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Managing an Employee's Multiple Devices

Delivering consistency across multiple devices and managing endpoint devices in a user-centric fashion is critical to enabling success in the enterprise. Read More >

There's No App for That!

In today's post-PC world, the majority of devices are mobile, but many organizations lack a mobile strategy, let alone a mobile app for customers and clients. Read More >

Arkansas Embraces a Mobile-First Approach

The State of Arkansas has launched an ambitious initiative to make mobility the centerpiece of its emerging business strategy. Read More >

The Future of Enterprise Mobility

A pair of mobility experts from 451 Research and Yankee Group talks about what's in store for the enterprise in terms of mobility trends and developments. Read More >

BYOD Is On the Rise, But Who's Watching the Store?

The bring your own device (BYOD) phenomenon has swept the globe, according to new data from SailPoint, a security firm. In fact, the company's survey of 400 IT leaders in the U.S. and U.K. reveals that not only is BYOD being widely embraced by the corporate... Read More >

Mobile Access to ECMs Needs Improvement

ECM (Enterprise Content Management) is one of the few IT areas that has maintained double-digit growth over the past few years and this is expected to continue, according to "ECM at the Crossroads," a survey by AIIM, a nonprofit association of information professionals. However, many organizations must still decide how to implement ECM, which is... Read More >

CIOs Face Major Mobile Management Challenges

Most CIOs realize that there are many important issues associated with the rise of bring your own device (BYOD). But a new survey from CDW makes it clear as to how wide-ranging—and potentially serious—these issues are. For starters, both IT employees and professionals who use personal, mobile devices for work (a.k.a., BYODers) say there is a "support gap" in making sure these... Read More >

Organizations Taking Risky Approach to BYOD

While the bring your own device (BYOD) trend only continues to gain momentum, the implementation of effective policies to establish best practices for the use of personal devices on the job remains a work in progress. And the lack of an accelerated timetable could leave organizations exposed to regulatory penalties and network breaches, according to a recent survey of IT leaders and... Read More >

IT Not Trusted With Employees' Personal Data

CIOs might be deathly afraid of important corporate information getting into the wrong hands, but a new BYOD study from Aruba Networks indicates that CIOs should be concerned about their employees, many of who are concerned about the loss of... Read More >

Companies Not Protecting Data on Mobile Devices

According to a recent Ponemon Institute report, The Risk of Regulated Data on Mobile Devices, many organizations fail to protect regulated data on mobile devices and in the cloud. Regulated data is sensitive and confidential information that organizations are... Read More >

Best Practices of Mobile Technology Leaders

How are IT executives preparing from the transition to mobile technologies in the enterprise? To find out, IBM and IDC conducted a joint study, "Putting mobile first: Best practices of mobile technology... Read More >

BYOD Practices Remain a Work in Progress

The state of bring your own device (BYOD) practices remains very much an evolving picture within the enterprise, according to a recent survey from CTIA-The Wireless Association. CIOs and other tech decision-makers believe, for example, that only a small fraction of employees are taking part in BYOD activity. However, mobile users indicate that adoption is far, far more widespread than that.... Read More >

How Smart Companies Manage BYOD

When done right, BYOD can trim costs, reduce tech support, enhance collaboration and connectedness, and create real-time customer interactions. Read More >

BYOD in Minneapolis: Managed Services Cures Headaches

"There's always this question of whether or not you build versus buy, do it in house versus hosted," says Otto Doll, CIO of the City of Minneapolis. "[Enterprise mobility] is one of those areas that we feel the industry provides solutions all the way down through management and that was a good way for us to go." Read More >

Personal Privacy Is a Top BYOD Fear

The survey results also indicated businesses are unprepared for dealing with the growing BYOD trend. Read More >

BYOD Sends Mobile Device Management Costs Soaring

Bring you own device (BYOD) initiatives and smartphone usage are causing a rise in mobile device management costs. Read More >

Gartner: Data Management Software Market Will Surge in 2012

The market for MDM of customer data is expected to reach $644 million in 2012 and to exceed $1 billion in 2015. Read More >

iPad At Work: KLA-Tencor Employees Get a Treat

Automate, and get out of the way. That's the IT philosophy of Ashwin Ballal, CIO of semiconductor company KLA-Tencor. This year, though, Ballal ended up bucking his own trend when the company decided to reward all 5,400 employees with brand new iPads. Read More >

Easing IT's Mobility Management Pain

Zenprise adds IT-friendly features to its mobility management suite as well as support for iPhone and iPad. Read More >

Graphic: Pepsi Wireless Generation

Take a look at our chart explaining how smart Pocket PCs can help Pepsi bottlers boost sales and cut costs. Read More >

Case Study: Royal Caribbean Cruises and Microstrategies

From boom to bust— and now a possible merger, Royal Caribbean Cruises CIO Tom Murphy is using microstrategy to navigate his crew through perilous changes in the business climate. Read More >