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Barracuda, Aerohive team up for enterprise Wi-Fi security products

To help enterprises cope with security challenges posed by BYOD, security firm Barracuda Networks and Wi-Fi provider Aerohive Networks have teamed to offer integrated wireless security products for BYOD environments.

Mobility is key part of future digital workplace, say panelists

Mobility will be a key aspect of the future digital workplace, agreed panelists at the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium held here Wednesday.

Imagination strong-arms ARM's TrustZone with new OmniShield multizone security platform

In a bid to compete with ARM's TrustZone and similar products, U.K.-based Imagination has introduced a new security platform called OmniShield designed to provide security for mobile, Internet of Things and other connected devices.

Spotlight: Authy unveils two-factor authentication for smartphone, Apple Watch

Authy, a startup acquired by Twilio, released on Tuesday a two-factor authentication product for mobile apps and websites that sends a push notification to the user's smartphone or Apple Watch and asks the user to confirm that they want to sign into the app or site that sent the notification.

Many businesses lack adequate policies, controls over mobile workers

Many businesses lack adequate policies and controls over their mobile workers, according to a survey of 330 IT and security pros by the SANS Institute and data storage and information security company Imation.

Roadblocks to widespread BYOD adoption

While many companies have embraced BYOD as a way to improve employee productivity and mobility, others- particularly outside of North America- have dragged their feet or even actively prohibited BYOD for their employees. A recent BetaNews article identified a number of obstacles to broader adoption of BYOD.

Spotlight: Absolute embeds Persistence security tech in Android-powered Dell devices

Absolute Software is teaming with Dell to embed Absolute's Persistent security technology in Android-powered Dell mobile devices at the factory.

Infographic: Rising use of BYOD in healthcare increases security, privacy risks

BYOD is becoming the norm in healthcare organizations, but it is also bringing with it increased risks to patient health information, according to an infographic prepared by healthcare analytics firm Caradigm.

Citrix unveils new XenMobile features, including a security wrapper for Salesforce app

Citrix unveiled a number of new features to its XenMobile enterprise mobility management platform at the Citrix Synergy conference, which kicks off Tuesday in Orlando, Florida.

Samsung hopes Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are as popular in enterprise as they are in consumer market

Samsung is hoping that enterprises will be just as impressed as consumers by the new Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge smartphones, which have a number of enterprise-ready features.