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The zero-startup phenom: tablets and virtual desktops

by Jack Santos  |  April 9, 2013

There is another way to talk about the sudden world domination scenario of tablets and iPads, and that is in the context of end-user revolution. Sure – we can argue...

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Cisco buys Meraki

by Paul Debeasi  |  November 19, 2012

Cisco has announced their intent to buy Meraki. Meraki provides wired/wireless LAN and security products all managed via the cloud. What does "managed via the cloud" mean?  It means that the...

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Cisco Connected Mobile Launch

by Paul Debeasi  |  November 15, 2012

Cisco launched their Connected Mobile solution today. What is it?  In short, it is a method by which hotspot providers can advertise and deploy services to mobile devices before the device authenticates with...

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Are 10-12 year PC refresh cycles on the horizon?

by Jack Santos  |  October 15, 2012

BYOD and the era of tablets has started to make me wonder. So did today's observation in the WSJ CIO journal. Desktop PC’s and laptops have been the RAM-tough workhorse for...

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The Era of Place and Presence

by Jack Santos  |  August 24, 2012

Just got back from Gartner Catalyst late last night.  Awesome conference – thanks to all that reached out and introduced themselves, stayed attentive during my presentations, asked questions, interacted in...

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Mobile Architecture – Now live on Gartner.com

by Paul Debeasi  |  August 16, 2012

As I mentioned on Monday, Gartner has launched the first and only Mobile Reference Architecture for enterprise IT organizations. The Mobile Reference Architecture is an integrated set of research that...

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The New Gartner Mobile Reference Architecture

by Paul Debeasi  |  August 13, 2012

Summary: Gartner has introduced the first and only Mobile Reference Architecture for enterprise IT organizations. The Mobile Reference Architecture is an integrated set of research that helps IT organizations make...

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Hooked on Speed …

by Jack Santos  |  August 9, 2012

  From my recent transatlantic flight at 38,000 feet over the ocean… $15 for 5 hours…. effective cost per Mb per sec = 0.019  - approximately 2 cents per bit...

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Pickups and sports cars and BYOD, oh my!

by Jack Santos  |  August 2, 2012

By now we are starting to get a pretty good idea how the device market is shaping up, and the implications to Enterprise IT.  Let’s look at it from another...

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Making a choice and BYOD

by Jack Santos  |  June 15, 2012

Markets usually are a ying and yang.  Everyone is trying to maximize profit, and a certain give and take is always evident.  For instance,  internet access.  In the US , consumer...

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