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Enterprises Must Adopt Agile Endpoint Operations to Support the Digital Workplace

Published: 28 June 2017

ID: G00327215

Analyst(s): Terrence Cosgrove


Endpoint operating systems and applications are evolving with more rapid and less controllable update models. I&O leaders responsible for endpoint engineering and operations must change their organizational model and processes to support a more dynamic environment.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • OS and application updates are becoming more frequent and mandatory, reducing infrastructure and operations (I&O) leaders' freedom to decide which changes to implement and when
  • Increasing pressure from business partners and end users to deliver applications more quickly are leading I&O leaders to adopt a bimodal application delivery strategy

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