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What Are the Best Practices in TEM?

on August 7, 2018 10:16 AM By | Caroline Le Brun | 0 Comments | IT Inventory Best Practices Technology Expense Management (TEM)
Following best practices and considering them in the search for a TEM vendor is 58th reason to go beyond TEM and manage the enterprise digital footprint. Every business has its own rules and norms, but the smooth running of an organization in the long run lies in the application of best practices. This concept of “best practices” is defined as “a set of guidelines, ethics or ideas that represent the most efficient or prudent course of action” which was “set forth by an authority” in a given field. This means that best practices vary from field to field, or even from department to department in some cases.
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6 Spring Cleaning Tips for your IT and Technology Inventory

on March 27, 2018 3:00 PM By | Caroline Le Brun | 0 Comments | IT Inventory Technology Expense Management (TEM)
Manage an accurate, detailed inventory for more than 170 service and asset types is the 5th reason to go beyond TEM and manage the enterprise digital footprint.
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Why Inventory Management Matters

As a business, you continually purchase equipment, software, tools, services, and other technology assets. With so many assets to worry about, things can quickly become overwhelming to track. Your inventory is growing alongside your business, and you might decide that neglecting the need to track your assets is easier. However, avoiding your mountain of assets isn’t going to make them organize themselves.
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How a Financial Services Company Avoided IT and Telecom Overload

on August 29, 2017 5:00 PM By | Caroline Le Brun | 0 Comments | Customer Story Telecom Expense Management (TEM) IT Inventory
 
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Cimpl Included in Gartner's 2017 TEM Market Guide

on June 27, 2017 5:00 PM By | Caroline Le Brun | 0 Comments | IT Inventory Save Money TEM Software
Recently, Gartner released the 2017 TEM Market Guide, a guide to help enterprises evaluate TEM vendors and their different offerings. Cimpl is proud to announce that we have been listed among 14 other TEM vendors, thus allowing us to showcase some of our differentiators and cost optimization tactics that help us stand out from the average TEM provider.
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What is Telecom Expense Management?

on May 24, 2017 5:30 PM By | Caroline C. Le Brun | 0 Comments | Telecom Expense Management (TEM) IT Inventory Save Money
According to Wikipedia , Telecom Expense Management is defined as merely being “the management of wireless and wireline service and asset expenses,” while Technology Expense Management is defined as “the management of technology costs such as software licenses, computer equipment, applications, etc.”
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RFP Inventory Requirements for Telecom Expense Management

on March 6, 2017 7:30 AM By | Caroline Le Brun | 0 Comments | IT Inventory
Did you include Inventory Management Requirements in your RFP for Telecom Expense Management? You are in the middle of preparing your Request for Proposal (RFP) or Request for Information (RFI) to renew or change TEM Vendor. You got to draft the right requirements, but where do you start? Choosing the right telecom expense management solution can be a laborious task, as there are many of them (about 200 TEM competitors – According to Gartner). They offer different services and software, and you have to make sure you ask the right questions before choosing which one you’ll want to work with. You’ve probably thought of asking the obvious questions about invoice loading, auditing and dispute management, but did you consider questions on Inventory Management? This article will give you some key questions you should include in your RFP or RFI.
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What About IT Automation for Telecom and Mobility?

IT Cost & Asset Automation Business analytics is the fastest growing category of global IT investment according to Forrester Research. This blog was originally written in 2012, at the time; a study done by Nucleus Research from 2012 found that for every dollar a company invested in business analytics it earned $10.66, that’s a 1066% ROI. In 2014, they found that the ratio increased from $10.66 to $13.01. That is 122% more return in 2 years. This indicates that there is an increasing trend for Business Analytics. Not too shabby. A Telecommunications and IT Management system can provide advanced analytics along with a powerful engine to automate tasks. As companies turn to data and analytics they gain significant visibility into the overall performance of the business. The manual process of turning these insights into action can be an arduous management task on its own. 
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3 Steps to Fix your Wireless Inventory Management Problems

From Coast to Coast, Cimpl is the ideal solution to manage any telecom inventory. In fact, we’ve helped many different municipalities address their IT and telecom needs. Knowing this, a large Canadian City recognized our expertise in the field and reached for our help to fix its mobile inventory problems.
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Reducing Telecom Expenses of Companies in Shared Service Environment

Company types vary a lot, going from small family businesses to international-scale giants. This of course implies many different types of IT and telecom inventories as well, and when a potential customer is approaching us, the first thing we do is to look at what makes their inventories specific, thus providing a tailored services to their environment. Let’s see how recently, we had a particularly interesting experience with one of our clients, and how this helped us build a strong relationship with them.
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What is TEM and How Will It Help Me Save Money? (VIDEO)

on August 21, 2015 6:30 AM By | Henry Cheang | 0 Comments | Telecom Expense Management (TEM) IT Assets IT Inventory
Welcome to #CimplVision. Today's topic: What is Telecom Expense Management (TEM) & how will it help me save money?
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5 Best Practices in IT and Telecom Expense Management

You work for a company that most likely owns, uses, and manages hundreds (if not thousands) of IT and telecom assets. Now, you know this is all costing you money, because you have a lot of bills to pay every month for the usage of this business technology. But do you know where the money is actually going?
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