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How to Select (and Secure) Cross-Platform Mobile Apps

Posted on Tue, Sep 16, 2014

Writing in CITE, the magazine dedicated to the consumerization of IT, technology journalist Ryan Faas summed up the frustration of many IT executives by saying, “With the rise of different mobile platforms and content ecosystems, the technology world is becoming increasingly fragmented.”

It’s true of course. How many operating systems connect to your corporate network every day? Windows (in pre- and post-Windows 8 versions), OS X, Linux, Chrome OS, all the various versions of Android, iOS, Windows Phone, Amazon’s Kindle and Fire products, and BlackBerry are among the possibilities that more and more companies have to accommodate – and secure.

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Tags: secure mobile printing, EMM, cross-platform mobile device management,

Why School District 1:1 Mobile Device Programs Fail

Posted on Tue, Sep 09, 2014

As schools around the country kick off the 2014-2015 school year, the headlines seem tell a story of one school district after another abandoning highly touted programs to put laptop or tablets into the hands of every student. Here are just a few recent articles that seem to mark these programs as failures:

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Tags: secure mobile printing, mobile security, mobile device management, mobile devices, education, K-12 iPad deployment, K-12 1:1 mobile device deployment, Breezy in education, Chromebook K-12 usage

Is Your Office Losing the Mobile Versus Paper Battle?

Posted on Wed, Aug 27, 2014

Ever since mobile devices made their way into the workplace, there’s been something of a battle between mobile and paper. Large and small businesses alike have been struggling with the question of how to integrate cloud, mobile and digital workflows into their day-to-day operations.

So Canon USA hired the Harris Poll to examine trends in document management workflow, and their impact on the day-to-day operations of businesses around the U.S. Not surprisingly, there were gaps in how different people within companies view the issue.

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Tags: secure mobile printing, mobile printing, mobile devices, paperless office,

Changing Questions Posed to Analysts Highlight “Absurd” Pace of Change in Securing Mobile Devices

Posted on Fri, Aug 15, 2014

Four years ago, in June 2010, Forrester Analyst Michele Pelino wrote a blog post that summarized the top questions that Forrester clients asked about mobile devices and mobile applications. Pelino wrote that in the previous 12 months, 700 of the 22,000 inquiries that Forrester analysts fielded from clients were related to enterprise mobility issues, a jump from 360 in 2007.

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Tags: secure mobile printing, mobile security, IT security, mobile devices, Forrester Research,

Surprising Print Audit Results Show What Employees Actually Print

Posted on Tue, Aug 05, 2014

Talk to any IT manager, and they’ll say that they have a good handle on what their employees are printing, as well as the costs involved with managing their printer fleets.But a report from Print Manager Insider contains some surprises.

For instance, at banks and financial services companies, Internet printing – that is printing web pages – accounts for almost 60% of the total volume, most of it from Internet Explorer.Web printing, the report says, exceeds Excel printing by 400%.

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Tags: secure mobile printing, print management, print audit

Breezy Joins the MaaS360 WorkPlace Partner Program

Posted on Tue, Jul 29, 2014

Breezy, the mobile printing leader, announced today that it has joined the MaaS360 WorkPlace Partner Program. Breezy is now available in the MaaS360 Market, and will leverage the MaaS360 WorkPlace SDK to enable enterprise-grade security controls for protection of corporate data.

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Tags: secure mobile printing, Android, IBM, Fiberlink,, iOS,

Can Printers Put Your Network at Risk of a CFAA Breach?

Posted on Thu, Jul 17, 2014

So an attacker hacks into your printer. That’s no big deal, right? Printers don’t have much in the way of memory, so how much data can really be at risk if someone hacks into one?

Dallas attorney Shawn E. Tuma, one of the nation’s leading legal experts on the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA), says that attacks against embedded systems like printers can expose companies to much larger security risks, including a costly CFAA breach that requires public disclosure and a risk of regulatory penalties.

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Tags: secure mobile printing, compliance, CFAA, preventing a data breach

Keyloggers & Other Business Center Security Worries

Posted on Tue, Jul 15, 2014

When business travelers are on the go and need to print, a trip to the business center at a hotel, airport or convention center can be a lifesaver. This week, however, security blogger Brian Krebs published a memo from the U.S. Secret Service warning that criminals have been compromising hotel business center PCs with keystroke-logging malware, in a bid to steal personal and financial data from guests.

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Tags: secure mobile printing, mobile security, Breezy Partner Network

If Time = Money, What’s the Cost of Mobile Printing Limits?

Posted on Fri, Jul 11, 2014

Secure Mobile Printing GraphicBack 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.”

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Tags: secure mobile printing, IT, mobile printing, IT security, cloud printing, BYOD Printing

Top Mobile Security Solutions Lock Down Data Not User Access

Posted on Thu, Jul 03, 2014

Is your EMM solution complete? It’s not a question most IT managers really think much about. After all, enterprise mobility management (EMM) is defined as an all-encompassing approach to securing and enabling business workers' use of smartphones and tablets.

A strong EMM strategy will also help mobile end users work more productively by providing them new tools to do their jobs on smartphones and tablets. Enterprise app stores or other application delivery and deployment technologies are common components of EMM, as are identity management systems to control user access to these new tools.

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Tags: secure mobile printing, on-device encryption, BYOD, enterprise mobility, EMM

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