The Consumerisation of IT has become a factor in the CIO world as workforces acquire personal devices such as Smart phones and Tablet PCs. Users find that these devices enhance their productivity, making them more effective in their roles. As many organisations move towards BYOD ‘bring your own device’ policies, CIO’s are embracing this trend by creating a strong governance and security structure benefiting both the organisation and the end user.
This opportunity can bring challenges for CIOs. A wider range of devices need supporting and therefore a device agnostic approach is required. As access to information increases, so will stress levels on the CIOs server infrastructure and the number of applications corporate information has to support.
The question for the CIO is how to enhance the adoption of these devices in a way that enables the organisation to capitalise on this trend. Find out more, and download this CIO Magazine white paper.