Archive for July 30, 2013

BYOD? Time for an MDM

Written by admin on . Posted in Device management, Mdm software, Mobile device management

Device management

An unprecedented number of users carry mobile devices. In fact, according to the Pew Internet and American Life Project, nearly half of all adults use smartphones. Mobile searches have quadrupled in the past year, representing a dramatic increase in device usage. Part of the incredible upswing is a surge in the number of adults using their own mobile devices in a work capacity.

By 2014, it is anticipated that the number of internet capable, employee owned mobile devices being used for work will more than double, climbing from almost 150 million to 350 million. Such a change should be prompting an increase in the number of mobile device management systems being implemented by businesses, but shockingly