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December 12, 2013

Best Practices for Choosing the Right EMM Solution

One of the most effective ways to stay ahead of the rapidly growing mobile world is to adopt an enterprise mobility management (EMM) solution. According to a recent multi-market BYOD study, telecom business leaders are facing a critical decision: adapt to changing BYOD behavior, or be left in the dust.
November 26, 2013

Spend Less by Outsourcing Mobility Management

According to a recent benchmarking report, organizations utilizing an outsourced mobility service spend 47 percent less per device than companies with internal mobile programs.
November 21, 2013

M2M: More Convenience Could Mean Less Privacy

The world of M2M is beginning to offer some neat (and convenient) innovations, but this convenience may come at a price. Without added security measures to keep this technology in check, our privacy (and possibly our safety) is very much at stake.
October 15, 2013

A Business Mobility Infographic

Ever since mobile devices entered the business world, mobility has become valuable in the workplace. And according to research conducted by Cisco Systems, it’s up to enterprise CIOs and IT executives to facilitate the next phase of business mobility.
October 7, 2013

The Future of Smart Devices

The devices that connect us – aka our PCs, smartphones and tablets – are now ingrained in our daily lives, and the market for them is still growing. Experts predict that tablet shipments will outnumber total PC shipments in Q4 of 2013...
September 18, 2013

How to Achieve Continuous Optimization for IT Costs

Everyone can benefit from savings, but the important decision is how to achieve those savings. While cutting costs is a good start, savings can taper off without continued vigilance, especially when it comes to IT costs.
June 14, 2013

Why More Businesses are Considering Managed Services for Telecom

A recent study by Insight Research Corporation* says that businesses worldwide will spend $152 billion on managed telecom services in 2013 – and that number is expected to grow at an annual compounded rate of 11.3 percent. In addition, U.S. revenues from the managed services market are expected to increase from $34 billion to $51 billion from 2013 to 2017.
May 22, 2013

Half of Employers May Adopt BYOD by 2017

Ever since BYOD made its momentous debut in the business world, its continuously growing popularity indicates that BYOD is more than just a trend. In fact, 38 percent of companies predict that they will stop providing employee devices by 2016, according to a recent global survey of CIOs conducted by Gartner. Experts say, at this rate, the number will increase to 50 percent – half of all employers – by 2017.
March 21, 2013

This Year, Think Mobile Transition

In an industry of ever-evolving trends and innovations, it’s the mobile client environment that seems to be experiencing the most dramatic shifts. That’s the most important reason why, when it comes to mobile, business leaders can’t afford to remain stagnant and resist new technologies if they want to stay competitive.
February 21, 2013

Keeping Up With Mobility

Mobility is a fluctuating landscape of strategies and services in the IT world, which sometimes makes it seem like a never-ending struggle to keep your mobile environment up to date.
October 25, 2012

The Six Biggest Benefits of Cloud Computing

You’ve probably heard it before: Cloud computing is the “next big thing.” But is it already here? Based on the figures in Gartner's new report, it may be time to think about cloud computing. Check out the benefits, and decide what’s best for your business.
September 17, 2012

What Everyone Should Know About BYOD

Everyone knows that BYOD is a big deal. To date, roughly half of all U.S. adults own a smartphone. High-tech equipment is now more affordable and available than ever. Consumer markets – not business markets – are the main driving force behind mobile innovation. And by the end of 2012, U.S. CIOs expect 38% of their workforce to use personal devices at work.
July 24, 2012

BYOD May Not be Saving as Much Money as You Think

Implementing a BYOD policy means lower equipment costs and potentially reducing monthly recurring charges, on the surface. But if you peel back some of the layers, it turns out that BYOD won’t actually save as much as you may expect at the end of the day.
June 14, 2012

Wireless Carriers are Responding to Falling Voice Usage

Some of the largest wireless carriers in the United States are trying to figure out how to maintain their voice revenue -- DESPITE the fact that, because of a so-called "generational shift," studies show that people just aren't buying phones primarily to make phone calls anymore.
June 4, 2012

What You Should Know About Mobile Employees

According to research, more and more employees are going mobile. See how this increase in mobile employees can affect you, and the telecom industry.