Near-field communication aims to revolutionize mobile commerce, but just how close the technology is to becoming a widely-adopted reality is unclear. A new paper confirms some of the fears that have many businesses shying away from the technology.
IT leaders who make investment decisions should understand that BYOD is about application architecture and solution design, not about purchasing policy, advises research firm Gartner.
Enterprises should integrate "strong and well-documented" disaster recovery and business continuity planning in their data center strategy, advises research firm Gartner.
Mobile business intelligence (BI) is the fastest growing BI capability, yet the one with the lowest satisfaction rate among BI customers surveyed by research firm Gartner.
One of the largest employers in the United States and Western Europe is telling its employees not to renew their BlackBerry contracts when they're up, according to a memo to employees obtained by Bloomberg News.
Gartner predicts that smartphones will be able to predict a consumer's next move and next purchase simply by analyzing data collected on their users via cognizant computing.
Quick takes on mobile IT news for Monday, 11/11 including: Connected device predictions by 2020, U.S. adult opinions on wearable tech devices, the inventor of Apple's Siri has a new project for Samsung, Leap's downfall and China Mobile's astounding profit.
Concerns about cyberattacks and data breaches are causing chief information security officers and other security professionals to shift focus away from enterprise risk management and risk-based information security and toward technical security, says research firm Gartner.
Quick takes on mobile IT news for Wednesday, 11/6 including: benefits of Google Glass for enterprises, hefty fines for Samsung Knox, the Russian opinion of Android smartphones, BlackBerry's focus on software and services and mobile news for Canadians.
Gartner is advising multinational enterprises to maintain two data centers per continent of major business activity to improve disaster recovery and operational efficiency.