Software Asset Management administration Software Asset Management administration tasks include adding client access and custom product records, and creating pattern normalization and reclamation rules. You can also view Software Asset Management job results, refresh processor definitions, and migrate software installations. Software Asset Management content service can be enabled, and migration procedures are also included. The sam_admin role is required to configure administrative tasks. However, the sam_user role can view and read configurations. Software Asset Management job results show the status of discovery model normalization and software usage import jobs. Software Asset Job Results records are listed in the navigation path Software Asset Management > Administration > Job Results (see table for field descriptions).Table 1. Software Asset Job Result form Field Description Number Number of the job result that is generated when the job is run. Name Name of the job. Status Status of the job. Created Date and time job was created. Updated Date and time job was updated. Add a software client access recordYou can add a client access record to specify the number of devices or users that are accessing a particular version of software with a client access license (CAL).Add a custom software productYou can add a custom product if a software product does not exist in the Software Library. This enables you to normalize and account for homegrown software, or software that is not yet part of the Software Library.Refresh processor definitionsAfter activating Software Asset Management, refresh processor definitions to normalize processors on servers in the CMDB.Migrate software installationsIf you are using Discovery, run this script after installing Software Asset Management to copy previously discovered software installation records from the [cmdb_software_instance] table to the [cmdb_sam_sw_install] table, which is used by Software Asset Management to store software installation records.Software Asset Management content serviceYou can opt in to the Software Asset Management content service that enables you to provide unnormalized rules (match not found) from your organization anonymously so that new rules can be created to improve the normalization service. Default is not opted in.Software Asset Management migrationMigrate from the Software Asset Management plugin feature of Asset Management to the Software Asset Management application to take advantage of more powerful features. Manual actions by the customer are required after plugin activation.