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Macclesfield, 21st June
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Portsmouth, 14th June
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Early Booking is well on its way; hopefully you will all be receiving your conference brochure within the next couple of weeks. We are again offering the opportunity to advertise in the ServiceTalk Conference Supplement, which will go out with ServiceTalk the Journal and be distributed at the itSMF UK Conference and Exhibition.
ITIL V3 Launch Presentations Available
All presentations from itSMF International's ITIL V3 Launch and Global Roadshow are now available to download with speakers including Sharon Taylor, the Chief Architect, and all ten authors.
Software Asset Management (SAM)
The worldwide standards body ISO has launched a new interactive self-assessment tool to help organisations gain full control of all aspects of software and related IT assets. It has been developed to enable an organisation to prove that it is performing SAM to a standard sufficient to satisfy corporate governance requirements and ensure effective support for IT service management overall.
ITIL V3 Foundation Certificate Syllabus
The new Foundation syllabus, as prepared by itSMF Chapters under the guidance of Chief Examiner Sharon Taylor, is revealed.
The Great Data Exodus
The latest technologies and gadgets make it incredibly easy for your data to be stolen from right under your nose, unless you take steps to prevent it. Nick Lowe of Check Point Software explains the likely weaknesses in office security and offers advice on the simplest way to prevent data theft.
CA Wins at Project and Portfolio Management Summit 2007
CA had the most nominations and most awards, including the "Best Portfolio Analysis" and "Most Flexible/Configurable" categories. The awards recognise service providers for their solutions, programs, service, support, design and delivery of presentations.
One Hot Trend in Audit Regulations… and Two Cold Facts Behind It
An explanation of the importance of accountability and proving control over key systems. Adam Bosnian of Cyber-Ark Software discusses the security regulations covering privileged accounts and passwords.
The itSMF UK Conference and Exhibition is in Brighton this November; name badge and plasma screen sponsorship is still available. Early Booking Delegate Packages are on sale until 31st July. Day delegate rates and other conference packages will be available from 1st August.
Calendar of UK Events
Capacity Management Seminar
Chester, 11th July
Glasgow, 12th July
ISO/IEC 20000 SIG
Birmingham, 26th July
South Central Regional Maidenhead,
Service Desk Seminar Cardiff, 6th September
The new ITIL V3 publications can be ordered through our bookstore. Find out which is the most appropriate format for you. Don’t forget to log in for your member’s discount.
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