Archive for November 1, 2013

Pros and Cons of BYOD

Written by Kurt. Posted in Byod, Iphone encryption, Mobile workforce

Mobile workforce
With media tablet sales reaching 19.5 million units in 2010 and a projection from ABI Research that says upwards of one billion smartphones will enter the market over the next five year, many businesses have take note of smartphones and mobile device’s ubiquity. Realizing that people already use their mobile devices for their work, or would like to be able to, many institutions such as businesses and schools have adapted a now popular business model known as BYOD, or Bring Your Own Device. The reason that these business models are so popular is because they benefit both the students/employees, as well as the school/companies. Employees have their own device set up the way they want and can use it much faster than a new d