Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

By Dennis McCafferty  |  Posted 08-22-2013

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Position Statement Less than half of IT leaders say their organizations have a clearly communicated and constantly updated BYOD policy.

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Regulatory Lapse 35% of IT leaders at organizations with a policy say they're not confident it adheres to government-mandated compliance standards.

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Budget Blues Only 39% of IT leaders at companies with a policy say it's effective at taking advantage of BYOD to offset IT expenses.

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Performance Issues Just one-half say their policy helps ensure that BYOD improves productivity.

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Win-Win 57% say their BYOD policy increases employee satisfaction, and 63% say their policy increases their access to employees for work-related purposes.

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Risky Business 73% of survey respondents believe sensitive company data may be compromised when employees access information from personal devices.

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

School's Out 71% of IT leaders say their organization does not have mandatory end-user training to educate employees and protect the company from BYOD-related risks.

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Big Brother 63% of IT leaders say their organization has the capability to monitor and log end-users' network activity on mobile devices, and seven of 10 can restrict employee access to personal content on work-issued devices.

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Self-Financed 45% say end users are expected to cover the cost of their mobile device when it comes to business activity.

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

What Devices IT Employees Use for Work Mobile phones: 82%, Laptops: 72%, Tablets: 54%

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

What IT Leaders Dislike Most About BYOD Security demands: 31%, IT support requirements: 19%, "Nothing. I love BYOD": 10%

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD