Worldwide IT Asset Management Software Market Shares, 2015: olutions Aimed at Effectively Managing and Securing IT ResourcesThis IDC study provides a competitive analysis of the IT asset management market in the calendar year 2015. The study includes worldwide market revenue and growth rate for the total market in 2015 as well as vendor revenue, market shares, and growth rates of the leading vendors. A three-year historical data showing vendor revenue data and trends for 2013–2015 is also provided."Worldwide IT asset management revenue grew by 7.0% to reach a total of $1.7 billion in 2015," according to Robert Young, research director, IT Service Management and Client Virtualization Software. "The assurance of up-to-date asset inventory to properly assess the vulnerability of existing IT systems can be a significant enhancement to effectively manage cybersecurity as well as application performance and prioritization. IT can also compare the current and future costs of an asset and, based on these projections, affect datacenter architecture designs."