Address the Risks of BYOD Within Higher Education

Archived Published: 11 July 2012 ID: G00235518

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Institutions on the leading edge of mobile device management for bring your own device are increasing security investments to ensure the safety of confidential information in a similar way to enterprises. Gartner assesses the threats and provides best practices for higher education CIOs.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Higher Education Context
    • Management of Mobile Devices Is Not Irrelevant for Higher Education
    • How To Manage Staff, Faculty and Student BYOD Mobile Devices
    • Other Advice
  • Recommended Reading
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