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  • Bunnings drives productivity with iPod Touch rollout

    Bunnings is aggressively developing mobile apps for its retail employees following a deployment last Christmas of 1500 iPod Touch devices to store staff, according to the company's mobility team leader.

    Written by Adam Bender22 Oct. 14 08:30
  • BYOD 101: Getting user buy-in

    Employees may want to choose the device they use for work, but that doesn’t guarantee they will automatically buy into a business’s new bring-your-own-device (BYOD) strategy, according to analysts.

    Written by Adam Bender30 Sept. 13 14:43
  • New era of IT requires new kind of leader

    Managers must become leaders to thrive in a new world of IT service delivery, according to Charles Araujo, founder and CEO of the IT Transformation Institute.

    Written by Adam Bender07 Aug. 13 12:03
  • Better IT makes for happier employees: Deloitte

    Employees who are happy with workplace IT are one-third less likely to leave their company, according to a Deloitte study commissioned by Google.

    Written by Adam Bender07 June 13 08:00
  • BYOD 'a privilege, not a right': Fairfax

    Fairfax, Toyota and an Australian government agency described limited bring-your-own-device (BYOD) rollouts in a panel at the CeBIT Enterprise Mobility conference in Sydney.

    Written by Adam Bender30 May 13 13:05
  • BYOD vs CYOD: Bring or choose your own device?

    Offering employees a choice of approved devices may provide more control for IT compared to allowing them to bring any smartphone or tablet they want.

    Written by Adam Bender21 March 13 11:46
  • NRL bets on cost savings with BYOD strategy

    The NRL expects to win “massive cost savings” from a new bring your own device (BYOD) strategy, according to the rugby league’s IT manager, Maurice Veliz.

    Written by Adam Bender20 March 13 13:58
  • BlackBerry embraces BYOD to win back customers

    BlackBerry seeks to win back Australian business from rivals after a late realisation that it must adapt to the growing trend of bring your own device (BYOD), BlackBerry executives said at the BlackBerry 10 launch in Australia.

    Written by Adam Bender19 March 13 11:56
  • Samsung Galaxy S4 to drive BYOD: Telsyte

    The release of a new Samsung Galaxy S smartphone is likely to drive more consumer devices into the workplace, according to Telsyte analyst Rodney Gedda.

    Written by Adam Bender15 March 13 13:55