Avoid IT Security Risks from Inefficient IT Asset Management

Avoid IT Security Risks from Inefficient IT Asset Management


Available On Demand
Duration 60min
Robert Young
Research Manager
Enterprise System Management Software
Robert Young
Robert Young is a Research Manager on IDC's Enterprise System Management Software research team. His coverage includes software for managing systems and applications across a wide variety of platforms. A key focus area is Client Device and IT Service Management Software.

Prior to joining IDC, Robert had over 12 years experience in IT resource management and client support, including IT Service Management and IT Help Desk software. He has held positions as IT Service Desk Manager and IT Help Desk supervisor, supporting incident and change management processes, ticket management, and the development of service level agreements. He also previously held client support and knowledge management positions while on active duty with the U.S. Air Force.

Robert holds a B.S. degree from Wilmington University where he majored in Information Resource Management. He received an MBA from Anna Maria College, and is also A+ and ITIL certified.

The core principle of IT risk management is to know what assets are within an IT organization at any given moment. Yet, due to technology trends, such as the consumerization of technology, BYOD, and the rise of the Internet of Things (IoT), keeping track of IT assets and assessing their threat has become exponentially harder and increasingly more complex. This lack of visibility leaves organizations vulnerable to security breaches and poor asset management.

Attend this webinar to learn:

  • How to identify gaps in IT and software asset visibility
  • How IT asset management (ITAM) is crucial for endpoint security
  • How to provide more efficient endpoint risk management

Register for this webinar to join industry expert Robert Young from IDC and learn best practices that will provide a foundation for strategic endpoint security risk management.

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