What is a Certified Software Asset Manager (CSAM) training?
The two-day Certified Software Asset Manager (CSAM) training of The ITAM-Unit is a training developed by IAITAM (International Association of Information Technology Asset Managers). During this training you will become familiar with the discipline of Software Asset Management (SAM) in the broadest sense of the word. In addition, it is possible to take an online exam at the end of the training by which you can achieve the status of Certified Software Asset Manager.
For whom is a Certified Software Asset Manager (CSAM) training intended?
The IAITAM CSAM training is intended for both starting and experienced software asset managers. Are you not a software asset manager, but are you interested in software asset management or would you like to learn more about it? Even then you are free to join! The training will be particularly valuable for people working within the disciplines of software, IT and/or security. For example, managers in the field of software assets, IT, change management, IT security and cyber security. No specific prior knowledge is required for this training.
What do you learn during a Certified Software Asset Manager (CSAM) training?
In this two-day interactive training course, participants become familiar with the discipline of Software Asset Management (SAM) in the broadest sense. The topics discussed include the fundamentals and strategic value of SAM, operational, legal and financial aspects, best practices, SAM technology, software licensing, audits and contract negotiations. Besides, participants gain insight into the business case behind SAM, the relation between SAM and other IT disciplines (such as IT Service Management and IT Security) and into organizational processes around SAM. The training follows the IAITAM 12KPA framework and is given based on practical examples and cases.
The benefits of participating in a Certified Software Asset Manager (CSAM) training
After this training:
- You know everything about the discipline of software asset management.
- You are able to improve the security of the software assets within your organization.
- You have more control over the IT environment within your organization.
- You are able to see and mitigate the risks of software assets within your organization.
- You know how to use the software assets within your organization as efficiently as possible.
- You can use software assets to achieve the general objectives within your organization.
- You have achieved the status of Certified Software Asset Manager.
Why participating in a Certified Software Asset Manager (CSAM) training of The ITAM-Unit?
At The ITAM-Unit we have over 20 years of experience in the field of SAM. The ITAM Unit is part of the IT technology and services supplier DSE Group. Other companies within the DSE Group include The S-Unit and Provisior who focus on IT security and Identity Governance & Administration (IGA). These are disciplines that are closely related to IT Asset Management. We combine our knowledge of and expertise in these fields in our training to provide even more value for your organization.
A customized training
Every organization is unique. A unique infrastructure, unique business processes, unique software assets and unique needs. That is why we also offer tailor-made CSAM trainings, customized to your organization. For example, we inform you about SAM related trends and developments that are relevant within your market. Besides, you can determine where and when you want us to provide this training to your organization. For example, you can have a training in your own office on a day and at a time that suits you. And do you have specific wishes regarding the content of the training? We fully customize the training so that it offers the most value to you.
* For a customized training, a minimum of three participants applies
The price for participation in the training is €1.250 ex. VAT per participant.
Online as long as the measures taken regarding the corona virus require this.
The training lasts two days and is held both days from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
22 April 2021
22 April - 23 April
24 June 2021
24 June - 25 June
26 August 2021
26 August - 27 August
21 October 2021
21 October - 22 October
16 December 2021
16 December - 17 December