the advantages of byod

The Advantages of BYOD

The Advantages of BYOD Bring Your Own Device, or BYOD, to work was an idea a few years ago that is becoming a reality very fast. To use your personal smartphone, tablet or laptop for work seems increasingly natural. Employees are embracing this concept without any serious reservations. As more and more business activity becomes…

BYOD Policies

Data Protection and BYOD Policies

Data Protection and BYOD Policies BYOD policies refer to a firm’s rules and procedures of allowing employees to use their own personal phones, tablets, and laptops for all their work applications. This is a pretty common policy, and it has many benefits, but it brings along risks. How are you addressing these risks? Here are…

data security

Why SMBs Must Proactively Address the Threat of Mobile Hacking

Why SMBs Must Proactively Address the Threat of Mobile Hacking More cybercriminals are targeting small-to-medium sized businesses. One reason for this is too many workplaces have insufficient bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policies in place. Some have none at all. Although firms are generally more knowledgeable about network security risks than in years past, they still woefully underestimate…

mobile device management

A Smarter Approach to Mobile Device Management

A Smarter Approach to Mobile Device Management More people today use personal mobile devices like smartphones and tablets for business purposes. Such devices, coupled with greater Wi-Fi accessibility and cloud services, have empowered us with the ability to access data and do business from practically anywhere at any time. But what about the potential consequences associated…