Modern Mobility

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  • Mobility requires more than just a BYOD policy

    Carl Setterlund - Associate Site Editor 12 Nov 2015
  • The iPhone came out in 2007, but it's taken nearly a decade for many IT admins to wrap their heads around mobility in the enterprise. Eight years later, a good chunk of organizations now ...

  • As the mobile world turns

    Colin Steele - Editorial Director 11 Nov 2015
  • It’s hard to believe the first year of Modern Mobility is in the books. At this time in 2014, this magazine was nothing more than a thought in the mind of our publisher. By year’s end, it had ...

  • Good Technology CEO Christy Wyatt leaves BlackBerry

    Ramin Edmond - News Writer 02 Nov 2015
  • BlackBerry completed its $425 million acquisition of Good Technology today. Christy Wyatt, Good's chairman, president and CEO, will not be part of the transition process. Spokespeople from both ...

  • VMware needs its latest email acquisition to go better than the last one

    Colin Steele - Editorial Director 20 Oct 2015
  • In case you missed it last week, in the aftermath of some bigger acquisition news, VMware bought Boxer, a secure email app vendor. Boxer is not VMware's first foray into the email market. In 2010, ...

  • Star Wars: The BlackBerry awakens

    Eddie Lockhart - Site Editor 19 Oct 2015
  • Believe it or not, the release of the new Star Wars movie -- and with it the return of Han, Luke and Princess Leia -- is almost upon us. The galaxy far, far away is at the top of my mind. Oddly ...

  • Analytics help developers give mobile apps a tune-up

    Carl Setterlund - Associate Site Editor 16 Oct 2015
  • Delivering enterprise mobile applications to employees is a complex endeavor, but some organizations are turning to in-app analytics to help with the crucial final step: ensuring the long-term ...

  • Keeping up is hard to do

    Alyssa Provazza - Editorial Director 14 Oct 2015
  • It’s been an action-packed few months in the mobile world. Just a few days after returning from VMworld, I saw my Twitter feed blow up with the news of BlackBerry’s acquisition of Good Technology. ...

  • What a Dell-EMC-VMware merger would mean for the EUC market

    Colin Steele - Editorial Director 09 Oct 2015
  • UPDATE (Oct. 12): Dell is officially buying EMC and VMware for $67 billion. Dell buying Citrix is old and busted. Dell buying EMC -- and possibly VMware -- is the new hotness. The Wall Street ...

  • Apple isn't everything

    Alyssa Provazza - Editorial Director 17 Sep 2015
  • I currently have no fewer than four Apple devices in my apartment. There’s my trusty iPhone 5 for everyday texting and Instagramming. There’s an iPad Air 2 permanently attached to the coffee table ...

  • IT gets schooled on Apple devices

    Eddie Lockhart - Site Editor 10 Sep 2015
  • Back-to-school season has me thinking about a common question kids face: What do you want to be when you grow up? Let’s go back in time to 2007 and imagine Apple’s iPhone on its first day of ...

  • The IT version of an NFL lockout

    Carl Setterlund - Associate Site Editor 03 Sep 2015
  • As the lead NFL reporter at ESPN, Adam Schefter is no stranger to breaking news, but it usually relates to injuries, trades and other transactions involving NFL teams and players. On Aug. 21, ...

  • How user experience monitoring can benefit help desks

    Alyssa Provazza - Editorial Director 25 Aug 2015
  • If there’s somethin’ strange in your mobile device, who you gonna call? The IT service desk. Because of the sheer number of mobile devices employees use for work these days, mobility-related help ...

  • Ready for anything at this year's VMworld

    Alyssa Provazza - Editorial Director 06 Aug 2015
  • VMworld is just a few weeks away, and it's never too early to start getting excited for all the networking, parties, boxed lunches, and of course, sessions that await us this year. So what can we ...

  • Say 'I do' to enterprise-approved file sharing

    Alyssa Provazza - Editorial Director 20 Jul 2015
  • I’m getting married next year, and there is so much information to keep track of during the planning process. To help, one of the first things I did was create a shared document in Google Drive – a ...

  • IT gets the app development assistance it needs

    Carl Setterlund - Associate Site Editor 16 Jul 2015
  • We often tout the rising importance of enterprise mobile applications without acknowledging that they don't grow on trees. Native app development is a complex and often expensive undertaking, and ...