- August 07, 2017
VMworld hasn't exactly been known for its major EUC news in recent years. For someone who remembers the days when the event's second-day keynotes were devoted to end-user computing (EUC), it's been ...
- August 04, 2017
The transition of many tech giants into software and services vendors was apparent during Apple earnings on Tuesday night. The biggest tech company in the world, known for the Mac, iPhone and iPad, ...
- August 01, 2017
At VMworld, VMware will unveil a new feature to help IT build mobile interfaces for complex business tasks. These workflow apps aim to solve organizations' development challenges.
- July 31, 2017
IT experts have confidence in the security of iOS devices, but there are vulnerabilities to watch out for. Users often avoid passcodes, for instance.
- July 24, 2017
As more vendors bundle enterprise mobility management into suites, it's important for organizations to be aware of the different ways to buy the technology.
Sponsored by Citrix - Digital transformation changes how business processes are completed, with new apps and services being essential elements in the entire process. Understandably, the focus of many businesses has been on the design, creation, and deployment of these apps. But they are beginning to realize that they cannot afford to ignore perhaps the most important aspect of launching new software: user adoption. Put simply, if workers don’t use the new apps and digital services, nothing has transformed. Costly digital transformations can come to naught. This is not an edge case that most organizations don’t have to worry about. According to a McKinsey study, 70% of digital transformation initiatives fail, with much of the problem resulting from a lack of adoption. See More
Sponsored by Citrix - Digital transformation has rewritten the processes and activities that support the modern organization. Many of these changes have improved the employee experience, but perhaps none so much as the move from monolithic applications to microapps. See More
Sponsored by Citrix - When organizations first digitized their processes, the application reigned supreme. A particular process was typically tied to a specific application, and the data that the process relied on was in a data store dedicated to that app. As time has gone on, more apps have been added, so that data has become more siloed than ever. According to recent research from Pegasystems Inc., employees today use an averageof 35 apps to complete their daily tasks. See More
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
- July 12, 2017
Sanjay Poonen, VMware's chief operating officer, actively promotes his company on Twitter -- sometimes at the expense of competitors. In the past few weeks, Poonen tweeted a news story about ...
- June 30, 2017
Box adds support for Microsoft Azure, which means organizations can take advantage of that service's AI and machine learning capabilities to improve the file sync-and-share platform.
- June 29, 2017
Progress Software bought Kinvey and integrated its MBaaS software into its application development offerings. Another recent buy from Progress sweetens the deal even further.
- June 28, 2017
An IT pro at Cloud Identity Summit shares his experience implementing identity management at the University of Oklahoma and describes what pitfalls to avoid.
- June 26, 2017
BlackBerry's reinvention as a software company isn't going so well. The BlackBerry software business shrunk in the first quarter, falling short of analysts' expectations in the process. Those ...
- June 26, 2017
Identity and access management tools are critical today, as companies seek ways to handle users' distributed resources. IT shops have tough choices in an evolving market.
- June 16, 2017
Apple opens up its Device Enrollment Program by supporting devices that weren't bought from Apple or channel partners. Still, IT isn't content with the EMM capabilities available for those devices.
- June 12, 2017
IT experts are looking forward to the new productivity features of iOS 11 on the iPad and iPad Pro around multitasking, the Apple Pencil and user interface enhancements.
- May 31, 2017
Professionals who use rapid mobile app development tools don't need to know how to code, but these products don't take job opportunities away from mobile app developers.
- May 31, 2017
It's easy to dismiss AI and machine learning as buzzwords with no practical enterprise applications. For many people, those terms still conjure up images of sentient robots that will one day ...