Tag Archives: Mobile Devices

DEVELOPING AN EFFECTIVE ‘BYOD POLICY’ IS VITAL FOR HEALTHCARE ORGANIZATIONS

Healthcare organizations are now ready to embrace the BYOD policies trend, even though it creates a more complex IT and digital ecosystem. But in an industry as security centric and data sensitive as Healthcare, there will always be major security considerations as the core to any program policy. In the increasing competitive healthcare environment, organizations […]

Mobile Growth Forecast, 2016-2020

Mobile use continues to see strong growth across all demographics. In 2016 there was over 6.1 billion mobile users worldwide. By the end of 2020, the number of worldwide mobile users is expected to increase to over 6.9 billion. Mobile devices in use, including smartphones and tablets, will grow from over 11 billion in 2016 […]

MODEVITY Launches SPARK Employee Communications Platform

Targets Hospitality / Retail Industry Employers for Onboarding, Training and Communications While Leveraging Employee Smartphones Modevity, LLC, a leader in mobile content distribution solutions has announced the launch of its SPARK – Employee Communications Platform. SPARK is a new solution based on the industry leading ARALOC technology with over 350,000 users worldwide.  SPARK provides companies with […]

The Tablet Market Update

Some recent analysts’ reports show that Apple has not been able to increase its share of the tablet market with the iPad family.  The recent launch of the iPad Pro initially provided Apple a chance to define large-screened tablet computing to Apple’s advantage, but the company thus far has not delivered a compelling message to […]

Mobile Tablet Device Market Report

Tablet shipments are expected to fall 8 percent in 2015, but 2-in-1 devices will see strong growth, as reported by IDC data. Initially IDC had forecast a decline of 3.8 percent in 2015, but now sees shipments falling even more. Tablet shipments will reach 212 million with 14.7 million of those 2-in-1 devices similar to […]

The Mobile BYOD Trend is Declining

It appears U.S. companies are moving away from the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) trend that started five years ago and had workers using their personal smartphones and tablets for work, according to a new report. A recent online survey conducted in April and May of 375 U.S. IT professionals in various private businesses found that 53% allowed […]

Corporate Board Cybersecurity Risk Continues

Corporate Boards are increasingly exposed to cybersecurity risk as more organizations distribute their confidential board materials for digital with remote access.   A recent corporate governance survey from Thomson Reuters discloses company Boards lack security protection to their confidential organizational Board information. Most important, Boards continue to communicate through unsecure ways and have minimal measures in place […]