Cost confusion and chaos in BYOD (Photo: s_falkow)
Fiercely divided opinion on BYOD despite ‘hype’
By ECM Plus staff
ECM Plus /London/ +++ A new survey has revealed that fears are rising around the hidden costs of BYOD deployment – as well as ‘class divides’ and evidence that company managers are using BYOD to ‘pacify’ staff.
Moreover, some IT managers are even asking ‘is it worth surrendering control just to raise staff morale?’
Opinion is still divided when it comes to implementing ‘Bring Your Own Device’ strategies within businesses, with many at the top suggesting that such deployments create more problems than they solve. Continue reading
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IT departments prompting enterprise BYOD adoption, driving tablet use and emergence of ‘three-screen reality’
By PAUL QUIGLEY
ECM Plus /London/ +++ According to a new research survey by open source software organisation Alfresco, mobile and tablet adoption is being led – not by users – but by IT departments.
Aflresco said this ‘proves counterintuitive’ to the general perception of the “consumerization of IT” trend that resourceful and driven employees bring consumer technology into the workplace, sneaking under the radars of unwitting IT departments that are resistant to change. Continue reading