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Mobile Device Policy & Development in Enterprise

As mobile devices become more powerful and ubiquitous in the workplace companies need to begin supporting and developing for these consumer devices.  The old command and control framework of IT management providing a limited number of hardware devices needs to be re-evaluated and adapted to the new workplace. By adapting a ‘bring your own device’ policy management can decrease costs, increase worker happiness and improve data security. Major companies like Kraft Foods gives employees a stipend to purchase a device for use with their corporate systems. A key part to this bring your own device strategy is leveraging the cloud to roll out software to […]

Top 10 iPad apps for Business, Jan 2012


With the new year starting I thought it would be a great time to recap the best business apps available for the Apple iPad. Each of these apps are ones I used almost daily during 2011 and will continue to use into 2012.