This Halloween, the cautionary warning for businesses of all size is: Beware of the cyber ogre!Read More
Back in 1748, in his essay Advice to a Young Tradesman, Benjamin Franklin wrote:
“Remember that time is money. He that can earn ten shillings a day by his labour, and goes abroad, or sits idle one half of that day, though he spends but sixpence during his diversion or idleness, it ought not to be reckoned the only expence; he hath really spent or thrown away five shillings besides.”Read More
Football – not the American-style game played with a pointed ball by men in helmets and pads, but the global game played with a round ball by men in shorts -- is suddenly a hot topic in U.S. IT circles.
For many IT managers, BYOD (bring your own device) model can devolve into a chaotic DYOT (do your own thing) model, where users actively circumvent IT policies and apps in favor of unmanaged consumer apps, unmanaged personal cloud storage, or even devices that are encrypted to block company oversight and reporting. What could cause that nightmarish scenario?
Mobile device management (MDM) solutions provide security, reporting, and management for mobile devices that access corporate networks. Gartner defines Enterprise mobile device management (MDM) software as a:
Whether it’s a school, small business, or large enterprise tablet rollout, the subject of mobile printing usually comes up during the first few weeks. The questions usually show up at the help desk, in the form of users who fully expected to be able to print from the new iPad or Android tablet just as easily as they did from their laptop or desktop PC.
IT managers have to make a strong business case before investing in a mobile printing solution. Making the business case for secure mobile printing requires choosing a solution that delivers end user acceptance, integration with existing infrastructure, scalability and functionality, security, and compliance.