Discovery and verification, important steps towards high data quality

Trustworthy data is the foundation for achieving Compliance, Control and Cost saving. Download the Tanium eBook to learn why discovery and verification are important steps that need to be taken towards high quality data.

eBook - October 2020: Data quality is not just limited to the Software Asset Domain, but the IT Service Management processes need to rely on trustworthy data as well.

You might be using a SAM tool to determine the usage of software and to get information about the hardware it is being used on. This SAM tool probably is fed by multiple data sources including the CMDB, which is fed by multiple data sources as well. How do you know what the actual coverage is? Only by knowing the exact number, the true value of your advice based on this output will become clear. 

Highlights of the eBook

  • Trustworthy data: the basis of your SAM structure
  • Gathering (all) the data
  • The verification process, securing and repeating is key
  • Creating a single source of truth
  • You can’t manage what you don’t know, but what you don’t know can hurt you!

This eBook features examples of the technology of our partner Tanium.