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Managing BYOD expenses: How to get it right

BYOD programs haven't always saved money. But, handled correctly, they can

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Okta focuses MDM on users, not devices

Identity-management outfit Okta is prepping a mobile device management solution that puts users first in both its design and licensing

HP's cloud-based service protects BYOD mobile devices and PCs

HP Touchpoint Manager is geared for small businesses, with plans starting at $2 per month

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Workers use their own devices at work, without boss's knowledge

Line between work and play is getting more blurred, Gartner survey indicates

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Mobile users favor productivity over security -- as they should

If you force employees to choose between productivity and security, you're the problem

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Fiberlink wipes one smartphone or tablet every three minutes

A study shows 49 percent of the remote wipes are done automatically, 51 percent by someone at an organization

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iOS 8's iCloud Drive reveals the dark side of empowered users

Apple's iCloud Drive deployment was sure to mess up people's access to documents -- and it did

Mobile security: iOS vs. Android vs. BlackBerry vs. Windows Phone

iOS 8 and Windows Phone 8.1 both up the ante for mobile management, but iOS 8 also raises questions beyond MDM tools' capabilities

Pay up: The free ride is over for corporate BYOD

Some companies saw BYOD as a way to make employees pay to do their job, but a court ruling may end that abuse

Your business has gone mobile -- now what?

So you've said yes to the use of personal tech. How do you make it work for and in your business?

BYOD morphs from lockdown to true mobility

Four companies that have been at BYOD for a while talk about how their programs have changed with the times

Ping Identity wants to replace sign-ons with smartphones

PingID allows enterprise users to sign onto any service or system with a swipe of their smartphones

Your device, your data: Don't let IT screw up your iPhone or iPad

Even if your company wipes your device, you don't have to lose any of your precious info

Mobile app data collection poses risks for enterprises, Gartner says

Consumer data collected through mobile devices should be considered a full 'citizen' of companies' data infrastructure

IT is bracing -- but not preparing -- for the Internet of things

BYOD, cloud, and other IT efforts may make IoT support easier than feared, according to a new report

Google beefs up Apps mobile management features for Android

A new feature lets admins configure the suite to wipe an account from an Android device that's been inactive for a preset period of time

Beware IT pros who blame BYOD for their own failings

A user gets access to a server he shouldn't have access to and triggers a misconfiguration that posts private data to the Web. Whose fault is that?

Mobile security: iOS vs. Android vs. BlackBerry vs. Windows Phone

As Samsung pushes to be 'enterprise class' and Microsoft gets serious with Windows Phone, which platform provides the security you need?

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