★ Bookmarks for March 11th from 03:29 to 03:29
These are my links for March 11th from 03:29 to 03:29:
- Employers Can’t Ignore Mobile Anymore – Business Insider – That chart, and the many others like it, scare IT people. It's their job to protect the company's data and secure its internal network, which becomes dramatically more difficult when devices are physically remote or outside of the corporate network.
Dealing with that disconnect has led to a burgeoning software industry in mobile device management (MDM). A variety of companies have stepped up to allow companies to track, encrypt, update, remote wipe, and generally manage devices of all types through the cloud and through more traditional on-premise means.
The sheer variety and volume of devices means outside help is usually needed. Gartner predicts that 65 percent of enterprises will adopt a new MDM system over the next five years.