The Boston Celtics and Apperian at MITX Mobile

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Last Thursday, April 24, 2014, Luigi Sorbara, basketball statistician for the Boston Celtics, and Alan Murray, SVP of product for Apperian, discussed the challenges IT faces with both mobile hardware and developing apps. Their talk included 3 case studies, including a live case study from The Boston Celtics. Watch their presentation below. Learn about the […]

3 Tempting Myths About Enterprise Mobility Software

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Every industry has its fair share of excuses. Some of these excuses take the form of tempting myths that are easy to believe, but, in fact, not true. Wondering if you’re stuck believing one? Here are three tempting myths about enterprise mobility management that are just that: excuses that are keeping your company from fulfilling its […]

5 Tips for Mobile Data Security

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It’s probably no surprise that mobile data security is the biggest challenge facing companies that embrace mobility. Enterprise mobility enables employees to be more productive because they can work from anywhere, at any time, using any device. Despite the productivity gains, this flexibility raises legitimate concerns about security of sensitive corporate data. Securing enterprise apps […]

Resistance Training for Desk Pro’s

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After coding sitting at a desk all day, I began to experience a lot of back pain. Thanks to Bron Volney, of BronCoreFitness, my back is now in great shape. Since I’m sure many of you spend time sitting at a computer — when you’re not mobile — I asked Bron to share the best […]

The Federal Mobile App Lifecycle – Security, Management, and Productivity

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How can an app-centric approach to enterprise mobility management help federal agencies with these challenges? With the right mobile app agencies can foster a conversation of collaboration between each other. And the way to ensure productivity is to provide best-in-class mobile solutions and frameworks that incorporate mobile app security protocols to lessen the complexity of […]

Creating a Secure Mobile Application Governance Strategy

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The adoption of mobility programs within the federal government is gaining significant traction due to the increased pressure for agencies to implement bring-your-own-device (BYOD) programs to drive cost savings, and to satiate the demand for employees to access data and content while on the move. Federal agencies are also looking for ways to create more […]

The Enterprise Mobility Opportunity in the Federal Space

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Over the past several years, the U.S. federal government has sharpened its focus on IT investments. As part of its efforts, the White House has been actively increasing citizen access to public data while making public services more operationally efficient. This includes how the federal government is attempting to invest more judiciously in IT and […]

App Wrapping is A Form of App Containerization

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In the wake of the BYOD (bring your own device) movement, Gartner has had a lot to say about app containerization. The research firm listed it as one of the seven key components to look for in an enterprise mobility management solution, and since then we’ve been fielding a lot of questions about what it is […]

Where the Enterprise Mobility Market Stands Today

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2013 was a pivotal year for enterprise mobility. Companies of all sizes – from startups to enterprises – deployed enterprise mobile apps in growing numbers. Meanwhile, 89% of all global IT organizations now support some form of bring your own device (BYOD) program, according to Gartner. Looking ahead, research from MarketsandMarkets projects that the BYOD […]

What OS Continuity Across Platforms Means for Enterprises

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The cross-pollination of mobile and desktop operating systems – from Windows Phones, to Android on the desktop, to Linux-based mobile OS — is generating a broader range of choices for employees to use and for IT departments to manage. This multichannel, OS continuity environment has become the new norm. The continuing propagation of operating systems across […]