Best Practices for Employee BYOD Training

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The fact is bring your own device (BYOD) programs are no longer the exceptions in business and government — they’re becoming commonplace. Yet BYOD can keep even the best CIO up at night worrying about the security of her company’s corporate data. Add to that the need to embrace employee choice and support a mobile […]

Mobilizers: Cisco Awarded Apperian Innovation Award

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We recently had the pleasure of awarding Cisco the Apperian Innovation in Enterprise Mobility Award! Cisco Mobilizers (left to right): John Bell, Jeff McKittrick, Mary Kay Sondecker, Faith Watson, Sunil Chandra They were recognized for being Mobilizers leading the industry based on their vision for mobility in the enterprise, adoption of enterprise apps in their […]

Using MAM to Communicate a Clear BYOD Policy

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Bring your own device (BYOD) programs have evolved from up-and-coming to established practices. In fact, by 2017, more than half of enterprises will require their employees to bring their own devices to work, according to the results of a global survey by Gartner. But as BYOD becomes the norm, some IT professionals are discovering that […]

Distributing Enterprise Mobile Apps: A Myriad of Options

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There are many different ways to distribute enterprise mobile apps to your workforce, including public device app stores, the cloud, the Web, virtualization, an enterprise app store, or a combination of any of the above — but they all have their own advantages and disadvantages. Public Device App Stores Public device app stores, such as […]

Don’t Confuse Container with App Wrapping

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As more and more enterprises embrace the bring your own device (BYOD) movement, they’re finding themselves between the proverbial rock and a hard place — ensuring that they have control over sensitive corporate data and giving employees the freedom to do their jobs in the best way possible. There are a couple ways to secure your […]

Enterprise Mobile Apps: Gain a Competitive Edge with Human Resources

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Although enterprise mobility is a popular topic, often the discussion centers around flashy sales apps and the bring your own device (BYOD) movement. Mobilizing human resources, which is a cost center in most companies, is typically not the first thing that comes to mind. However, there are significant opportunities for businesses to improve profitability by […]

The Future of Mobile Application Management (MAM)

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When enterprise mobility first came to the fore several years ago, mobile device management (MDM) was the recommended approach to mobile management. But taking a command-and-control approach to managing mobile devices that are typically owned by employees has turned out to be a misguided strategy. In fact, most organizations have recognized the impracticality of trying […]

Drivers for Mobile Adoption

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Making the decision to implement a mobile strategy can have profound effects on important aspects of your business. Check out this graph from a CompTIA study on enterprise mobility, which illustrates that heightened employee productivity, accommodating flexible workstyles, and organizational cost savings are among the key motivations for deploying mobile apps. Click chart to view […]

You Can “App-ify” That with Hybrid Web Apps

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Many organizations have made significant investments building websites that provide an adequate web experience, but do not have an associated native mobile app front end to them. Although these sites are valuable, they aren’t available to mobile users, which hinders adoption. The obvious way to expand the usage of these sites is to make them […]