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China Summary Translation: 'How CIOs Should Prepare for the Risks From the Next Wave of BYO'

Published: 27 July 2016

ID: G00313729

Analyst(s): Owen Chen , Nick Jones


The next wave of BYO will be driven by trends such as the post-app era, wearables and "bring your own thing," which will require CIOs and chief information security officers to adopt new management technologies and policies.

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How CIOs Should Prepare for the Risks From the Next Wave of BYO

  • Key Challenges
  • Recommendations


  • Six Trends That Will Drive the Next Wave of BYO
    • An Increase in Devices Will Increase Connectivity and Spectrum Congestion Challenges
    • Consumer Technology Will Drive New Expectations
    • New Social and Working Practice Challenges Will Emerge
    • New Risks Will Demand New Approaches to Risk Management


  • Create the Infrastructure to Support and Monitor the Next Wave of BYO
  • Adopt New Approaches for Risk Management
  • Address Social and Technical Issues

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