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Order From Chaos: Creating A Standard For Mobile App Management And Secuity

by Phillip Redman  |  May 17, 2013

If there's one thing the mobile industry is known for is standards.  There's a lot of them. In networking technology you have multiple Wi-Fi standards in use, 80.211 a, b,...

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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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The Digitalization of Business

by Jack Santos  |  December 19, 2012

One of the things we talk about at Gartner is how computerization is changing business – not just back office systems (HR, CRM), but from a fundamental product perspective. I...

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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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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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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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The Beginning of the End of Voicemail

by Jack Santos  |  April 13, 2012

Sat in on a session at our local SIM chapter last night.  SIM is one of those professional groups that have been with me almost my whole career (ACM is...

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