According to IDC

“The surveyed organizations view the Microsoft SAM Program as the first step of an ongoing and dynamic process, continuously enabling them to monitor and manage their respective inventories of software assets. The organizations that IDC interviewed expressed a strong commitment to undergo SAM programs on a recurring basis and expand the scope of existing programs to different geographies and subsidiaries. In today's increasingly dynamic IT environments, the ability to effectively access, manage, and secure both software and hardware assets is more critical than ever. Learn more about how Microsoft SAM can save your IT team time and money.“