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Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

The mobile computing challenge

Edited by BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT

Publication date: 01 May 2013

The increasing use of personal devices such as smartphones and tablets in the workplace is offering an opportunity as well as a challenge to organisations, in particular the IT department. The potential benefits include increased employee productivity and reduced hardware and software costs to the organisation, but the risks from data leakage and malware are also significant. This ebook looks at ways to embrace the benefits of BYOD while offering advice on how to minimise the risks.
Ebook (VitalSource) - £2.99

Ebook ISBN-13: 9781780171906

46 pages

Imprint: BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT

BYOD: the pros and cons for end users and the business
Technology innovations for today’s workspace
A little chat about BYOD
To BYOD or not to BYOD - that is the question
User-centric technology deployment comes of age
Navigating the consumerisation of the IT storm
Why IT are on the front line of business management
Learning from universities
Protecting data in the modern enterprise
Next-generation security: managing the human factor
Everything old is new again
Going into reverse
What do your apps know about you?
Debate: Bring your own device