Points of View

BlackBerry: Should You Stay, or Should You Go?

BlackBerry: Should You Stay, or Should You Go?

Shutting down your enterprise BlackBerry services is serious business. Blackberry is in use by some of the most security conscious companies and governments all over the world, including the Executive Branch of the United States. While the older BlackBerry 7 solutions have global recognition as the most secure, even the newer BlackBerry Series 10 solutions have NATO and […]

By November 4, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Requiem For BlackBerry

Requiem For BlackBerry

BlackBerry said it will miss revenue consensus by nearly 50%, eat away at its cash by some $500mil, cut 40% of its workforce and collapse its device portfolio from six devices to four. I think it’s BlackBerry’s leadership who didn’t believe in the company, or know how to compete. Perhaps even more insidious in today’s […]

By September 20, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Research Briefs

Tips for Creating a Mobile Center of Excellence

Tips for Creating a Mobile Center of Excellence

Bob Egan discusses why enterprises need a company-wide organizing mechanism for mobility with Enterprise Mobile Hub community manager Joanie Wexler One approach is to create a group or mobile center of excellence (MCOE). How and why might you assemble one? What’s the value and who participates? Let use know what you think! Related articles 8 […]

By December 3, 2013 2 Comments Read More →
BYOD As We Know It Is Dead

BYOD As We Know It Is Dead

“Cell phones” at work are not new. Nor are smart phones. Many credit Blackberry for inventing the concept, but few would argue that Apple AAPL -0.09%with its iPhone, more than other device created this explosive phenomena called BYOD – Bring Your Own Device to work. Most of what BYOD seems to represent so far is an unbalanced equation […]

By October 7, 2013 0 Comments Read More →