- July 05, 2012
Employees who use a corporate email address to sign up for cloud services without cluing IT in may put their employer at risk for non-compliance and cloud licensing issues.
- July 02, 2012
BYOD cost savings aren't impossible to achieve, but it takes a lot of planning and a little luck. It’' better to focus on BYOD's other benefits, such as increased productivity.
- June 29, 2012
On the fifth anniversary of the iPhone’s release, we look back at what some skeptics had to say about the seminal device. Believe it or not, the iPhone’s success wasn’t a given.
- June 28, 2012
Mobile device printing challenges are something enterprises need to address as part of overall mobile strategy. No mobile printing app is perfect, but PrintMe Mobile comes close.
- June 25, 2012
Technology trends and challenges are top of mind for IT pros trying to understand consumerization and social collaboration, plus new terms such as gamification and big data.
Sponsored by Citrix - In the past couple of months, there has been a lot of discussion about improving the employee experience, with the recognition that employee engagement is a necessary precursor to an improved customer experience. Sir Richard Branson stated the need to do this quite clearly: “It sort of should go without saying—and it's surprising that it still doesn't go without saying at some companies—if the person who works at your company is 100% proud of the job they're doing, if you give them the tools to do a good job, they're proud of the brand, if they were looked after, if they're treated well, then they're going to be smiling, they're going to be happy, and therefore the customer will have a nice experience.” See More
Sponsored by Citrix - Adoption of digital workspace technology is growing at a rapid pace. Digital workspace deployment growth is well over 20% per year, according to a report by MarketsandMarkets. As organizations evaluate and choose the platform that will provide critical support to employees and users, making the right decision is imperative. See More
Sponsored by Citrix - For employees, the benefits of technology are moving far beyond delivering apps that automate tasks, maintaining a secure environment or providing access to data. In many ways, technology has become the portal for employees to engage with the organization. If they want to check on their benefits status, request time off or read the latest communication from the CEO, they are probably going to do it online. See More
Sponsored by Citrix - Is artificial intelligence (AI) coming to take our jobs? That’s what a recent Forbes article posited, noting that it’s time for humans to have that conversation as to whether AI is friend or foe. But while think tanks ponder the coming of the Matrix, IT professionals and those in lines of business might be better served to think differently about AI—particularly about how it will help us do our jobs better. See More
- June 22, 2012
Mobile games probably won’t bring down your network, but tech-savvy employees might. The IT community explains how in this week’s Boston-baked quotes.
- June 22, 2012
BYOD shops deal with constant push and pull and the tension increases when it comes to Web apps vs. native apps. Users like native apps, but IT can’t seem to secure them.
- June 21, 2012
Citrix sees mobile application management as the wave of the future, but customers aren't ready. So, the company may give them what they want: mobile device management.
- June 20, 2012
As Microsoft takes aim at the iPad with its new Surface tablets, IT wonders if its price tag and management features will make for a good fit in the business world.
- June 19, 2012
AT&T Toggle 2.0 now supports iOS devices, but it may require multiple data plans for the same phone.
- June 15, 2012
Microsoft is in discussion to purchase Yammer, an enterprise social network. Industry watchers think it'll be a good fit with SharePoint.
- June 14, 2012
This week’s Consumerization Quotes offer up the good, the bad and the ugly of what Twitter-savvy Microsoft TechEd attendees had to say about Windows 8 and Windows RT tablets.
- June 13, 2012
Apple released an SDK for iCloud that could have major repercussions for enterprises already struggling to control BYOD.
- June 08, 2012
Google Docs and Microsoft Office made headlines as the battle over mobile and cloud productivity apps raged this week, spurring lots of interesting comments.
- June 06, 2012
Google acquired the mobile productivity application Quickoffice to provide Google Docs offline capabilities for iOS and Android mobile devices.