How to Develop a BYOD Program Employees will Embrace

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Developing a successful BYOD program requires the blending of two seemingly disparate requirements. On the one hand, an absolute focus on ensuring that corporate apps, data, access, and other assets are protected. On the other hand, creating a compelling environment and processes that employees can easily adopt and support, both in their adoption of mobility […]

Five Tips for Communicating BYOD Policies

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As a growing legion of workers bring their personal devices into the workplace and change their work practices through the use of enterprise mobile apps, IT organizations must keep pace with effectively communicating BYOD policies to employees to ensure productivity while adhering to mobile app security best practices. Unfortunately, many IT organizations are behind the […]

Mobile Productivity: Moving from Support to Enablement

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As mobile workers continue to take advantage of the bring your own device (BYOD) movement, companies need to transition from simply supporting devices and applications to enabling enterprise mobility, according to a new report from 451 Research and Yankee Group. While “the potential to re-envision workflows and processes to drive new business value is very […]

Your Company’s Employees Want to Help You Test Your Mobile App! (Really!)

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You’ve written your app, finished testing, and now it’s time for placing your app (or updated version) on iTunes or Google Play. But wait… Have you really tested enough? Even with the best development, QA and testing practices, you still want your app to have a “final test” with hundreds, or even thousand of individuals […]

Appeal to Millennials with Seamless Enterprise Apps

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Millennials now make up one-third of the workforce in the United States. Born between the late 1980s and early 2000s, they are the first truly technologically fluent generation and their behavior reflects that — millennials think and work differently than the generations before them. The ways in which they utilize technology — smartphones, tablets, and […]

How to Keep Your BYOD Program from Stalling

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So your company has established a BYOD program — now what? How do you keep the momentum going and keep employees engaged to download enterprise apps and boost their personal and organizational productivity? Clearly and regularly communicating the personal and organizational benefits of BYOD programs to employees across the enterprise is essential. One way to […]

How To Use Mobile App Wrapping and Dynamic Policies

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Apperian’s mobile app wrapping system is one of the industry’s most advanced and customizable. You can easily add enterprise features to your existing iOS and Android mobile apps without needing to modify code or hire a developer. With 3 clicks you can wrap, sign, and deploy apps to your employees to provide enhanced functionality to benefit […]

Why Is Public Sector Mobility Struggling?

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Allowing more government applications to be accessible from mobile devices can permit some employees to improve productivity while reducing the government’s cost to buy and provision devices to employees. However, between fiscal limitations and stringent regulations, the local and state government has been slow in advancing toward enterprise mobility. Only 37% of state CIOs surveyed […]

Moving Forward with Federal Mobility

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Almost half of the federal workers surveyed in a recent study admitted they used poor mobile app security practices. According to a Mobile Work Exchange and Cisco Systems study, 31% of respondents said they’ve used public Wi-Fi networks. 52% reported that they don’t use multifactor authentication (or any type of data encryption). In addition, an […]

Comparing Public vs. Private Sector Mobility Strategies

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While many private sector companies have adopted telework practices being advocated by President Obama for the federal workforce, 97% of government employees who telework say they have a formal telework agreement in place compared to just 56% for employees in the private sector, according to Mobile Work Exchange, an organization that promotes the benefits of […]