Building blocks are cybersecurity solutions that are applicable across multiple industry sectors. The Software Asset Management Building Block will help organizations inventory and assess the state of installed software across their IT systems.
This building block proposes a standardized approach to software asset management so that an organization has an integrated view of software throughout its lifecycle. It is a collaboration among NCCoE, NIST's Information Technology Lab, and the Department of Homeland Security, General Services Administration, and National Security Agency. The building block will support:
We'd appreciate your comments on the draft document. The comment period is open until January 17, 2014.