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NEW YORK – That was one of the key points in a presentation by analyst Jack Gold at the TabletBiz conference here today.

In a survey of approximately 270 enterprises in North America, J.... Gold Associates found that 80% of respondents said tablets would supplement smart phones, and 60% said that tablets would supplement laptops. However, 40% of respondents said tablets would replace...

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Speaking with Computer Business Review recently, Kaspersky – the current CEO of InfoWatch and former spouse of Eugene Kaspersky (yes, that Kaspersky, of Internet security solutions fame) –... said that BYOD was nearly impossible to manage because there is no tool to support all devices and operating systems.

"I don't even think BYOD is a concept at all, honestly speaking,&rdq...

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Of those responding to the survey, 9 out of 10 believe BYOD will have detrimental effects on network infrastructure. For example, 63% were concerned about increased bandwith requirements, while 44%... expect BYOD to result in increased server requirements. 

Another interesting nugget from the report -  Only 51% of IT professionals said they talk to their employees about how they n...

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Analyst firm J. Gold Associates’ latest survey found that corporate-issued tablets will grow at an average annual growth rate of 64% over the next three years. By contrast, the expected growth... rate for consumer-purchased tablets (BYOD) during the same time period is 31%.

The survey focused on mobile strategies and adoption plans of 270 North American medium to large-sized businesses...

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What about maintaining the devices? What about reliability? Who pays the phone bills and who checks the usage? What about liability and security? Longtime computer journalist Colin Barker... ponders these questions and more. 

The initial issue facing the IT business is that, like it or not, the BYOD phenomenon is happening already. Research conducted by analysts at Ovum indicated...

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About 25% of employees in businesses with more than 10 employees say they bought the primary PC they use for work, according to IDC analyst Bob O'Donnell, who also notes that's a large enough... slice to make for a significant drop in corporate buying.

"[Employee-purchased] PCs are significantly higher in number than we thought. We believed it was just 5% to 10%, but it's more...

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Their entrance has been accompanied by the rise of mobile application management, secure container technologies, application wrapping and ‘dual persona’ devices as the industry... shifts from a focus on managing the devices themselves to managing the critical business applications and data.

Many IT organizations are looking to make changes to better align with...

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Wyatt recently spoke to Mobile World Live on the challenges going forward in the enterprise mobility space, and paid particularly close attention to the rise of BYOD.

The Good Technology CEO... and president, who joined from Motorola in January, said that the trend is still at the start but warned that it may already be scaring big businesses into making the wrong decisions when it comes to...

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The past few years have witnessed a significant increase in the mobility of employees, starting the “Consumerization of IT” trend that has led to the growing adoption of “Bring Your... Own Device” or “BYOD” trend for tablets and smartphones.

This has increased productivity, as mobile users have access to more information and better communication using the dev...

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The robotic arms of the system allow doctors to perform very precise but minimally invasive surgical procedures, Simmonds said at the recent Tablet Strategy West conference.

Because Intuitive's... potential clients want to see how da Vinci works, high-quality video is an essential element to their presentations. Thankfully, the iPad allows them to show off how well the Intuitive Surgical device perfo...