- March 16, 2015
Samsung has formed a number of partnerships in an effort to compete with Apple in the enterprise marketplace. We look at how each one could affect the enterprise.
- March 16, 2015
App transformation provides a better way for IT to deliver mobile-friendly versions of Windows legacy applications through a virtual desktop.
- March 10, 2015
When Apple Watches arrive, they will be yet another mobile device for IT to manage, and enterprises should get busy on determining its best use.
- March 06, 2015
Many companies need to fill IT jobs this year, but there's a shortage of available talent, and many haven't figured out the mobile skills they need.
- March 04, 2015
BlackBerry finally brought its flagship BES12 EMM service to the cloud, along with a productivity suite and a new touchscreen phone for diehard users.
Sponsored by Citrix - To meet a demand that arose overnight for supporting remote work on a massive scale, IT and security teams within organizations needed to act fast. At the beginning of the pandemic, they were stuck with the tools at hand. Typically, this included a VPN and basic anti-malware/antivirus software, which provided a level of protection that can only be described as “okay.” However, as attackers focused on the new vulnerabilities arising from remote work, organizations found they required much more protection. Since the attack surface increased, a cohesive approach to securing remote work became necessary. See More
Sponsored by Citrix - Recognizing that enthusiastic and empowered employees achieve at a far greater level, the most successful organizations have made a positive employee experience a central part of their operating strategy. But plans to improve the employee experience were knocked askew when the pandemic hit and remote work became the norm, whether the business was ready or not. Organizations had to find ways to improve the remote employee experience overnight. To their credit, IT teams and management were largely successful. See More
Sponsored by Citrix - There is a growing groundswell in support of workers returning to their offices. Remote work has been a boon during the pandemic, but the nuances of working as teams in offices are sorely missed, both by management and employees. See More
Sponsored by Citrix - Even though organizations are starting to explore and implement new plans for going back to work after the pandemic eases, most of them have accepted that we will not be returning to the pre-COVID state. The next stage for most organizations will be a blending of in-office and remote work—a workplace continuum in which some employees work completely remotely, some are nearly always in the office, and some use a hybrid approach. See More
- March 03, 2015
The IBM MobileFirst Platform now integrates with Cloudant's database as a service and helps developers build more transformative apps.
- February 27, 2015
In this Q&A, wireless and mobile advisor Craig Mathias of Farpoint Group discusses why he thinks BYOD is the superior mobility model to COPE.
- February 27, 2015
Google went the container route with Android for Work for enhanced enterprise management, but left out Samsung Knox.
- February 26, 2015
In a survey of over 2,200 IT pros, respondents ranked eight driving factors behind enterprise tablet adoption. We turned the results into an easy-to-digest infographic.
- February 24, 2015
IT pros and developers who expected to see more fruits from the Apple-IBM partnership this week at IBM's enterprise mobility conference were sorely disappointed.
- February 20, 2015
Although Microsoft added some PIN-level improvements to its Outlook mobile apps, addressing bigger-picture issues may take time.
- February 19, 2015
Analysts see a trend to codeless apps with more processes going mobile and vendors like Kony keeping in lock-step with Modeler.
- February 18, 2015
One city in Oregon modernized its parking enforcement with mobile e-citation software on Samsung Galaxy devices, making it tougher to evade tickets.
- February 06, 2015
A lot of enterprises struggle with the financial side of the bring your own device model, so it's important to develop a smart system for compensating employees.
- February 04, 2015
IT could face a security nightmare with the new Outlook for iOS app due to some major issues and lack of MDM integration.
- January 28, 2015
Clearly, Apple has noticed the trend toward iOS mobile app management, expanding collaboration with native apps in iOS 8 while also focusing on data security.
- January 28, 2015
With all the EMM products out there, we took a look at major vendors and compared services and prices side by side.
- January 23, 2015
Following a partnership with Microsoft, Dropbox acquired CloudOn and will pull the plug on the collaboration tool, removing an Office alternative.
- January 19, 2015
One real estate services company needed device management and found JAMF's Bushel to be a cost-effective MDM for its Apple devices.
- January 15, 2015
Alone, Samsung and BlackBerry are no match for Apple in the enterprise. But together, the companies could build an enterprise mobility empire.
- January 13, 2015
Employees nowadays want their business apps to work as smoothly as Facebook. It's making IT focus in on mobile user experience design.
- January 06, 2015
When one college mandated AirWatch on end-user devices, there was backlash, but the IT team's approach led to a successful mobile management project.
- November 21, 2014
BlackBerry's return to QWERTY keyboard devices and improvements to BES12 are steps in the right direction, but is it too little, too late for many IT shops that have already moved on?
- October 15, 2014
Unified desktop and mobile management is all the rage and MobileIron and SCCM's integration offers features that could whet IT's appetite.
- September 19, 2014
Samsung has answered questions about the future of Knox with three new versions of its EMM product, two of which will be free.
- May 16, 2014
BlackBerry's move to open its BlackBerry 10 OS APIs to other MDM tools is a welcome one for IT shops that don't want to stick with BES.
- April 18, 2014
More IT-centric features are realized in a revamped Dropbox for Business. But will it whet the whistle of IT in a competitive cloud storage market?
- March 28, 2014
Apple is listening to IT with device enrollment and volume app purchasing programs updates, yet vendors and IT pros are left to sort through it all.
- March 14, 2014
Microsoft looks to the enterprise future with Yammer-inspired Office Graph for collaboration, standalone OneDrive for Business taking on Dropbox, Box.
- March 07, 2014
There's no one-size-fits-all fix to mobile content management issues, but EMM vendors are upping the ante, and new, low-cost approaches are available.
