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Enterprise mobility requires capital investment to be successful

While many enterprises see BYOD programs as a money saver, to be successful, a mobility program, whether BYOD or corporate-owned, needs substantial capital investment, argued tech writer Kapila Gidwani in a  CloudTweaks  article.

Wi-Fi black holes could suck in your BYOD workforce

BYOD users are accustomed to ubiquitous connectivity at home and in public places. When these users come into work, they expect the same level of connectivity, but they often find that it is inferior to those other venues.

Beware the hidden costs of BYOD

While many push BYOD as a cost-saving measure that alleviates companies from paying for mobile hardware, the cost to manage BYOD employees can more than offset that, according to an expert.

Regulated industries struggle with challenge of BYOD security

IT departments in regulated industries, such as financial services, struggle with the risks introduced by allowing employees to bring their own devices.

3 strategies to lessen BYOD security risks

While BYOD continues to be a security thorn in the side of enterprises, there are steps IT can take to reduce the risks. Here are three strategies that IT can use to secure BYOD devices and apps.

Mobile malware threats to firms that permit BYOD on the rise

BYOD can be a boon for employee productivity and satisfaction, but it can be a bust for IT departments struggling to protect the corporate network from risks introduced by all of the BYOD devices.

Unsecured corporate data access often the downfall of BYOD programs

Access to corporate data is a key for workers to get their jobs done. But it also can be the Achilles heel for companies with BYOD programs.

5 tips to improve enterprise mobility programs

As more firms move to implement enterprise mobility programs, IT teams are being challenged to manage and secure mobile devices and apps. Ranzie Anthony, executive creative director of design and technology firm Athlon, offers five tips for firms to get the most from their enterprise mobility program.

4 approaches to handling BYOD expense reimbursement

Companies are looking to vendors to help them sort out BYOD expenses attributable to work and personal use. Craig Mathias, a principal at consulting firm Farpoint Group, lays out four BYOD reimbursement approaches for enterprises to choose from.

Spotlight: Cloud, BYOD, IoT, big data, social media driving UC

The unified communications market has been growing steadily for some time now, but according to Frost & Sullivan, new technologies and trends are going to have an even greater impact on unified communications.