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Apple iOS 7 Ushers in Mobile Biometrics: Report
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published July 31, 2013
A new front in MDM? A new iOS 7 beta suggests that Apple is taking iPhone security very seriously.
Two Tablets for Every Notebook by 2014: NPD DisplaySearch
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published July 29, 2013
Tablets will outnumber laptops by ever-growing margins well into the foreseeable future.
Smartphone Market Surges 52% in Q2: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published July 26, 2013
With Samsung firmly at the helm, the worldwide smartphone market continues its meteoric rise.
iPhone Sales Brighten Apple's Q3 Earnings
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published July 24, 2013
The company's enduring smartphone buoys its bottom line as iPad revenues take a hit.
Microsoft's Earnings Take a Hit on Surface RT
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published July 19, 2013
Despite a rise in sales, Microsoft misses estimates, due in part to Surface RT's chilly reception.
Microsoft Outlook App Arrives for Apple iOS
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published July 17, 2013
Microsoft's signature email and calendar app is finally available on the iPad and iPhone, but with a catch.
Microsoft Surface RT Gets $150 Price Drop
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published July 15, 2013
Will buyers bite? The struggling slate's price drop reflects lack of consumer demand.
BYOD Breeds Distrust: Aruba Networks
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published July 8, 2013
A survey from the wireless networking specialist exposes the dangerous disconnect between mobile users and IT departments.
White-box Tablets to Push Market Higher: IHS
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published July 3, 2013
An influx of Chinese white-box manufacturers are set to kick the tablet market into high gear.
Apple Touts MDM in iOS 7
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published July 1, 2013
The iPad maker signals that iOS 7 is ready for serious business in advance of the new mobile operating system's launch.
Microsoft and Oracle Partner for Enterprise Cloud
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published June 24, 2013
The software giants take on the cloudy competition by bringing Oracle's tech to Windows Azure.
Apple Sounds Off on PRISM
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published June 17, 2013
The U.S. government does not have direct access to its systems, claims the tech giant.
62M BYOD-bound Smartphones Sold in Q1: Strategy Analytics
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published June 14, 2013
The rise of BYOD: Work handsets accounted for nearly 30 percent of global smartphone sales.
Intel Intros Cloud Data Center SSDs
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published June 12, 2013
The chipmaker floats new enterprise flash-based drives aimed at helping cloud service providers deliver blazing application speeds.
Google to Acquire Waze for $1.3B: Report
By Pedro Hernandez | Applications Article Published June 10, 2013
The mobile wars heat up as Google seals the deal on Waze's crowdsourced mapping and navigation tech.
70% of Mobile Workers Embrace BYOD: iPass
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published June 7, 2013
Productive employees want Wi-Fi coverage and BYOD-friendly policies, suggests a new study from iPass.
Intel to Power Android Tablet from Samsung: Report
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published May 31, 2013
ARM beware? Intel gains a big ally in the mobile device race.
Tablets Sales to Surpass PCs by 2015: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published May 28, 2013
Small tablets are posing a big challenge for PC makers as consumers flock to mini slates for more of their computing needs.
Dell Quits Public Cloud Race, Enlists Partners
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published May 21, 2013
Dell stops sales of its public cloud IaaS offerings. Joyent, ScaleMatrix and ZeroLag will pick up the slack.
Yahoo Drops $1B for Tumblr, Promises Not to Ruin It
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published May 20, 2013
Following the deal, Yahoo expects a massive traffic boost by avoiding the fate that befell Flickr.
AirWatch Raises $25M to 'Accel'-erate MDM
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published May 16, 2013
AirWatch "expands" its massive Series A round of funding with a help from Accel Partners.
Android Dominates Smartphone Sales in Q1: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published May 14, 2013
Google's Android was the mobile operating system to beat during as buyers flocked to smartphones.
HP Revamps Cloud Management and Automation Software Slate
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published May 13, 2013
As enterprises pursue a cloudier approach to IT, HP unveils new efficiency-boosting software for data centers.
Android Snags Nearly 60% of Smart Mobile Device Market: Canalys
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published May 10, 2013
Mobile computing belongs to Google's Android OS. And given its affinity for low-cost devices, rivals may have a tough time catching up.
Cloud Data Protection Startup PerspecSys Lands $12M
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published May 9, 2013
Startup attracts funding for technology that alleviates the security concerns of enterprises that are standoffish about adopting public cloud apps.
MobileIron MDM and Veracode Sniff Out Risky Apps
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published May 8, 2013
Mobile management company and a security specialist team up to help enterprises steer clear of malicious and data-leaking apps.
