• Mobile Devices, Chapter 13 of "Microsoft Windows Vista Administration"

    Because mobile devices are so prevalent and important to the enterprise, Microsoft has developed a number of tools for managing portable computing devices into Windows Vista. This chapter describes the functionality that Vista brings for mobile ...  Continue Reading

  • Mobile management: Advice for mobile managers

    This series on mobile management lays out the key issues for enterprise management, mobility management, and device management. It delves into such topics as mobile architectures and processes, mobile-specific management solutions, carrier mobile ...  Continue Reading

  • The IT Guy: Mobility -- It's a beach

    In this episode of "The IT Guy," a mobile worker finds that his many devices (wireless laptop, glare-free screen and PDA) don't guarantee a seamless outdoor work experience when Mother Nature has her way.  Continue Reading

  • Review: BlackBerry 8830 World Edition

    What makes the BlackBerry 8830 World Edition an unusual smartphone is the fact that it offers support for both CDMA and GSM cellular-wireless networks. This means that people who use CDMA carriers like Sprint or Verizon can get the 8830 and still ...  Continue Reading

  • Review: Nokia E61i

    The Nokia E61i is an updated version of the E61, which debuted in 2006. This model offers a full QWERTY keyboard in a slim tablet design. It includes a QVGA display in a landscape orientation. It has 60 MB of storage, plus the ability to "hot swap" ...  Continue Reading

  • Review: BlackBerry Curve

    The BlackBerry Curve, also called the 8300, is one of this company's next generation devices with multimedia capabilities, including playing music and video. It has a built-in QWERTY keyboard and a 320-by-240-pixel (QVGA) display. It also includes a...  Continue Reading

  • Review: Nokia N95

    The Nokia N95 is a cutting-edge S60 smartphone with an innovative design that makes it easy for users to switch between phone and media player modes. It also offers 3G cellular-wireless networking and Wi-Fi.  Continue Reading

  • Managed mobile services

    In this managed mobile services series, Dan Taylor examines managed services for device management, email, enterprise applications, and cellular telephony. It concludes with a best practices guide.  Continue Reading

  • Review: Palm Treo 755p

    The Treo 755p is one of Palm's first generation of smartphones with a slimmer profile and no external antenna. It runs the Garnet OS (formerly Palm OS Garnet). It was created for CDMA carriers and offers support for the 3G cellular-wireless ...  Continue Reading

  • Review: BlackBerry 8800

    This cellular-wireless device is large enough to qualify as a handheld, though many might call it a smartphone. It is one of RIM's first models to include significant support for multimedia, including playing video and MP3 files. The BlackBerry 8800...  Continue Reading