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Emerging Market Analysis: BYOD Is Tolerated in Enterprises in China, India and Indonesia but Is Not Used as a Key IT Initiative

Published: 25 June 2013

ID: G00251138

Analyst(s): Lillian Tay, Vishal Tripathi, Anshul Gupta


Notebooks and smartphones are the top two devices allowed in enterprises in China, India and Indonesia but are minimally managed or largely unmanaged as BYOD as an IT initiative is low. Device providers should add enterprise management tools to their prosumer product offering.

Table Of Contents


  • Bring Your Own Device Is Viewed as a Personal Productivity Enhancement and Not a Strategic IT Initiative
  • India Is Active in Formalizing of BYOD as an IT Initiative
  • China and India Enterprises Are Aggressive in Adopting New Technologies
  • Traditional End-User Devices Remain Favorite Investment Priorities in 2013, but Tablets and Smartphones Show Promise in China and India
  • Methodology

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