Essential Resources

Focusing on the key priorities currently facing IT teams, this resource center offers pragmatic guidance, best practices and support from your peers and experts around the world

Managing Through Uncertainty

We know this is a particularly challenging time for everyone in IT. To support you in managing pressing requirements in areas such as remote working, asset and infrastructure management, cost optimization and operational agility, we have gathered some essential resources that offer pragmatic advice and best practices from our customers and experts around the world. We’ll be adding new content weekly so please check back regularly for updates.

We hope you find these assets valuable. Please feel free to contact me directly at if you need any additional information or would like to connect with one of the authors.

Paula Darvell, Chief Marketing Officer

Useful Resources


Testimonials and Case Studies

Enabling a Remote Workforce

A New Reality for IT: A CIO’s Perspective During a Business Continuity Event

Snow's CIO offers considerations for supporting your business during this uncertain period

The Convergence of Cloud Management and SAM

Learn how bringing cloud and software management together can provide significant cost savings 

Taking Stock: The Current State of Enterprise Cloud

Discover 3 key areas of potential development for the cloud in 2020

Study: Workers Circumvent IT to Access Preferred Tools

Research on worker behavior that highlights what to watch out for with the surge in remote work 

Managing Costs

Visibility and Agility: A Perspective on IT Asset Management During and After a Crisis

Snow's Jelle Wijndelts looks at potential considerations for managing the IT estate today and in the future

5 Techniques to Optimize Cloud Costs

Discover strategies to minimize and optimize your public cloud costs 

The Definitive Guide to Azure Cost Optimization

Learn the top 9 ways to effectively manage costs on Microsoft Azure 

Cloud Manager’s Guide to Public Cloud Cost Savings

A cheat sheet to save and optimize costs on Microsoft Azure, AWS and other public cloud services 

5 Tips To Reduce Your AWS Costs

Identify potential costs savings in your AWS bill with these five best practices 

How to Take Control of Your Oracle Estate

Review key areas where you can maintain control and avoid unnecessary overspend of Oracle 

Thanks to Intelligence from Snow, Australia Post Now Delivers More Than Mail

Discover how Australia Post gained a deep understanding of its massive IT ecosystem 

Embracing SaaS Without Breaking The Bank

A look at how SaaS adoption is affecting organizations from visibility to cost

Top Methods to Reduce Your AWS Costs

Seven strategies to minimize your AWS bills

Get Control of Adobe Creative Cloud Usage and Spend

Discover how to understand and manage Adobe Creative Cloud usage and costs 

5 Ways to Cut Spending on Microsoft

A guide to reducing and managing your Microsoft spend across the enterprise

5 Ways to Cut Spending on Your SAP® Software

Reduce SAP® licensing costs and minimize audit risk with these five tips 

5 Ways to Cut Adobe Creative Cloud Waste

Take control of spiraling license costs without hampering creative teams 

5 Ways to Optimize Your Oracle Estate

How to take control of your Oracle licensing and avoid unnecessary costs

5 Ways To Reduce Your IBM Software Costs

An essential guide to avoiding common cost pitfalls and saving money on of your IBM licenses 

Monitoring Security & Data Risk


Hear how Equifax could have prevented their exposure by leveraging best practices such as ITAM


High profile data breaches are on the rise – see how to safeguard your customers’ information

Securing the New Normal: A Perspective on Managing the Risks of Remote Work

Considerations for keeping your organization secure during this period of remote work

How Snow Helps Manage the Risk of One Risk Manager

How a large cybersecurity company manages risk and avoided $20M in costs with technology asset data