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  • Around the World With BYOD

    By Tom Kaneshige | 03 December, 2014 05:27

    Unlike most technology trends, the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) phenomenon is tied closely to culture and norms. As a result, BYOD adoption varies widely country by country, as a recent Dell study on global workforce trends shows.

  • Managing BYOD expenses: How to get it right

    By Nancy Gohring | 12 November, 2014 22:38

    Bring your own device (BYOD) has become an accepted practice in business. Gartner predicts that by 2017, half of all employers will require workers to supply their own devices for work. Yet there are mixed reports about whether BYOD actually saves businesses money.

  • Why your workers hate BYOD

    By Tom Kaneshige | 08 November, 2014 08:23

    At a New York banking firm, a couple of executives lost their jobs because they didn't report lost phones within 24 hours, in violation of a draconian BYOD policy. At a California law firm, the CIO knew every time one of its lawyers slipped away to play golf, exposed by watchful BYOD management software.

  • Microsoft Office advancements are a boost for BYOD programs

    By Tim Greene | 07 November, 2014 05:14

    Microsoft is giving corporate BYOD programs a boost by upgrading its Office offerings for iPhone, iPad and Android to deliver more features free, increasing the likelihood that mobile workers will have better tools available to be more productive.

  • Startup Capriza scores $27M to Zapp legacy apps into mobile ones

    By Bob Brown | 30 October, 2014 22:43

    Capriza, a startup that helps enterprises convert their legacy apps into mobile- and cloud-based ones, Thursday announced it has racked up an additional $27 million in venture funding. That should be enough to help Capriza scale its business on the marketing and sales side, and maybe even have enough left over to afford a drummer and bassist to form a company band (more on that later...).

Tutorials about BYOD
  • How to Work Seamlessly Across Multiple Devices

    By Paul Mah | 19 March, 2014 12:57

    Employees who used to burn the midnight oil at the office now get to do so from the comforts of home, thanks to the proliferation of personal laptops, tablets and smartphones. Getting files to appear on and sync with multiple devices can be challenging, but a little bit of advanced planning can go a long way.

Features about BYOD
  • BYOD brings corporate contradictions

    By Tom Kaneshige | 02 December, 2014 02:58

    During a roundtable discussion on the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend, a tech leader candidly offered this bit of real-world insight: "My wife is a nurse. There is no BYOD policy at the hospital. But all of the nurses communicate with each other via SMS, because that's the most efficient way to do their job."

  • BYOD twists and turns keep CIOs off-balance

    By Tom Kaneshige | 19 August, 2014 07:57

    In New York City, venerable companies give luxurious corporate cars to power brokers dressed in Armani suits driving down Wall Street. But across the country in San Francisco, you're more likely to see blue jeans-clad execs driving shared Zipcars to their wacky digs in SoMa, or south of Market.

  • What Does the Future of Work Look Like?

    By Jonathan Hassell | 07 August, 2014 23:12

    With Microsoft moving into a "mobile first, cloud first" world, an Apple smartwatch coming any day now and everyone else buying into the cloud computing hype, it can be easy to lose sight of what all of these developments do: Drive business forward by enabling employees to be more productive. Essentially, it's about the future of work.

  • CIO Meets Mobile Challenges Head-on

    By Tom Kaneshige | 08 July, 2014 06:03

    In some ways, veteran CIO Sam Lamonica is an old dog learning new tricks.

  • Mobilizing Your Sales Team Brings Challenges and High Expectations to IT

    By Tom Kaneshige | 02 July, 2014 00:27

    There's been a lot of talk about all the great benefits companies reap from mobilizing their workforce, especially those in sales and services who work mostly out in the field.

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