What is IT Asset Management Software?

IT Asset Management Software is a special type of inventory management software used to address needs specific to IT professionals.

Most IT asset management systems are used to track an organization’s entire network inventory or technology services asset base.

IT asset management tools can help manage any type of technology asset (physical or data-based) and can be integrated in with networks, servers, service desks, and other platforms to help identify and solve problems.

Some systems can automate many processes to reduce the time demands on IT professionals and will integrate in with other needs of the organization, such as client management.

Common features of IT Asset Management Software

  • Core inventory management with a centralized database
  • Network scanning for connected devices
  • Software license management
  • Ticketing management, incident management, and other IT support features
  • Hardware monitoring