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Executive Summary: Apple: At the Vanguard of Change?

Published: 01 December 2011

ID: G00229737

Analyst(s): Ken Dulaney, Michael Silver , Mary Mesaglio


The success of iPhones and iPads, on top of long admiration for Macs, makes Apple a vendor to contend with. CIOs who balance passion for Apple with the needs of IT will reap surprising benefits and prepare the enterprise for the other consumer vendors that are sure to follow.

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