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How to Successfully Navigate the Hurdles of Global-Scale BYOD Implementations

Published: 29 January 2018

ID: G00348818

Analyst(s): Bryan Taylor , Leif-Olof Wallin


Bring-your-own-device initiatives offer the opportunity to cost-effectively extend mobility enterprisewide. However, no single BYOD approach works in all geographies. I&O leaders must learn to navigate the cultural, risk, cost and legal/regulatory hurdles of BYOD to expand mobility across the globe.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges


  • Device Ownership and Management Models


  • Segment the User Roles That Could Benefit From BYOD
  • Tailor Your Ownership Models and Policy Mixes on a Regional and Country Basis
  • Cost-Optimize Your Subsidy Investments
  • Use Incentives to Achieve Business-Goal-Based, Optimum Participation in BYOD
  • Make Local Personal Device Preferences a Primary Factor in Determining Ownership Models

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