BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

By Dennis McCafferty  |  Posted 04-05-2013

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

Generation BYOD  62% of mobile workers say they use a personal smartphone for work.

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

Personal Freedom  72% believe their personal devices should enabled for work purposes.

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

Well Connected  The average mobile worker uses nearly three personal devices for work.

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

Top Mobile Devices  iPad: 50%Samsung Galaxy: 16%Amazon device: 8%iPad mini: 7%

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

Out of Range  56% say they have difficulties locating Wi-Fi at least once a week.

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

Places Where Wi-Fi Access Expectations Have Not Been Met  Public Transportation: 47%Airports: 44%Airplane: 44%Hotel: 40%Convention Center: 30%

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

Smartphone Usage  30% use at least 1 GB of data a month on their smartphones.

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

No Charge, Please  40% feel that Wi-Fi should come for free with a roaming plan.

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation

Holding Back  42% say they've limited their use of data services over cell and mobile networks due to plan restrictions.

BYOD Emerges as 'New Normal' for Mobile Generation