Bracing for the Internet of Things in the Enterprise

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Although it’s still early days for the Internet of Things (IoT), the potential for using IP-enabled sensors and embedded technologies across the enterprise for a variety of purposes offers tremendous opportunities for streamlining and optimizing operations and to generate heightened levels of operational intelligence. Retailers and consumer packaged goods (CPGs) have the potential to track […]

Best of Breed BYOD Solutions: Containerized Enterprise Apps & Data

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Back when smartphones mostly came in the form of company-issued Blackberrys, organizations benefited from a clear sense of ownership over their devices. Corporate smartphones were lent to employees for business purposes in the same way as desktop computers and laptops. This made creating mobile device management policies relatively simple. Then came the bring your own device […]

Are You Handling Android in the Enterprise the Right Way?

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The release of the first iPhone seven years ago led to the inevitable use of personal smartphones in the office and sent enterprises scrambling to come up with policies to regulate the burgeoning bring your own device (BYOD) movement. While a majority of organizations now have mobile device policies in place in one form or […]

Considerations for Your Enterprise Mobile App Platform

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When many decision-makers begin their research to explore the potential for a mobile app platform, they often take an either/or approach. That is, they either are focused on identifying and selecting a platform that offers the best option for managing enterprise mobile apps or they’re intent on finding a mobile app platform that provides the […]

Employee-Proof Your Enterprise Mobility Solution

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When you have a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) policy at your company, you are allowing your employees to use their devices at work, where their personal apps, settings, and usage can end up jeopardizing your client information and introduce the possibility of a data breach. But you don’t have to abandon BYOD to keep […]

BYOD Security: Think Apps and Data

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Historically, many companies involved in enterprise mobility have attempted to apply a device-level approach to mobile security. The problem with this method is that it doesn’t address a crucial security requirement facing organizations — protecting enterprise apps and data from malware, viruses, data leakage, and other threats to proprietary information. The most effective approach to […]

Sneak Peek: How Are IT Leaders Driving Mobile App Adoption?

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Apperian conducted the The Mobile Enterprise Application Survey to find out how executives are leading their mobility programs, what benefits they are expecting, what metrics they have available to them, and what strategies they are using to drive adoption. 100% of IT leaders reported that they plan to distribute mobile applications to help increase employee […]

Sneak Peek: How Many IT Leaders Are Concerned with Mobile App Security?

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Apperian conducted the The Mobile Enterprise Application Survey to find out how executives are leading their mobility programs, what benefits they are expecting, what metrics they have available to them, and what strategies they are using to drive adoption. 100% of IT leaders reported that they plan to distribute mobile applications to help increase employee […]

Sneak Peek: What Benefits Are IT Leaders Seeking with Mobility Investments?

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Apperian conducted the The Mobile Enterprise Application Survey to find out how executives are leading their mobility programs, what benefits they are expecting, what metrics they have available to them, and what strategies they are using to drive adoption. 100% of IT leaders reported that they plan to distribute mobile applications to help increase employee […]

Exploring the Future of Mobile via The Cloud and the Internet of Things

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North Bridge Venture Partners and GigaOM Research have launched the 4th Annual Future of Cloud Computing Survey — which includes more than 60 industry collaborators. The number of companies collaborating on the study has grown from 31 participants to 66 since the study was launched in 2011. As organizations increase their use of both cloud and enterprise […]