This week: Consumer Preview Edition of Windows 8, the Reinvention of IT and Smartphones in Society
Happy Friday, all! It’s March already and we’ve got some exciting news coming in the next couple of weeks. To any of you out there who may be Leap-year babies, we wish you a belated birthday from earlier this week. From Leap Day to Facebook Timelines for brands to the Windows 8 launch, it’s been a busy week all around, so let’s get to it!
Since the dawn of time, man has yearned to fly, and since the dawn of the iPad, man has yearned to use Microsoft Office on it. Well, if rumors of Microsoft finally developing an Office app for iPad are true, that day is soon to come.
This week: Will BYOD Work for You? Mobile Devices in the Workplace and Microsoft Office for the iPad
My, how time flies. Can anyone else believe that today is the last Friday in February? Well, I’m sure you know what that means – another installment of our weekly news round-ups. We’ve got a few hot topics to cover today and then we’ll bid you adieu to go and enjoy your weekend, so let’s get started!
This week: Convergence, Delivering Dynamic Workplaces and Securing Mobile Devices.
Happy Friday everyone! I’m sure it’s become obvious that we here at Matrix42 are interested in all things BYOD and IT Consumerization. Why? These are two driving factors behind delivering what we call the “dynamic workplace” – part of our new company messaging. As you’ll see in my last blog post, our approach is very user-centric – as we feel it must be – to meet user demands for freedom, flexibility, and mobility. And, in case you missed it earlier this week, Virtual Patrick (@virtual_patrick) wrote a great post on the convergence of laptop and desktop PCs with mobile devices and virtualization. Maybe it’s just because Valentine’s Day was this week, but that sounds like a match made in tech heaven to me! Check it out here and let us know what you think. Now that we’ve got those two things crossed off our list, on to the news of this week…
As users are getting more and more liberated through different kinds of workstyles, IT technologies are merging together. IT consumerization and BYOD will be two main drivers. From my perspective, three major topics are converging:
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