While there are clear benefits to introducing wearables into enterprise functions, organizations must address issues concerning employee privacy and data security.
Dark fiber is seen as a potent tool for mobile backhaul, bypassing chokepoints in the network and other important tasks.
Saswat Panigrahi, a product manager for Google, says it can cost organizations millions of dollars to upgrade to Windows 10. Chrome OS provides a much less expensive alternative.
Bushel Blueprints provides a series of templates that IT organizations can invoke to configure Apple devices and automate application deployments.
We see time and time again, with things like shadow IT, that users don't always have the same level of appreciation for or understanding of why we need device management tools.
The majority of business and IT leaders surveyed consider the enablement of a mobile workforce a top organizational priority. However, they added that they need better monitoring tools to understand and improve the end-user experience, according to research findings from Aternity. The company's "2016 Business...
Sixty-two percent ban their mobile workers from using free Wi-Fi hotspots, a recent survey found.
Businesses are greatly increasing efforts to encourage their employees to adopt customized mobile apps, according to a recent survey from Apperian. The "2016 Executive Enterprise Mobility Report" reveals that nearly all the organizations surveyed are equipping salaried staffers with these apps, and many are doing the...
Although Microsoft may be the house the channel helped build, there is no denying that Apple has become a force to be reckoned with in the enterprise. A new survey of 480 executives, managers and IT professionals conducted by JAMF Software, a provider of IT management software optimized for Apple systems and devices,...
The majority of worldwide organizations are planning multiple—if not dozens—of mobile app projects, according to a recent survey from Progress. As a result, the hiring market is booming for mobile-specific developers. In addition, many companies are looking to outsource this function in order to get better...
Digital nomads bet everything on their ability to connect and work from anywhere. Here are some tips, techniques and best practices every professional can use.
Web and mobile modernization pays big dividends for the SEC, which was coping with growing traffic volumes on its Website and limitations on its infrastructure.
Fifty-six percent of data accessible on PCs is now also accessible on mobile devices, a recent survey found.
Once the challenges with mobile app development are finally sorted out, the benefits to solution providers are apt to materialize.
Reports on the death of email may be greatly exaggerated, but many industry leaders are questioning if a shift from traditional on-premise systems to cloud Unified Communications as a service (UCaaS) may be a harbinger of things to come for email. UCaaS is a means to collaboration and productivity and provide ways for...
Even world famous cryptographers don't all agree with Apple's position on protecting encrypted data.
The majority of users say companies are falling short of expectations in providing a satisfactory mobile experience, according to a recent survey from Sitecore. Specifically, mobile consumers are looking for better overall user experiences, more continuity and improved customer service. The stakes are high, given that a...
Study of two million devices reveals that more than half are running outdated, vulnerable software.
Cloud access security brokers are a relative newcomer to the enterprise, but cloud security concerns will drive rapid adoption of CASBs.
While mobile computing has clearly been widely embraced, most organizations don't realize the full costs associated with giving employees access to mobile computing inside the typical enterprise. A new survey of 500 IT professionals in the United States conducted by Redshift Research on behalf of Wandera, a provider of...
Yes, friction-free invisible payments work wonders. But only when something else is highly visible.
This year, cyber-criminals are expected to continue to outsmart traditional security defenses. They will leverage the latest mobile hacker tools to impersonate legitimate users and take control of consumer accounts en masse, according to a blog outlining the top five online predictions by fraud and cyber-security firm...
A subtle, yet profound shift is starting to occur in how organizations approach mobile computing, according to the findings of a new survey conducted by Harris Poll on behalf of Appian, a provider of business process management (BPM) software. The study, based on a poll of 306 IT decision-makers, suggests that instead of...
The majority of mobile application developers are struggling with both developing application programming interfaces and the arcane backend services those APIs need to invoke, according to the findings of a new survey of 5,778 developers conducted by IDC on behalf of Appcelerator, a provider of mobile app development...
An IT leader at a midsize professional services organization thought someone within the business was leaking sensitive information to unauthorized parties. Eventually it was discovered that a compromised mobile device was enabling high-level access to a company database. "It took a little over a month to pinpoint exactly...
The maker of iPhones and iPads touts its new device management options for businesses ahead of a new iOS 7 update.
Research in Motion delays BlackBerry 10 after a disappointing quarter.
New data from the Pew Internet & American Life Project points to a steady shift in how users access the Internet.
Apple is said to be including NFC capabilities in the iPhone 5 this fall.
Microsoft takes on the iPad with hardware of its own and innovative accessories.
