How the Consumerization of Technology Is Affecting Your IT Strategy
For many reasons, you should be happy that a greater proportion of your user community now has their own smartphones, tablets, etc. Your company’s managers are also probably happy that these devices enable unprecedented connectivity both on and off the job. Moreover, they allow for new business capabilities, especially in the mobile services arena. However, this trend toward “consumerization” is not without its challenges: How can you ensure that data is secure when it is stored on someone’s personal device? How can your shop become flexible enough to incorporate a continual supply of new apps? This summary from the Skillsoft® ExecBlueprints™ collection addresses both the opportunities and challenges these new technologies present for diverse industries.