Provided by: Blue Ocean Publication
Date Added: Sep 2013
B.Y.O.D. (Bring Your Own Device) or according to some B.Y.O.T. (Bring Your Own Technology) is a recent trend that has been observed where employees bring personally-owned mobile devices to their workplace to access company resources such as email, file servers, databases as well as their personal data. The concept of 'Bring your own device' is gaining momentum at the workplace. Using personal devices at work is beneficial in some ways like more productivity, flexibility, freedom and choice etc. Besides it this policy has some risks as well like the prime issue of data security.