The challenges facing BYOD certification

A question that crops up every so often in the forums and from readers is when can we expect a vendor certification focusing on bring your own device (BYOD) policies. Considering the multi-layered complexities around BYOD implementation, security, and management, vendor technology certification seems to … “The challenges facing BYOD certification”

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4 ways to support BYOD users with maximum call deflection

Image by Christian Widell via Unsplash.com Even in 2016, some of the most lingering questions about Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) outside of security are around user support. No self-respecting help desk supervisor is going to want to see their numbers get dinged because of … “4 ways to support BYOD users with maximum call deflection”

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Sync your way to BYOD

When formulating a bring-your-own-device (BYOD) strategy, an often-missed step is reviewing your existing enterprise infrastructure for solutions before branching out. One important technology to examine is enterprise synchronization. While more commonly thought of as a tool for keeping servers in synchronization, support for BYOD and … “Sync your way to BYOD”

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Surviving the impending MDM market consolidation

Citrix acquired Zenprise. IBM acquired Fiberlink. Then VMware acquired AirWatch. Microsoft turned around and launched the Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Suite. These four market events may indeed shape the future of the Mobile Device Management (MDM) market by sparking even further MDM market consolidation. Jason Frye, … “Surviving the impending MDM market consolidation”

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The datacenter: Foundation of BYOD

Bring-your-own-device (BYOD) programs have given rise to all sorts of solutions and consultants striving to protect the corporate enterprise and data ownership while providing the best possible user experience. However, too often, the corporate datacenter is overlooked in BYOD planning. This is unfortunate, because the … “The datacenter: Foundation of BYOD”

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5 Lessons from healthcare BYOD

Healthcare institutions and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies might seem at odds due to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) and concerns over Personally Identifiable Information (PII). However, after speaking to some healthcare IT experts, the same concerns about endpoint … “5 Lessons from healthcare BYOD”

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