Tablets

Tablets are the hottest new form factor in computing and offer people a new way to interface with data and applications. Take a look at how tablets can be put to use in a business environment.

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Six Essential Elements For A Modern Mobility Strategy

    Enterprises that understand the strategic importance of mobility are moving to the head of the pack... With a cohesive mobile strategy that balances secure content sharing, enhanced collaboration, and a superior user experience, a company can improve employee productivity, enhance decision making, engage with customers more effectively, and ultimately facilitate...

    Sponsored By Box

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Transforming Your Business with Tablets

    As with many consumer technologies — especially the mobile ones — tablets are increasingly finding their way into the workplace as workers become accustomed to their portability and ease of use, and find no benefit in switching between work and home devices.Dell tablets with up to Intel® Core™ i5 Processor

    Sponsored By Dell and Intel®

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Tablets and PCs Converge: Users Can Have It All with Dell’s Venue Pro Tablets

    Recent developments in tablets and PCs have come together to create a powerful tablet-centered system based on the mature Windows PC operating system that combines, without compromise, the virtues of tablets, notebooks and desktops. For most users, this system not only meets their requirements, but also extends their capabilities, contributing...

    Sponsored By Dell and Intel®

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Future-proof your mobility strategy with Dell Enterprise Mobility Management

    Smartphone, tablet and laptop vendors are introducing multiple new models per year, in a range of form factors, while Apple, Google and Microsoft release frequent OS updates. Meanwhile, new vendors are entering the mobile marketplace, offering new devices, enterprise device management solutions and security solutions. Filtering out the noise in...

    Sponsored By Dell and Intel®

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Staying connected for work-from-anywhere productivity

    Today’s on-the-go workforce seeks an optimal balance of mobility and performance. The Dell Venue 11 Pro tablet offers extreme flexibility by combining the power of an Ultrabook™ system, the functionality of a desktop and the portability of a tablet.Dell tablets with up to Intel® Core™ i5 ProcessorIntel, the...

    Sponsored By Dell and Intel®

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    5 Best Practices for Managing and Securing Enterprise Tablets

    Tablet-equipped employees can help increase productivity, collaboration, and profits, but they also present challenges. These best practices can help maximize the benefits of tablets while minimizing management hassles and security risks.Dell tablets with up to Intel® Core™ i5 ProcessorIntel, the Intel logo, Intel Core, Intel vPro, Core Inside...

    Sponsored By Dell and Intel®

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Demand More

    Your adoption of NGFWs should bring a substantial increase in the range of protections and controls you can apply to your network. Basic NGFW features such as crude application control provide a starting point for your checklist. However, basic features are just the beginning. You can demand other valuable features.......

    Sponsored By McAfee

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    The Future of Work

    The proliferation of smartphones and tablets has led consumers to adopt new behaviours, and develop expectations around what experiences mobile computing can offer. Coupled with the increasing adoption of cloud services and applications, there is simply an expectation that the content we want should be available on whichever device or...

    Sponsored By Samsung UK

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    The Future of Work - How Businesses Can Adapt to New Employees Behaviours and Technologies

    The proliferation of smartphones and tablets has led consumers to adopt new behaviours, and develop expectations around what experiences mobile computing can offer. Coupled with the increasing adoption of cloud services and applications, there is simply an expectation that the content we want should be available on whichever device or...

    Sponsored By Samsung UK

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Ruggedised Tablets Tackle Harsh Environmental Demands

    As tablet computers have grown in popularity, it has become clear that not all tablets are suited for every work task or environment. In particular, tablets designed primarily for consumers may not have the power, functionality or ruggedness required of devices used in some non-office settings. Those settings can range...

    Sponsored By Samsung UK

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Tablets That Work for Business

    Tablets designed for work as well as play finally are robust enough to overcome barriers to enterprise adoption. Here’s a look at how enterprise tablets differ from their consumer cousins -- and how their use can open doors to new opportunities. Sponsored by Dell and Intel®:

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Transforming Your Business with Tablets

    Tablets are increasingly finding their way into the workplace as workers become accustomed to their portability and ease of use, but a number of obstacles often prevent tablets from being used as a primary business device. Download this paper to better understand these challenges, see how Dell Venue tablets can...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    A New Model for Teaching and Learning

    In an era when we challenge the status quo and institute new standards for teaching and learning, policy makers seek effective models. When we see success, we question how to take what works in that setting and recreate it in other places. The Science Leadership Academy, a partnership high school...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Driving Outcomes with One-to-One Initiatives in K-12

