PowerShell Tip: Easily Manage all of Your BYOD Devices

The “Bring Your Own Device” Trend (BYOD) has been making significant contributions to the enterprise for quite a few years now. About 44% of developed markets have already adopted their own devices at work! The biggest headache with BYOD is how to easily manage and organize all of those devices. Policies help, but the final goal is to collect information...

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The Irresistible Force of BYOD – How to Get it Running Securely

A quick plug for a webinar I just did over on BrightTalk, https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/188/77849: “From increasing productivity to reducing operational costs, it’s time for companies to look at how they be more effective with BYOD. Join Marco Nielsen, as he shares how to optimize your BYOD strategy and execution, how to make the most of your existing management solutions and how...

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How’s that BYOD implementation going?

According to recent reports, BYOD implementations may be stalled due to unresolved risks identified during the process.  Things like security, privacy, and even legal implications have all surfaced.  For those that have BYOD on your project schedule this year, what are you seeing? Our sister site, WindowsITPro, has some interesting new information regarding BYOD that you might find interesting.  Take...

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Infographic: BYOD = Bring Your Own Demise

Based on some research by Varonis, this Infographic provides some deeper insight into the issues that BYOD present, and hurdles that must be overcome before BYOD actually makes sense.  A lot of companies are jumping head-first into turbulent waters without think through the benefits versus the pitfalls of BYOD.  Why do they do it?  Tech envy?  Afraid of end-users? The...

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The Planning Guide to Consumerization

Intel has put together a planning guide, of sorts, for Consumerization.  It’s not spot-on, but there’s a lot of pieces within the doc that can help you a) understand things like consumerization and BYOD, and b) figure out if this industry concept is worth looking into for your company. Grab the guide:  Planning Guide: Five Steps to Consumerization of IT...

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BYOD follow-the-leader: The US Government

Here’s an interesting link I came across today.  As a huge piece of the industry continues to hammer on the whole “Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)” strategy, the US Goverment has released its own strategy and posted it publicly.  Are they doing it right?  There are pieces of their plan that might make for important inclusions in your own BYOD...

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Resistance is Futile

Over the years that I have spent working in the IT industry I’ve heard many buzz words come and go. Many of the ideas behind those buzz words were never realized, but of course many of them are in in use today. A couple years ago “the cloud” was becoming a major buzzword. Many a doubting Thomas, myself included, really...

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