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BYOD Doesn't Have to Be All or Nothing: Match Smartphone, Tablet and PC Rollouts to Organizational Readiness and Employee Demand

Published: 18 April 2013

ID: G00247169

Analyst(s): Leslie Fiering

Summary

BYOD is no longer hypothetical, and ignoring it is no longer an option for CIOs. However, there are varying levels of acceptance that make it possible to plan a phased adoption that matches employee demands for smartphones, tablets, and notebooks or PCs.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Understand the Context of BYOD to Make Better-Informed Decisions
    • Smartphones
    • Tablets
    • PCs
  • Step 1. Assess the True Level of BYOD (Sanctioned and Unsanctioned) in Your Organization Across All End-User Platforms
  • Step 2. Assess the Organization's Readiness to Support BYOD Across All Platforms
  • Step 3. Focus Investment First on the Initiatives That Build Endpoint Independence

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