Mobile technology trends are rapidly crossing into the business environment. The presence of personal devices in the workplace is growing at a record pace. In fact, 67 percent of today’s employees are bringing their own laptops, smartphones and tablets to the office.1 Although workers appreciate the flexibility and productivity their mobile devices provide, bring your own device (BYOD) opens the door to serious security challenges for your customers.
If you’ve been listening to the industry analysts you are probably aware of the rapid growth trajectory for enterprise mobility. Mobility is one of the fastest-growing segments of the enterprise technology market. IT spending on mobility-related products, projects, and initiatives is expected to grow from 25% of IT budgets in 2015 to 40% of large enterprise IT budgets in 2018. It is an area that is growing very rapidly, both in strategic importance for enterprises, as well as IT spend and market opportunity for the channel.