While there are numerous benefits to BYOD, there are also risks. It's no wonder that in security circles BYOD is referred to as "Bring Your Own Danger," or "Bring Your Own Disaster."
Written by: Graeme Philipson | Published in: SecurityThe bring-your-own-device (BYOD) phenomenon has entered the mainstream, with nearly 70% of all smartphone-owning professionals now using their personal device to access corporate data. But there are significant security risks.
Written by: Graeme Philipson | Published in: MobilityEmployees in high-growth markets are more willing to embrace the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) phenomenon and the personal productivity benefits of enterprise mobility compared to those in mature markets.
Written by: Stephen Withers | Published in: EnterpriseA new release of the Sophos Mobile Control mobile device management software is intended to help businesses deal with BYOD.
Mobile device management (MDM) software is becoming increasingly common as IT and security administrators seek to apply equivalent governance to mobile devices and traditional desktops/notebooks.
The growing use of person
Everywhere we turn lately, we hear the term “BYOD.” While it is always fun to guess acronyms, this one — meaning “bring your own device” — is making VARs stand up and take notice. VARs whom I have spoken with have told me that managing a BYOD environment for their customers can be a daunting task.
Written by: Graeme Philipson | Published in: TechnologyMany Australian businesses have still to embrace bring-your-own device (BYOD) computing, while some are ignoring it altogether. A new IDC report says that many of them do not have the ecosystem to support the trend.
Written by: Stuart Corner | Published in: TechnologyThe bring-your-own-device bandwagon is rolling along quite nicely and could be heading to a point where the great mass of the workforce will be using smartphones in their work - with significant economic benefits.
Mobile risk management (MRM) specialist Fixmo and enterprise mobility management company Visage Mobile are partnering to offer an integrated solution combining enterprise mobility intelligence, data security and risk management for businesses adopting bring-your-own-device (BYOD) initiatives.
The two companies will co-market the as-of-yet unnamed offering and said they plan to leverage their estab