Dell Eyes Enterprise Cloud Management with Enstratius Buy
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published May 7, 2013
Public, private or hybrid clouds? No matter, Dell now has the tech to automate, orchestrate and secure practically all types of cloud application workloads.
BMC Goes Private in $6.9B Deal
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published May 6, 2013
Bain Capital helps the IT management and automation specialist follows Dell’s lead.
B&N Opens Google Play(ground) to Nook HD Tablets
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published May 3, 2013
A walled garden no more, Barnes & Noble's Nook HD can now load apps from Google's app marketplace.
Mini Tablets Heat up the Market in Q1: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published May 2, 2013
Small slates push shipments to new heights. Meanwhile, Apple's share of the mushrooming tablet market dips and Microsoft finally makes its presence known.
BYOD to Become the Norm for Half of Employers by 2017: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published May 1, 2013
Businesses are adapting to the popularity of devices like Apple's iPad and Samsung's Galaxy by letting employees furnish them – and pocketing the savings.
Facebook Data Center Planned for Iowa: Report
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published April 22, 2013
With the coasts covered, Facebook looks inland to expand its green computing empire.
Facebook Opens up on Data Center Energy Efficiency
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published April 19, 2013
The social media giant launches near real-time dashboards that offer a look at how efficient massive IT operations can be.
BYOD and Enterprise Mobility a $181B Market by 2017
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published April 16, 2013
The smartphone and tablet craze is just getting started, according to a new forecast from MarketsandMarkets.
Android Tablets Gaining on iPad: ABI Research
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published April 15, 2013
Computing slates that run Google's Android mobile operating system are set to topple Apple's market-leading iPad.
Windows 8 Hastens the PC's Death: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | Applications Article Published April 11, 2013
PC shipments are cratering and Windows 8 is doing little to slow the free fall. Actually, Microsoft may have pushed PCs over the edge, argues IDC.
Adobe: Mobile Online Video Demand Skyrockets
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published April 10, 2013
Video consumption on smartphones and tablets exploded in 2012 according to a new study from Adobe.
HP Launches Cloud-Based MDM Services
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published April 5, 2013
HP wants to help enterprises overcome their BYOD hang-ups by bundling MDM, MAM and cloud file storage and syncing.
Gartner: 197 Million Tablets to Ship in 2013
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published April 4, 2013
Worldwide tablet shipments will rise nearly 70 percent this year as the PC market continues to take a hit.
Tablets to Surpass Desktop PCs This Year: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published March 29, 2013
Electronics makers will ship more tablets than desktop PCs in 2013, a fate that awaits laptops a year later.
BYOD, Data Loss Top List of Cloud Computing Challenges
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published March 27, 2013
A study from AccelOps exposes some potential barriers to enterprise cloud adoption.
Apple iOS Leads in Enterprise Mobility
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published March 20, 2013
According to a new study from Citrix, iPhones and iPads currently dominate the landscape but Android is proving a formidable challenger.
Trend Micro Bundles MDM
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published March 15, 2013
Company joins the growing list of security software providers that are blending MDM into their enterprise protection products.
ownCloud 5.0 Arrives with Enterprise File Sharing Upgrades
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published March 14, 2013
Open source file syncing and sharing platform receives major, top-to-bottom upgrades as the platform readies for an enterprise push.
IDC: Tablet Market to Reach 190M Units in 2013
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published March 12, 2013
Small tablets like Amazon's Kindle Fire and Apple's iPad Mini will drive the tablet market to record heights.
BYOD Gets Risky, Obsessive: Survey
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published March 7, 2013
Half of the companies polled by Varonis for a study on BYOD admit to losing a device that stored critical data.
IBM Hitches Wagon on OpenStack Cloud
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published March 4, 2013
Going forward, if it's cloud tech from IBM, it's OpenStack, announces the IT services and solutions giant.
iPad Mini Boom in 2013: Overtaking the iPad
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published March 1, 2013
Brisk iPad Mini demand and a surge in small display panel shipments could define the tablet market this year, according to new data. iPad who?
Zero Touch BYOD Firm Armor5 Takes in $2M
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published February 28, 2013
Cloud-based startup emerges from stealth and debuts a beta of its novel take on BYOD management and security.
AirWatch Raises $200M for MDM
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published February 25, 2013
AirWatch banks some big bucks and signals that it plans to acquire other companies to grow its mobile device management portfolio and attract more enterprise customers.
IDC: Mobility Fuels 29% Jump in Computing Device Market
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published February 22, 2013
Tablets and smartphones took off last year while PC shipments marked a noticeable decline.
