5 Ways to Encourage BYOD and Keep Your Company Data Secure
Technology never stops moving. Last month’s devices, never mind last year’s, can quickly become old news, to be replaced by a plethora of new, increasingly productive devices. While buying a new device, for the consumer, carries barely the weight of buying a new pair of shoes, the implications for businesses and IT departments can be far reaching.
With new, increasingly productive devices becoming common place, BYOD is moving beyond laptops and the workplace walls and into everyday life. Already, more than 60 percent of employees access business-related information through mobile devices and that number is growing. Alongside all of these mobile devices, the expanding wearables market also presents new challenges for company security, bringing new functionality into the workplace not previously considered by many IT departments.
Here’s what the enterprising IT professional needs to consider to keep pace with the ever-changing world of IT and BYOD.
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