary practice to SAM (Software Asset Management) in controlling costs, management resources and compliance for organizations. This blog looks at the people, process and technology that support an effective management solution for hardware and software across the entire estate.
Snow Cloud Discovery
Analytics & automation to optimize IaaS & SaaS investments across the organization
IT, Business and The Cloud - Optimized
Snow for Cloud empowers IT and business leaders to confidently drive Business Transformation, safe in the knowledge that IaaS and SaaS investments are being captured and proactively managed to deliver maximum value at minimum cost and risk to business units and the wider organization.
Cloud Inventory Management
Snow’s cloud discovery, inventory and consumption tracking abilities provide detailed analytical insight into the IaaS resources and SaaS applications being spun up and consumed, no matter who is using or paying for them. It combines this information with full visibility of on-premises technologies to provide a single view of the complete Hybrid IT infrastructure that your organization relies on every day.
Cloud Spend Visibility
Armed with this holistic view of the organization’s technology investments, IT and financial leaders can achieve a level of influence previously beyond their reach. Management dashboards from Snow facilitate accurate budgeting, forecasting and cost allocation - protecting the enterprise against overspend and compliance risks while embracing the opportunities offered by Business Transformation initiatives such as Cloud-first strategies, DevOps and Business Unit IT.