The Provance Blog

The Provance Blog will provide you with expert advice, insights and opinions in regard to IT Service Management, Microsoft, Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Microsoft System Center.  

Coming Soon! New Microsoft SCSM “Cookbook”

Packt Publishing is now accepting advance orders for Microsoft System Center Service Manager 2012 Cookbook. This book takes a new and novel approach to providing practical guidance on setting up and using Service Manager. It follows a “cookbook” format, with a series of “recipes” covering common process and deployment ...Read More »

Leverage Window 7 Migration Investments for IT Asset Management

Windows 7 offers significant benefits from increased performance, productivity, reliability, and security, however a large scale software upgrade of this kind requires significant planning in order to ensure a smooth migration. Windows 7 migration offers an excellent opportunity to establish an IT asset management program, to leverage and augment ...Read More »

What is Driving Software Asset Management in 2011

  The International Business Software Managers Association (IBSMA) held a recent webinar to highlight their findings on the key drivers of Software Asset Management (SAM) programs. The IBSMA found that companies continued to implement SAM to (1) reduce costs, (2) Improve compliance, and (3) reduce risk. The webinar also highlighted ...Read More »

The Cost of Excess IT Inventory

Inventory carrying costs can be significant. Without significant volume purchase economies, costs can quickly mount. As this applies to IT assets, certain items will always be required to be in inventory based on long lead times, or as a critical component. Other IT assets however are not as prone to supply disruptions ...Read More »

2011 Partner of the Year SAM Innovation Finalist

  Microsoft’s 2011 Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) held in Los Angeles was yet another great Microsoft event, and a great event for Provance! 16,000+ partners attended the event, with a number of great presentations (keynotes can be found here). The Microsoft WPC is an annual gathering for the Microsoft partner community ...Read More »
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