BlackBerry MDM Certified FIPS 140-2 Compliant
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published March 26, 2014
The troubled handset maker's containerized Secure Work Space MDM solution offers government-grade encryption.
Tags: MDM, mobile security, BlackBerry Apps, BYOD
Dell Readies Enterprise MDM Platform for 2014
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published December 12, 2013
The server maker is tackling BYOD with all-encompassing mobile device and application management platform.
Tags: Dell, mobile device management, MDM, BYOD
Cloud, Big Data to Push IT Market to $2.1 Trillion in 2014
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published December 06, 2013
IDC forecasts that IT spending will grow 5 percent next year on the strength of cloud computing, Big Data and mobile tech.
Tags: mobile device management, big data, BYOD, cloud comouting
The End of XP: Choices for Business
By Scott Alan Miller | Article Published December 02, 2013
As businesses face the end of Windows XP, the options are many and varied.
Tags: Apple, Windows XP, Google Android, XP, desktop PC, Desktop Virtualization Technologies, BYOD
Does BYOD Keep IT Admins Awake at Night?
By Rob Enderle | Article Published November 26, 2013
Unmanaged BYOD is a disaster waiting to happen. Make sure it’s not your disaster.
Tags: Enterprise IT, BYOD, bring your own device, Mobile Age
Android to Grab 65% of Tablet Market in 2014: Canalys
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published November 26, 2013
CIOs, adjust your BYOD and MDM strategies. Android tablets are poised to become the dominant tablet OS.
Tags: Android, smartphone, tablet, BYOD
Apps the New Enterprise Mobile Priority: Survey
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published November 21, 2013
Move over BYOD, mobile apps are now top of mind for IT executives.
Tags: apps, enterprise mobile apps, enterprise mobile, BYOD
GFI Eyes BYOD with Cloud MDM for MSPs
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published November 08, 2013
Managed service providers using GFI MAX platform can now help their clients wrest control of their BYOD environments.
Tags: mobile device management, GFI, BYOD
The IT App Store: IT's Latest Weapon Against Amazon
By Rob Enderle | Article Published August 09, 2013
BMC's AppZone can help IT stay relevant in a world defined by BYOD and cloud services.
Tags: cloud computing, Amazon Web Services, app store, BMC, BYOD, AppZone
BYOD Breeds Distrust: Aruba Networks
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published July 08, 2013
A survey from the wireless networking specialist exposes the dangerous disconnect between mobile users and IT departments.
Tags: BYOD, BYOD security
BlackBerry Debuts Secure Work Space for iOS, Android
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published June 26, 2013
The tool will allow enterprises users to separate work and personal data.
Tags: Android, Blackberry, IOS, BYOD, Secure Work Space
62M BYOD-bound Smartphones Sold in Q1: Strategy Analytics
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published June 14, 2013
The rise of BYOD: Work handsets accounted for nearly 30 percent of global smartphone sales.
Tags: Mobile tools, BYOD
IT Security Market to Grow 8.7% This Year, Says Gartner
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published June 12, 2013
The market could be worth $86 billion by 2016.
Tags: IT, Security spending, cyberattack, big data, enterprises, BYOD
HP Takes Business PCs in a New Direction
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published June 11, 2013
The company is counting on the demise of Windows XP to revitalize PC sales.
Tags: Microsoft, PC, Windows XP, HP, servers, Enterprise, All-In-One, consumerization of IT, BYOD
70% of Mobile Workers Embrace BYOD: iPass
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published June 07, 2013
Productive employees want Wi-Fi coverage and BYOD-friendly policies, suggests a new study from iPass.
Tags: Mobile tools, BYOD
Nearly 80% of Enterprises Suffered a Mobile Security Incident in the Last Year
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published June 06, 2013
Many of those incidents resulted in six-figure losses.
Tags: smartphone, survey, theft, BYOD, Security Breaches
Dell's PC Future
By Rob Enderle | Article Published June 04, 2013
Instead of giving up on the PC, Dell is focusing on this key product segment.
Tags: PC, Dell, laptop, channel, BYOD
Three Major Cloud Trends from Interop 2013
By Jeff Vance | Article Published May 13, 2013
Cloud security, SDN and mobile convergence were hot topics at the event.
Tags: cloud computing, cloud security, BYOD, SDN, software defined networking, multi-factor authentication
Gartner: Half of Organizations Will Adopt BYOD by 2017
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 01, 2013
In the end, only 15 percent of employers won't allow employees to use their own devices, says the research firm.
Tags: research, smartphone, tablet, Gartner, BYOD
BYOD to Become the Norm for Half of Employers by 2017: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published May 01, 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.
Tags: BYOD, Mobile Workers
BYOD and Enterprise Mobility a $181B Market by 2017
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published April 16, 2013
The smartphone and tablet craze is just getting started, according to a new forecast from MarketsandMarkets.
Tags: tablets, enterprise mobile, BYOD
HP Launches Cloud-Based MDM Services
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published April 05, 2013
HP wants to help enterprises overcome their BYOD hang-ups by bundling MDM, MAM and cloud file storage and syncing.
Tags: cloud computing, HP, MDM, BYOD
BYOD, Data Loss Top List of Cloud Computing Challenges
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published March 27, 2013
A study from AccelOps exposes some potential barriers to enterprise cloud adoption.
Tags: cloud computing, data loss, BYOD, Security Breaches
BYOD Gets Risky, Obsessive: Survey
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published March 07, 2013
Half of the companies polled by Varonis for a study on BYOD admit to losing a device that stored critical data.
