Tag Archives: WYOD

WYOD = The Next Big IT Department Headache?

[My post in The daily Network Monitor, October 27, 2014]

Over the past few years, organizations have been forced to deal with the rapid rise of BYOD, which created a number of IT problems as more and more employees began bringing in their own devices to the workplace. Today, there is a new trend IT departments are preparing to deal with that could be more troublesome than its predecessor: Wear Your Own Device (WYOD). With the number of wearable devices steadily increasing, from Google Glass to Apple watches, it’s only a matter of time before we see a proliferation of wearables in the enterprise.  Read more…

With Apple Watch, Will WYOD Wear Out Its Welcome With IT?

[My post in Wired magazine, Innovation Insights, September 25, 2014]

If you thought that Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) was the biggest source of IT department headaches, then think again. There is a new trend IT departments are preparing to deal with that could be more troublesome than its predecessor and that is Wear Your Own Device (WYOD).   Read more…