February 15, 2016

Technological and commercial advances are making technology increasingly accessible on-demand. Platforms that used to take days to provision can now be turned up in minutes.  Modern outsourcing relationships offer the ability to ramp up scale quickly and with linear or declining, known costs.  Users or even applications can dynamically request and obtain more resources (memory, […]


August 11, 2015
Tangoe

David Walker discusses the market dynamics of mobility and how Tangoe’s Strategic Consulting helps enterprises. Tangoe Strategic Consulting’s professional services team focuses on helping organizations achieve best-in class mobile, cloud, and telecom services status. We help these organizations efficiently manage the rapid changes in communications and cloud technologies and navigate the complexities of competitive market […]


July 6, 2015
Can Shadow IT be good

Typically when you hear the term “shadow IT” you think of something menacing or ominous; a dangerous virus or malicious program hiding from detection. This initial reaction is surely due to the word “shadow.” Despite the apprehensive reaction this term can instill in us, shadow IT can, in some instances, actually be a good thing. […]


June 30, 2015

The proliferation of cloud services, mobile devices, and the Internet of Things in the workplace, together with the IT consumerization evolution, have a created a “perfect storm” scenario in which enterprises: Have access to technology that lets employees quickly implement applications to get a job done with just an email address and a few clicks […]


March 31, 2015

While bring your own device (BYOD) policies can increase productivity and simplify corporate device costs, they can also have their dark sides if not managed correctly. I recently read an article highlighting a recent number of court cases brought up by employees against their employers based on their BYOD policies. It’s important to make sure that when […]


January 12, 2015

Today, there is more pressure than ever for enterprises to embrace mobility and develop agile BYOD strategies. And with Forrester reporting that 70 percent of North American and European enterprises were offering increased mobile support in 2014, it’s clear that BYOD is not a passing trend. But are businesses actually saving time or money by adopting BYOD […]


October 24, 2014

BYOD became the “new normal” in 2013, and Gartner predicts that by 2017, more than half of all employers will not just allow—but will require—employees to bring their own devices to work. Everyone is jumping on the bandwagon, but not everyone recognized that they are boarding for a trip with a bumpy ride. What they see are […]


August 20, 2014

At least twice a year, employers are faced with the negative effects of BYOD – during March Madness and the start of Fantasy Football. What began as a small group of middle-aged men who sat around a Manhattan restaurant talking about baseball, board games, and athlete statistics, has grown into a cultural phenomenon that we […]


July 23, 2014

Summer Travel: How You Can Safeguard against Bill Shock With the ever popular BYOD trend, employees are taking their individual and company liable phones on the road this summer and if they’re not careful, companies may find themselves footing the bill for exorbitant mobile service costs, even if they have been careful about usage. Here […]


July 11, 2014

Containerization- the best of both worlds for BYOD The term “Bring Your Own Device” (BYOD) was first coined in 2009, and it’s an understatement to say it has come a long way since then. Confirming BYOD’s meteoric rise in the business community, Markets and Markets recently reported that estimates place the value of the BYOD and […]