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Cyber physical systems – Need for standardization

BySC 7 Chair, Dr. Sundeep Oberoi

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Cyber physical systems – Need for standardization

The concept of a cyber physical system is as old as the discipline of modern computer science. The core notions of “software” and “hardware” were accurate characterizations of the cyber part and the physical part of computer systems.

IT Asset Management Standards (ISO/IEC 19770) Business Case & Overview

IT Asset Management Standards (ISO/IEC 19770) Business Case & Overview

IT Asset Management (ITAM) encompasses the system, processes and technology used to detect, track, manage and optimize IT assets throughout all stages of their lifecycle. IT Assets are defined as any IT-related hardware, software, subscriptions or services which the organization owns, is paying for, or is otherwise utilizing directly or indirectly. This definition of an IT Asset is broad, and includes not only servers, desktops and mobile devices, but also IoT, network and storage devices, and cloud services such as Software as a Service, Infrastructure as a Service, and Platform as a Service (SaaS/IaaS/PaaS), amongst many others.