    By putting mobile devices into the hands of every student and teacher in their schools, districts open the door for a richer, more individualized educational experience. Learning is no longer confined to a desk and classroom. Teachers, now with a wealth of high quality resources at their fingertips, can design...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    Stadiums race to digitize (PDF download)

    Younger fans are leaving stadiums when they can't get connected, so sports teams are finally embracing technology as a way to improve the fan experience and increase the team’s bottom line. Download the full feature article from TechRepublic's Teena Hammond in magazine format as a free PDF that you can...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Lower Risk and Cost with Proactive Information Governance

    Read this white paper to find out how you can help ensure your data assets are available, protected, and managed through their lifecycle by applying proactive information governance for: Organization Location And control

    Provided By HP

  • White Papers // Mar 2012

    SweetSpotDashboard.com Innovative Application Development From Spherexx.com

    The advent of the iPad/tablet was an exciting opportunity for Spherexx Internet marketers to extend their clients' reach by developing a high-tech sweet spot: that place where everything around the people is in balance and the way is clear to accomplish the goal. Spherexx, the developer of SweetSpotDashboard, has been...

    Provided By PR Web

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Cisco Collaboration: Giving Small and Medium Organisations a Head Start

    Simple, affordable collaboration solutions are making it easier for people to work more effectively, on any device, and from any location: in the office, at home, or on the move. Nowhere is this more evident than in small and medium organisations where more and more businesses are seizing new opportunities...

    Provided By Cisco

  • eBooks // Feb 2014

    Mobile Security: How an Organization Can Control Growing Threats with Mobile Device Management

    From smartphones to tablets, as the popularity of mobile devices grows, the opportunity for security breaches grows as well, placing a new burden on IT departments. By providing mobile device management, IT professionals can ensure their organization remains protected from mobile security threats. Download the Mobile Security: Controlling Growing Threats...

    Provided By LabTech Software

  • Downloads // Feb 2010

    10 reasons Apple's iPad will be a hit with business users

    The iPad has already come under fire for its limitations. But despite some missing features, Erik Eckel thinks it holds value for mobile workers.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Erik Eckel

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Essential Wi-Fi services for Smartphones and Tablets

    Smartphones and tablets have become an integral part of our lives, especially for work, people need dependable and high performance Wi-Fi. This executive brief takes a look at five essential Wi-Fi services which provide a smartphone and tablet a trusted experience. With Aruba Networks service, it’s believed that, workplaces will...

    Provided By Aruba Networks

  • Downloads // Jun 2010

    10 things about the iPad that don't suck

    Sometimes it takes more than a quick test drive to warm up to a new device. See why Deb Shinder has decided the iPad has a few things going for it after all.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • Downloads // Oct 2010

    10 things to look for in a tablet computer

    Choosing a tablet is about to get a lot more interesting -- and a lot more confusing. Deb Shinder examines all the factors you'll want to consider when the barrage of new models hits the shelves in the months to come.This download is also available as an entry in...

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • Downloads // Nov 2010

    10 reasons I'm dumping my iPad for a Galaxy Tab

    The reviews may be mixed, but for Deb Shinder, the choice is clear. See why she's throwing over her iPad in favor of her new Galaxy Tab.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Read The Latest Extreme Low Power, Windows Tablets Now Ready for the Enterprise

    The introduction of Apple’s iPad sent shock waves through the industry as it redefined end user’s expectations on design, battery life, simplicity, content and applications. Like PC purchases driven by end users and departments in the late 1980’s, iPads first entered the enterprise through executives, departments and end users. Apple...

    Provided By Intel Corporation

  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Tablets in the Enterprise: Comparing the Total Cost of Ownership

    Windows 8 tablets provide a PC experience, which for many workers is essential to maintaining productivity. With Windows 8, users can run familiar desktop applications, maintaining productivity without having to find new ways to carry out their tasks. They can read, edit, and print their emails and Office documents- tasks...

    Provided By Intel Corporation

  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Rugged Tablet PCs and Optimized Software Applications Transform the A/E/C Industry

    Mobility translates to speed, quality and cost savings. The quest for flexible field devices, 24/7 connectivity and truly portable and powerful computing solutions is on the rise as evidenced by the growing use of the latest technology solutions in the field and on the jobsite. In some markets, rugged tablet...

