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    Top Answer:Symantec Asset Management Suite has better features than some of its competitors, such as the Microsoft Configuration Manager.
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    Ranking
    13th
    out of 43 in IT Asset Management
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    261
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    Reviews
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    Average Words per Review
    406
    Rating
    8.0
    36th
    out of 43 in IT Asset Management
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    56
    Comparisons
    35
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    Also Known As
    Symantec Altiris Asset Management Suite
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    Overview

    Are you paying for unused software licenses? Are you prepared for your next vendor software audit? Take control with SymantecTM Asset Management Suite 8.0. In combination with Symantec Client Management Suite, you’ll get an accurate picture of your organization’s assets, ensure compliance during software audits, avoid vendor penalties and fines and uncover savings by eliminating the purchase of unnecessary licenses. Without an in-depth understanding of your organization’s software licenses, vendor contracts, and assets, it’s difficult to make smart business decisions. Asset Management Suite helps you take control with a complete and accurate picture of the relationships between all of them.

    Asset Management Suite discovers, inventories, and tracks all the hardware and software assets in your IT infrastructure through a CMDB. The CMDB manages assets’ hierarchical relationships to other configuration items, users, locations, departments, cost centers, and associated contracts. This information gives you credible information on the location and license status of every important OS, virtualization platform, or application instance. With this detailed, up-to-date information, your team can quickly identify problems, apply solutions, and document compliance.

    A powerful, easy to use, configurable, full lifecycle IT asset management and network discovery solution available in the cloud or on-premise

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    Sample Customers
    Amway (China) Co. Ltd., Barnabas Health, Cabela's Inc., Carrington Holding Company, Comparex, ForceTEC Co. Ltd., Hillsborough County Public Schools, Hutchison Whampoa (China) Commerce Limited, Johnson County Community College, Molina Healthcare Inc., Office of the Senator for Education and Science, Pima Community College, TIVIT, Travelport
    BMW, Volvo, Porsche, Lloyds Bank, Panasonic, Florida Crystals, Wiley, Newmont, Goldcorp, WSP
    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company40%
    Comms Service Provider13%
    Government6%
    Recreational Facilities/Services Company6%
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    Company Size
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business22%
    Midsize Enterprise14%
    Large Enterprise63%
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    Symantec Asset Management Suite is ranked 13th in IT Asset Management with 1 review while xAssets ITAM is ranked 36th in IT Asset Management. Symantec Asset Management Suite is rated 8.0, while xAssets ITAM is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Symantec Asset Management Suite writes "Plenty of features, stable, and scalable". On the other hand, Symantec Asset Management Suite is most compared with ServiceNow and IFS Applications, whereas xAssets ITAM is most compared with .

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