Licensing, ITAM, SAM, Academy (LISA) from The ITAM Review

About the Licensing ITAM and SAM Academy


The Licensing ITAM and SAM Academy (LISA) is run by The ITAM Review.

The ITAM Review’s purpose is to provide an independent, unbiased view of the SAM, ITAM and Software Licensing market, as well as enable ITAM professionals through accredited training courses.

Since 2008,  we have always followed this mission:

“The ITAM Review is an online community for worldwide ITAM professionals. Our mission is to provide independent industry news, reviews, resources and networking opportunities to Vendors, Partners, Consultants and End Users working in the areas of IT Asset Management, Software Asset Management or Software Licensing.”

The goal is to provide a free, impartial and independent forum for industry professionals to rate and review tools and services and share advice and techniques. Allowing readers to make informed decisions on their ITAM and SAM investments and strategy.

Meet Our Founder

Martin Thompson, ITAM Research Analyst and founder

Martin is owner and founder of The ITAM Review, an online resource and community for worldwide ITAM professionals.

Martin is also author of the book “Practical ITAM – The essential guide for IT Asset Managers”, a book that describes how to get started and make a difference in the field of IT Asset Management.

Martin enjoys spending time with his young family, fiddling with the Internet, drinking too much coffee and exploring the Wiltshire countryside on his motorbike.