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It's a BYOD world – or is it?

For a time, BYOD was all the rage. There wasn't an enterprise conference that didn't devote significant time to the topic. Yet recently, there have been indications that the BYOD trend is waning in the U.S.

Spotlight: Gartner says worldwide device shipments on the decline

Market research firm Gartner released data Wednesday predicting tech device markets across the globe to be soft this year and in the near future.

Cisco, HP make the grade in wired, wireless LAN access market, says Gartner

Cisco and HP are the only two vendors to make the leaders' quadrant in Gartner's latest Magic Quadrant for the Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure market report.

Security could be the difference between an IoT dream and nightmare

The Internet of Things promises to transform the way things are done in the enterprise – vastly increased efficiency at substantially reduced costs. Yet, if enterprises don't get out in front of the security risks that thousands if not millions of connected devices will pose, they will soon find their IoT dream has turned into an IoT nightmare.

In a few years, Gartner predicts most businesses will do more building than buying of apps

In a report released today, Gartner said it believes that by 2020, 75 percent of application purchases by businesses will be related to building apps, rather than buying them. The report covered a very wide range of trends around enterprise software and services, including predictions around the shift to cloud services.

Strong growth seen in bifurcating EMM market, says VDC

The enterprise mobility management market grew at a healthy 17.7 percent compound annual growth rate in 2014. However, competition has prompted a consolidation in the EMM market, with a clear division emerging between Tier 1 vendors and the rest of the market, according to a recent analysis by VDC Research.

Accellion, Box, Citrix and Syncplicity are top EFSS vendors, says Gartner

Accellion, Box, Citrix and Syncplicity are the leading vendors in the enterprise file sync and sharing market, according to the latest Gartner Magic Quadrant report.

News Scan: PC sales continue to decline; Colleges not producing grads with the skills organizations require; More

The top news stories for July 10, 2015.

Mobile phones only bright spot in stagnating device market

I came across some interesting stats from Gartner. It seems that mobile phone shipments are expected to be the only bright spot in an otherwise stagnant device market.

Ten agile development tips CIOs need to know

Done well, agile development can be a key tool for the CIO in dealing with increasing business demand for innovation. But agile is complex, and not intended for all development efforts. Gartner offers insights on when to use it and how to do it best.