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Innovation lies in 'extended enterprise' mobile apps

Extended enterprise workers--contractors, part-time employees, field workers, and offsite salespeople--need apps that will make their jobs easier. Yet these are often the workers that ignored in enterprise mobile app development programs.

News Scan: Microsoft lays off 'hundreds' in IT; Industry cloud services gaining favor; More

The top news stories for April 6, 2015.

TSF's desktop-as-a-service product targeted at mobile, remote workers

In an era of mobile and remote workers, The Sixth Flag has stepped up to the plate and offered a secure way to access corporate content remotely through the cloud.

Poor mobile file-sharing products drive employees back to the office

Employees are heading back to the office because of difficulty using mobile file-sharing and collaboration products.

News Scan: Making the move from CIO to the board; Nominations sought for best IT leader; More

The top news stories for Feb. 4, 2015.

News Scan: Best security defense found in the basics; Merits and misgivings of remote IT workers; More

The top news stories for Jan. 6, 2015.

Many workers won't be unplugging during the holidays thanks to BYOD

Mobility might mean increased worker productivity, but it also means employees have to be available 24/7/365. Or at least that's how it seems for many. In fact, a survey found that a majority of workers will spend two or more hours a day working remotely during the holidays this year.

NHS Human Services finds fix to undependable Wi-Fi network

NHS Human Services replaced its Wi-Fi network with an Aruba Networks' wireless infrastructure to obtain the flexibily, security and performance it needed for a client base of over 50,000.

Office away from office: Habits of highly effective telecommuters

When Marissa Mayer shook things up at Yahoo and instituted a stricter telecommuting policy last year, she raised some interesting debate among the tech community, which has a number of remote workers, about both the upsides and downsides of working from home.

5 factors managers need to consider in managing remote workers

More and more employees are doing their work outside of the traditional office. This can increase employee satisfaction, but it presents challenges to managers who must manage a dispersed workforce.