IBM Targets Enterprise BYOD with MobileFirst
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published February 21, 2013
Big Blue organizes its mobile products and services offering under one brand as it prepares for a big push into the enterprise.
Survey: IT Pros Want Cloudier Colo Services
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published February 15, 2013
A new report from Internap reveals that the cloud is influencing what IT managers expect from their colocation services providers.
CDW: Personal Cloud Use Influences Corporate Adoption
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published February 11, 2013
A study from CDW reveals personal cloud and app usage is affecting business decisions.
Online Content Consumption Shifting from PCs to Tablets
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published February 8, 2013
What PC? A growing number of consumers are switching to mobile devices to use the Internet and keep up with their Facebook friends, according to new research NPD Group.
BYOD Sparks Mobile Data Cost Concerns: Survey
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published February 7, 2013
Pricey data plans and a growing number of mobile devices add to BYOD woes experienced by IT departments, says a survey from iPass and MobileIron.
Tablet and Smartphone Users to Increase Printing: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published February 6, 2013
So much for the paperless office. A new survey from IDC suggests that mobile devices will drive demand for printing solutions instead of reducing it.
Kaspersky Joins Enterprise MDM Fray
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published February 1, 2013
Security software and endpoint management provider extends its reach to tablets and smartphones.
Tablet Market Skyrocketed 75% in Q4: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published January 31, 2013
Apple iPad remained the market leader and Microsoft failed to crack the top five as strong holiday demand pushed the tablet market to new heights.
Apple Bumps iPad Storage to 128 GB
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published January 29, 2013
By doubling the iPad's storage, Apple signals that its market-leading tablet is ready for any files businesses can throw at it.
IDC: Smartphone Shipments Jumped 10% in 2012
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published January 25, 2013
Samsung and Apple lead the smartphone race in 2012, but some late challengers pose a competitive threat.
BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 Extends MDM to iOS and Android
By Pedro Hernandez | Most Popular Article Published January 24, 2013
Research in Motion embraces rival mobile platforms with the latest releases of its mobile management software.
Cisco and NetApp Aim Flexpod at the Cloud, Branch Offices
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published January 24, 2013
IT companies strengthen their technology partnership and expand their market reach by offering converged systems for cloud services providers and branch offices.
Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile Commit to Blackberry 10
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published January 10, 2013
RIM resurgent? Major wireless carriers voice their support for the embattled smartphone maker's next-gen handsets.
Panasonic Unveils Tough Windows and Android Tablets at CES
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published January 9, 2013
Panasonic bets that there's a market for Windows and Android tablets in workplaces that are a little more rough and tumble than the average office.
Sophos Tackles BYOD Security and MDM with EndUser Protection
By Pedro Hernandez | Security Article Published January 8, 2013
The security software maker shifts to a per-user approach for MDM.
RIM Launches BlackBerry 10 Technical Preview
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published December 18, 2012
Sink or swim? Once the poster child for enterprise mobility, the struggling handset maker is now courting big businesses with a BlackBerry 10 beta test program.
Mirantis Launches DIY OpenStack Cloud Assist Service
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published December 11, 2012
OpenStack specialist announces a new a service and support offering that helps businesses float their own clouds.
IDC: Tablet Shipments to Reach 282M by 2016
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published December 5, 2012
A crush of Android tablets and brisk iPad Mini sales leads the research firm to revise its forecast upward.
Survey: Cloud App Backups Lag Behind a Booming SaaS Market
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published December 5, 2012
New research from Asigra and TechValidate shows that as businesses adopt cloud apps at blistering rates, backups are getting left behind.
Microsoft’s Surface 8 Pro Tablet Arrives in January for $899
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published November 30, 2012
Microsoft has a lot riding on its tablet offerings. Will legacy app support trump laptop pricing for enterprises?
Dell Extends BYOD Reach with Wyse PocketCloud
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published November 27, 2012
Dell's cloud-connected file and content sharing platform targets more tablet users as it heads to iPad and Windows RT.
Survey: Tablets on Over Half of US Consumers' Holiday Shopping Lists
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published November 26, 2012
A survey reveals what users are looking for as they shop for tablets. Plus: who's doing more self-gifting with tablets, men or women?
PaaS Market to Hit $2.9B in 2016: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published November 19, 2012
PaaS providers are in for steady growth during the next few years, but the real draw lies in the market's potential.
Dell Acquires Gale Technologies in Private Cloud Play
By Pedro Hernandez | Cloud Article Published November 16, 2012
Seeking to add momentum to its cloudy ambitions, Dell snaps up the infrastructure automation and orchestration startup.