    Provided By Bluebeam Software

  • Downloads // Jan 2010

    10 reasons why I'll be passing on the iPad

    As the iPad buzz turns from speculation to evaluation, the early reviews are starting to roll in. See why Deb Shinder says she won't be lining up outside the Apple Store for an iPad purchase.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    Security Requirements of a Mobile Device Management System

    Many enterprises are adopting Mobile Device Management systems to monitor the status and control the functionalities of Smart phones and Tablet PCs in order to solve the security problems of confidential enterprise data being leaked whenever a device is misused or lost. However, no criteria have been established as yet...

    Provided By Science and Development Network (SciDev.Net)

  • Downloads // Nov 2011

    TechRepublic's Geek Gift Guide 2011

    TechRepublic applies its unique technology perspective to review of some of the best geek gifts on the market, all just in time for the 2011 holiday shopping season. Whether it is a tablet, eReader, wireless HDMI, gaming chair, or stylish Star Trek robe, this year's Geek Gift Guide is bound...

    Provided By TechRepublic.com

  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Ability-Grouping And Academic Inequality: Evidence From Rule-Based Student Assignments

    In Trinidad and Tobago students are assigned to secondary schools after fifth grade based on achievement tests, leading to large differences in the school environments to which students of differing initial levels of achievement are exposed. Using both a regression discontinuity design and rule-based instrumental variables to address self-selection bias,...

    Provided By National Bureau of Economic Research

  • Webcasts // Nov 2010

    Top Five: Best Tablet PC's

    Tablet devices like the IPad are still growing in popularity. Here now are five of the hottest tablet PC's courtesy of the digital marketing site Econsultancy.com.

    Provided By American Express

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    10 Business Tasks Best-Suited For Notebooks And Tablets

    Tablet and laptop technology has evolved to provide business users with comprehensive computing devices capable of handling almost any task. From business travel, to data entry, to inventory management, tablets and laptops offer users unique opportunities to enhance business processes. This custom infographic details the 5 business tasks best-suited...

    Provided By Acer

  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Distinguishing Users With Capacitive Touch Communication

    As the people are surrounded by an ever-larger variety of post-PC devices, the traditional methods for identifying and authenticating users have become cumbersome and time-consuming. In this paper, the authors present a capacitive communication method through which a device can recognize who is interacting with it. This method exploits the...

    Provided By Association for Computing Machinery

  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Capture the Connected Device Opportunity

    While connected devices and their apps are rapidly gaining popularity, they don't fully enable the mobile, multimedia and social lifestyle that people want. Instead of today's fractured and frustrating experience, people need intuitive, personalized and integrated apps and services for their net books, e-books, tablets and other connected devices. Service...

    Provided By Alcatel-Lucent

  • White Papers // Nov 2011

    Identifying Diverse Usage Behaviors of Smartphone Apps

    Smartphone users are increasingly shifting to using apps as "Gateways" to Internet services rather than traditional web browsers. App marketplaces for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone platforms have made it attractive for developers to deploy apps and easy for users to discover and start using many network-enabled apps quickly. For...

    Provided By Association for Computing Machinery

  • eBooks // Aug 2011

    E-Guide: What You Need to Know Before Buying Tablets for Your Business

    Tablets, it seems, are everywhere. While they haven't made laptops irrelevant for the mobile workforce yet, they're quickly bridging the productivity gap between smart phones and notebook computers. But questions still abound regarding how to utilize the tablet for business. The venture can be costly and everything from security to...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • White Papers // May 2009

    Blackboards, PowerPoint, and Tablet PCs in the Classroom

    Research into eye movements of subjects who are reading provides a window into the reader's cognitive processes. This paper uses some conclusions of that research to guide a discussion of the delivery of visual information in the classroom. The paper will briefly review some of the highlights of the research...

    Provided By University of Toronto

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Fujitsu Tablet PCs

    When the Microsoft Windows XP for Tablet PC operating system was introduced, there was a lot of buzz about the "New" Tablet PC technology. While the operating system is certainly new, pen-based computing has been around since the early 1990s. Over the past twelve years, the pen tablet market was...

    Provided By Fujitsu

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    CloudMoV: Cloud-based Mobile Social TV

    The rapidly increasing power of personal mobile devices (smartphones, tablets, etc.) is providing much richer contents and social interactions to users on the move. This trend however is throttled by the limited battery lifetime of mobile devices and unstable wireless connectivity, making the highest possible quality of service experienced by...

    Provided By Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers