With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

By Dennis McCafferty  |  Posted 04-25-2013

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

Executive Order  64% of those surveyed say their organizations allow or mandate that employees adapt BYOD.

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

If You Can't Beat 'Em  12% say their companies follow this practice because they concede that it's too difficult to stop employees from using their own devices for work.

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

Top Drivers for Mobile Adoption - Productivity gains: 62%, More employee flexibility: 59%, Need to support telecommuting and remote work: 52%, Cost savings: 47%, Business continuity: 46%

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

Mix and Match  58% say their organization provides some devices, but also allows employees to bring their own.

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

All or Nothing  34% say their companies provide all devices, and just 8% leave it up to employees to acquire their own products.

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

Top Company-Distributed Devices  Laptops: 84%Desktops: 74%Smartphones: 70%Tablets: 48%

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

Budget Planning  34% say their businesses will have to invest in "comprehensive" hardware bundles in two years, and another one-third say they'll be investing at least moderately in hardware bundles within that time.

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

Heavy Hitters  Only 13% say there is "heavy" integration of mobile devices with corporate systems.

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

Top Integration Priorities  Exploring or implementing virtual desktops: 49%Building custom mobile apps for business systems: 29%Moving business apps to the cloud so they can be accessed via a browser: 28%

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee

Top Areas of Mobile Strategy Focus for Enterprises  Develop support for employees in the field: 73%Provide support for traveling employees: 58%Establish better connections with customers: 55%

With BYOD, Enterprise Matches Device to Employee