BYOD or CYOD: Which mobile trend is right for your organization?
These days, it would be surprising – and concerning – if mobility and the consumerization of IT were not part of any mobile enterprise’s strategic roadmap. After all, end users have become more demanding about which devices they use and where they log in from the network. They expect the same user experience that they get from the powerful personal mobile devices they are already accustomed to.
Though the first mobile trend that emerged to address this new world was bring-your-own-device (BYOD), many enterprises are understandably concerned about the security of sensitive corporate data in a BYOD model. Enterprises are increasingly considering implementing a choose-your-own-device (CYOD) program to address those very legitimate concerns.
BYOD and CYOD explained
As the name implies, BYOD programs let users access their corporate data and applications from personally owned devices. This approach has some clear advantages for businesses, including:
- Eliminating capital…
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