Can BYOD Help in a Pandemic?
Mar24

Can BYOD Help in a Pandemic?

Shawn Bass and I recently wrote a blog post (and did a webcast) which was a guide for IT workers who suddenly need to support the majority of their users working from home. We answered viewer questions for about 30 minutes after the webcast, and quite a few of the questions were about BYO devices, and how IT can handle them during this pandemic. So this blog post will be my quick and dirty guide to BYOD. The BYO Background “BYO” in...

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Achieve your Business Continuity Goals using Horizon Cloud on IBM Cloud
Mar23

Achieve your Business Continuity Goals using Horizon Cloud on IBM Cloud

Traditionally, deploying a desktop virtualization environment is a time-consuming process that requires special skill sets and a large upfront capital expense. The current global health situation has resulted in millions of employees staying home, and increased the need to provide secure, remote access to business-critical applications as part of a business continuity plan. Because of the urgency of the situation, there’s little time...

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Android Series Ep 13: Samsung Knox Service Plugin
Mar19

Android Series Ep 13: Samsung Knox Service Plugin

In a previous episode, we discussed the OEMConfig standard and how it enables device manufacturers to deliver value-added features to Android devices without needing EMM integration. For more information on OEMConfig and its benefits, take a look back at Episode 10. Today we’re taking a deeper look at one of the first companies to take advantage of OEMConfig: Samsung. With its Knox Platform for Enterprise solution, Samsung offers an...

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Keeping IT Security Front and Center When Planning for Business Continuity: Workspace ONE
Mar16

Keeping IT Security Front and Center When Planning for Business Continuity: Workspace ONE

In light of current events, many organizations are feeling the effects of life’s unpredictability. With many organizations canceling in-person events and meetings and mandating temporary work-from-home policies, companies are quickly realizing just how prepared they really are in the wake of unexpected events. In the seventh blog of our business continuity series, we’ll identify the security risks to keep in mind when enforcing a...

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Embracing Zero Trust with User Risk Scoring: Available Now in Workspace ONE Intelligence
Mar11

Embracing Zero Trust with User Risk Scoring: Available Now in Workspace ONE Intelligence

Empowering employees by providing them access to any app on any device is key to the success of every company. But at the same time, protecting the organization from cyber security attacks is a growing challenge as apps can run anywhere – cloud, on-premises, mobile – and employees access them from any device, anywhere. Organizations are slowly embracing the Zero Trust security model to ensure enhanced employee experience and...

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VMware Carbon Black Cloud and Workspace ONE Intelligence – The Start of Things to Come
Mar05

VMware Carbon Black Cloud and Workspace ONE Intelligence – The Start of Things to Come

It’s no secret that security in the enterprise continues to be challenging in today’s world. One primary factor behind this is the difficulty involved in orchestrating communication among the many tools being used in the enterprise to protect endpoints and provide quick detection and response. Organizations are leveraging countless tools to try to minimize their attack surface, and this ends up creating silos that are difficult to...

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