guides

September 1, 2022

Transient assets: managing the unmanageable

Transient assets can introduce unique challenges to tracking asset inventory and securing your network, especially in the education sector. Students and faculty rely on a diverse range of personal devices and expect to be able to use them everywhere, resulting in high ratios …

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August 30, 2022

Strengthen your vulnerability management program with asset inventory

Vulnerability scanning plays a crucial role in any enterprise security program, providing visibility into assets that are unpatched, misconfigured, or vulnerable to known exploits. Customers tell us that they can take action on their vulnerability scan results most …

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August 4, 2022

Finding all the things: the role of IT asset discovery in your organization

As organizations grow and change, it becomes increasingly difficult for IT teams to keep track of what assets exist on their network. The spreadsheet that was accurate yesterday might not be tomorrow. The only way to keep up with the changes is through effective IT asset …

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June 22, 2022

Shadow IT: what’s lurking on your network?

Shadow IT poses an immense risk to the security of organizations around the world, but few teams feel prepared to tackle the problem. A Deloitte research report found that 32% of organizations believe “shadow IT” assets are the greatest challenge for IT asset management, but …

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May 10, 2022

Your guide to IT asset inventory management

Only 45% of organizations have mature asset management programs. Instead, most collect asset information in spreadsheets for endpoint lifecycle management. Excel and Google Sheet are the easy first step to track asset data from IT environments. Unfortunately, spreadsheets …

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April 29, 2022

Your guide to IT asset discovery tools

You need to know what’s connected to your network to manage or secure it. Surprisingly, many system administrators still manually update spreadsheets to keep track of IP addresses, asset inventory, and lifecycle management. A much easier way to get an accurate picture of …

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