Catalog Items vs. Consumables
- display adapters
- surge protectors
But what about a computer monitor? RSA tokens? It seems their are certain items that can go either way. Which somewhat leads into what I'd say is the pro and con of ITAM (at least for me) - it's whatever you/the organization wants to define it is. But of course, certainly open to I'm missing some other fundamental premise here which makes these lines more divisible.
With all of the above said, I'm more than eager to hear people's thoughts on these two basic concepts and the ideas you've used to rationalize where an item falls within your organization.