Ghost assets are components that are lost, stolen, or unusable… but are still listed as active in the fixed asset database. You want to maximize spares and avoid paying taxes on ghost assets you don’t possess, so the vanquishing of ‘ghosts’ is critical for your CAPEX optimization.
In the movie Ghostbusters, they vanquished the ghosts through the use of multi-pronged triangulation. That same approach can be done for finding ghost assets, where you hunt them with multiple different solutions. The most common and pervasive is the use of mobile solutions to scan valuable physical assets, inventory, and infrastructure throughout their lifecycle. On top of that, you can hunt them with OSS, BSS, and ERP systems, as well as e-polling technology.
Keep reading to see how: https://www.techdailytimes.com/ghost-assets-how-to-find-and-remove-every-single-one/