- February 25, 2014
Samsung has improved Knox's mobile security features, but businesses aren't sure about using the device manufacturer's new EMM tools.
- February 13, 2014
With new leaders in place and AirWatch in the fold, VMware's EUC group is poised to succeed -- if it can move beyond its desktop virtualization roots.
- February 05, 2014
IT pros see glimmers of hope in a renewed BlackBerry business device and software focus, but it may be too little, too late.
- February 05, 2014
BlackBerry's enterprise strategy is the key to transformation after years of losses. But it needs to make a splash to catch up to Apple and Google.
- January 22, 2014
Consolidation of the EMM world continues with the biggest move yet: VMware will purchase AirWatch for $1.54 billion to shore up its EUC division.
- December 23, 2013
BlackBerry posted a $4.4 billion loss in Q3, but a new deal with electronics manufacturer Foxconn could be the first step toward enterprise services.
- December 20, 2013
Apple and Samsung will continue their battle for enterprise in 2014. Could Microsoft, or even BlackBerry, seize an opportunity amidst the fight?
- December 09, 2013
With all the cloud storage and file-sharing platforms available, it can be hard to choose. Use our chart to compare features, pricing and more.
- December 05, 2013
On the heels of an impassioned letter from its new CEO, BlackBerry tells everyone who'll listen that it's still the go-to for EMM with a BES 10 update.
- November 15, 2013
Amazon AppStream offers a cloud-based approach to application streaming, but there are challenges that may diminish the benefits to enterprises.
- November 04, 2013
With BlackBerry's major shakeup this week, IT analysts believe a new CEO and more cash will help the troubled company head in the right direction.
- October 24, 2013
Apple's free software suites for OS X and iOS challenge Microsoft's paid Office 365 software, and some new iPads are more competitive on price.
- October 11, 2013
If you want to disable some iOS 7 features like AirDrop, users' devices must be in supervised mode. And that's not a good fit for BYOD.
- September 27, 2013
Cloud-based storage is in high demand, but will Windows 8.1 with SkyDrive meet the need for an enterprise-grade service?
- September 03, 2013
Microsoft's $7.2 billion Nokia acquisition gives Microsoft smartphone device access but industry skeptics wonder about the long-term strategy.
- August 12, 2013
In this Q & A, Gartner Research Director Gordon Van Huizen discusses Backend as a Service (BaaS) trends with contributor Peter Schooff.
- August 06, 2013
BMC, RES Software and other vendors offer enterprise app stores akin to Apple's Mac App Store to deliver apps and services to corporate employees . Here's how.
- June 21, 2013
User experience designers share a few tips and tricks of the trade so organizations can get better results from their mobile app initiatives.
- June 14, 2013
Microsoft released Office Mobile for iPhone but it requires an Office 365 subscription and isn't made for iPad.
- May 24, 2013
Citrix users say the company's unified enterprise mobility management product, XenMobile, may make it easier to deliver business applications to on-the-go users.
- May 16, 2013
BlackBerry's Secure Work Space for iOS and Android will help heavily regulated companies or those searching for extra security to better support BYOD.
- March 15, 2013
Citrix discusses the company's mobile enablement strategy and how anyone with an app and Amazon Web Services can disrupt legacy technology vendors.
- March 05, 2013
BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 will manage iOS and Android devices, but that might not be enough to convince BlackBerry customers to stay loyal.
- January 14, 2013
The ARM-based Surface RT tablet has solicited yawns from consumers so far, but the Intel-based Surface Pro with Windows 8 may appeal to IT.
- December 21, 2012
IBM's SmartCloud Docs productivity suite offers mobile employees a way to access documents and more from any device, anywhere.
- December 12, 2012
Despite a late start, new Dell support services and client devices could help Dell make a splash in the consumerization era.
- September 19, 2012
Two U.S. government agencies will adopt cloud file sharing and collaboration services. Security concerns? What security concerns?
- August 24, 2012
RIM will end support for current versions of BES in 2015 and require installation of multiple servers as IT transitions onto new BlackBerry platform.
- August 23, 2012
Sandboxed email clients provide secure method for managing corporate mobile email. But, this approach diminishes the value of mobile devices.
- July 25, 2012
New APIs let HTML5 Web apps integrate with mobile devices' cameras, microphones and storage, but native apps still have a leg up.
- July 25, 2012
As cloud and mobile take root in enterprises, identity management takes center stage and some say Active Directory isn’t enough.
- 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.
- May 24, 2012
Intel is the latest company to jump into the Identity as a Service space with the launch of Cloud SSO, built on Salesforce.com’s platform.
- June 13, 2011
It's no surprise that mobile device security was top of mind in our recent reader survey. Find out what's missing and what IT pros are asking for in mobile security products.
- February 02, 2010
Useful tool or parlor toy -- is there value in a smartphone with a hypervisor and a receiver that turns users' phones into virtual desktop access devices?
- September 22, 2009
The tidal wave of threats against your company's IT resources -- and in particular, its data -- has never been higher. As users store company data to their smartphones and similar mobile devices, we asked Sean Glynn, head of product development with...
- March 18, 2008
As more industries look to improve their environmental impact, laptop and tablet PC manufacturers can use EPEAT to determine how to produce a greener device and workers can use EPEAT to ensure they are purchasing a green device.
- January 18, 2006
Stop & Shop supermarket customers enjoy free Wi-Fi -- an investment that results in so-called soft benefits.
- May 27, 2003
Barcodes -- they help make sure the price is right for your groceries, and now they're ensuring that the Rx is right for your body. Fans of the scans think the technology could keep the medical mishaps, such as wrong medicines and dosage, away.