Tags: mobile, BYOD, bring your own device
Zero Touch BYOD Firm Armor5 Takes in $2M
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published February 28, 2013
Cloud-based startup emerges from stealth and debuts a beta of its novel take on BYOD management and security.
Tags: mobile device management, MDM, BYOD, bring your own device
IBM Targets Enterprise BYOD with MobileFirst
By Pedro Hernandez | 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.
Tags: IBM, mobile, BYOD
CDW: Personal Cloud Use Influences Corporate Adoption
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published February 11, 2013
A study from CDW reveals personal cloud and app usage is affecting business decisions.
Tags: cloud computing, consumerization of IT, BYOD
BYOD Sparks Mobile Data Cost Concerns: Survey
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published February 07, 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.
Tags: mobile, MDM, BYOD
Afraid of BYOD? Build Your Own App Store
By Jeff Kaplan | Article Published January 28, 2013
In-house app stores give enterprises more control over which apps their employees are using for work purposes.
Tags: mobility, Enterprise IT, app stores, consumerization of IT, BYOD
Sophos Tackles BYOD Security and MDM with EndUser Protection
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published January 08, 2013
The security software maker shifts to a per-user approach for MDM.
Tags: security, mobile, MDM, BYOD
Dell KACE Tackles BYOD
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published December 11, 2012
New appliance provides Mobile Device Management, so (in theory) businesses can now handle the blizzard of employee-owned handhelds.
Tags: Dell, mobile device management, MDM, BYOD
Citrix Acquires Zenprise in BYOD Play
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published December 06, 2012
Mobile Device Management vendor will complement existing Citrix app management portfolio.
Tags: Citrix, MDM, BYOD
Dell Extends BYOD Reach with Wyse PocketCloud
By Pedro Hernandez | 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.
Tags: Dell, Wyse, BYOD
NetApp and Citrix Team for Secure Enterprise File Sharing
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published November 09, 2012
Companies partner up to rescue storage admins stuck in a BYOD nightmare.
Tags: Citrix, NetApp, file sharing, BYOD
Dell Gets Wyse to BYOD
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published November 08, 2012
Months after snapping up the thin client company, Dell leverages the tech to bring cloud-based MDM to bear on the chaos that BYOD brings to IT departments.
Tags: Dell, Wyse, BYOD, BYOD policy
Beyond BYOD: How BYOD Acceptance Changes Organizations
By Jeff Vance | Article Published October 29, 2012
Accepting that employees will be using personal devices for work can help companies become more productive and successful.
Tags: mobile, IT management, Enterprise, BYOD, Security Compliance
AppSense MobileNow: Taming BYOD with Cloud-Based MDM
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published October 11, 2012
Company pushes mobile device security and management while advocating app freedom.
Tags: cloud computing, mobile, MDM, BYOD
Veracode Expands into BYOD Security with Marvin Mobile Buy
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published October 05, 2012
Software security testing firm buys mobile security specialist to combat dangerous apps.
Tags: mobile, BYOD, BYO security
Survey Highlights Employee Concerns About BYOD
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published October 03, 2012
Workers don't want their managers to know what they do with their devices during their time off.
Tags: Device, mobile, survey, MDM, BYOD
BYOD Sparks Privacy Fears
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published September 28, 2012
Employees are wary of their employer's ability to peer into their personal lives via their smartphones and tablets.
Tags: mobile, privacy, BYOD
BYOD: End of the 9 to 5 Workday?
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published July 27, 2012
Still punching a clock? Productivity-boosting smartphones and tablets are reshaping the notion of work hours, according to a new study from Dell and Intel.
Tags: mobile, BYOD
BYOD Means Soaring IT Support Costs for Mobile Devices
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published July 11, 2012
A new report says the costs for managing smartphones will increase 48 percent next year.
Tags: mobile, smartphones, survey, MDM, enterprises, BYOD
Gartner: Traditional Windows Desktop Software Facing Extinction
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published June 29, 2012
BYOD and Microsoft's move toward tablets will spark a radical transformation in the Windows software ecosystem, according to Gartner.
Tags: Windows, tablets, Metro, BYOD, Windows RT
Forrester: 53% of Employees Use Their Own Devices for Work
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published June 14, 2012
The BYOD trend looks irreversible at this point.
Tags: Forrester, BYOD
Google Acquires Quickoffice, Sets Stage for BYOD Showdown
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published June 06, 2012
Google snaps up the Office-friendly app maker as Microsoft works to bring its productivity software to tablets.
Tags: Google, Microsoft, BYOD
Cisco: Enterprises Are Embracing BYOD
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published May 18, 2012
A survey finds that 95 percent of enterprises allow employee-owned devices in the workplace.
Tags: mobile, Cisco, Enterprise, BYOD
Will BYOD Get You Fired?
By Jeff Vance | Article Published May 01, 2012
The hidden Bring Your Own Device traps that could cost IT pros their jobs.
Tags: security, mobile, BYOD, bring your own device
How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love BYOD
By Scott Alan Miller | Article Published April 25, 2012
Far from the chaos it appears, BYOD enables IT to exert greater control – while giving the impression of being approachable and flexible.
Tags: IT department, BYOD, IT Best Practices, bring your own device
Cisco: Nearly Half of IT Managers Still Against BYOD Trend
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published January 24, 2012
Enterprise IT managers are concerned about tablet security and worry that BYOD diverts attention from more important projects.
Tags: Cisco, BYOD
IBM Opens Up Smartphone, Tablet Support for its Workers
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published October 31, 2011
BYOD comes to Big Blue.
Tags: IBM, BYOD