IDC revises tablet forecast upward as business buying picks up and Microsoft gets ready to flex its marketing muscle ahead of the Windows 8 launch.
New survey reports that IT and business professionals will favor Android tablets over iPads in the coming year.
Early impressions of Apple’s high-def laptop have reviewers using words like “mindblowing” and “stunning.”
MacBook Pro gets a major hardware refresh as Apple excites developers with new tech at WWDC12.
A rumor prompts Google's Andy Rubin to disclose Android's enviable rate of adoption.
Sprint Nextel's Virgin Mobile USA brand will start selling contract-free iPhones beginning June 29.
Google snaps up the Office-friendly app maker as Microsoft works to bring its productivity software to tablets.
Early hands-on impressions of new Toshiba ultrabook say it’s a niche notebook that takes an interesting approach.
It’s not yet clear what hardware configuration, touch or otherwise, will benefit most from Windows 8 adoption.
Rumors suggest that three new tablets based on Microsoft's upcoming Windows 8 OS will be announced next week, though probably won't be available until the fall.
Chromebox joins Chromebooks as Google expands open source operating system vision
Google's latest Chromebook gets mixed reviews from USA Today, CNET, Engadget and others.
The iPhone's personal digital assistant is tech non grata on IBM campuses as security concerns surface.
Google is rumored to be coming out with a Nexus tablet in July for $200.
Facebook's IPO may be one for the record books, but trading glitches and a murky advertising and mobile outlook are weighing on investors' minds.
The latest Android OS has only been installed on a handful of devices, though more are coming soon.
The latest Nielsen survey of smartphone users also found that Android and iOS users are the largest percentage, at 88 percent.
Apple is reportedly planning to introduce a thinner, lighter MacBook Pro with a Retina display.
Apple is said to be developing a 7-inch iPad for fall 2012 release. But some signs suggest otherwise.
Supply-chain sources told DigiTimes that Apple may offer a low-cost MacBook Air in Q3 2012.
Not content to disrupt the music, e-book, textbook, and other industries, Apple will try to shake up the mobile wireless space too, an analyst predicts.
RIM CEO Thorsten Heins says there will be touchscreen and keypad BlackBerry models in the company’s future.
Apple CEO takes aim at hybrid ultrabook concepts as the iPad maker continues to make record profits.
Are you worried Google will learn your company's secrets? Some companies warn their employees not to use the new Google Drive or Gmail for these and other reasons.
Microsoft SkyDrive cloud storage service gets competitive with Dropbox and SugarSync.
Apple’s next iPhone should be out in October, encased in a 'liquid metal' metal alloy.
The chip giant is moving forward with its next generation of server and desktop processors.
A start-up raised over $4 million to fund a "smart watch" that connects via Bluetooth to iPhone and Android devices.
Recent headlines paint a dismal future for the BlackBerry and Windows Phone.
To compensate for a software glitch, Nokia is offering a $100 credit to Lumia 900 users.
AT&T is now allowing you to unlock old, off-contract iPhones. But you might still experience a roadblock.
Reviewers say the new Nokia Lumia 900 Windows Phone has a lot to recommend it, but suffers from lack of third-party apps and some other problems, such as call quality.
Sprint is set to roll out its first 4G LTE smartphones a few months ahead of its 4G network.
A patent filing suggests Apple is working on a 3D camera for future iOS devices.
Another terrible quarter for the Blackberry as new CEO pin the company's future on the enterprise and not consumers.
Siri has proven to a popular addition to the iPhone 4S—even if users aren’t taking advantage of the virtual assistant’s many capabilities.
Is the honeymoon over between consumers and the new iPad less than a week after its release?
Google’s mobile operating system has been hit with some bad news lately, from ads that drain batteries to malware concerns.
Companies vie for first place as signs point to an October launch date for Microsoft's tablet OS.
Apple’s new iPad arrives in stores tomorrow. So far, reviewers have been fairly consistent about two things: They love the iPad’s high-definition Retina display and the 4G network connectivity is super fast.
Good Technology has released a version of its mobile enterprise platform for the Amazon tablet/e-reader.
The wireless carrier will be expanding its 4G LTE network to cities in the South, Midwest, and Staten Island.
As expected, Apple announced a new iPad on Tuesday. But there were still some surprises.
Android Jelly Bean is expected to be optimized for tablets as well as notebooks and netbooks, among other features.
Several recent moves by AT&T, such as throttling heavy data users' speeds, are not exactly customer-friendly.
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