Four Architectural Approaches to Limit Business Risk on Consumer Smartphones and Tablets

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Summary

IT organizations must contend with how to manage personal wireless devices that have two masters: the owner of the device and the owner of business applications and data. Four architectural approaches may be used separately or together to reduce risks.

Table of Contents

  • What You Need to Know
  • Analysis
    • 1. Policy Enforcement by Means of Comprehensive Device Management and Security Controls
      • Strengths
      • Challenges
      • Implementation Advice
    • 2. Application Certificates
      • Strengths
      • Challenges
      • Implementation Advice
    • 3. Sandboxes
      • Strengths
      • Challenges
      • Implementation Advice
    • 4. VMs
      • Strengths
      • Challenges
      • Implementation Advice
  • Recommended Reading
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