WASHINGTON, Nov. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thanks to the anywhere, anytime connectivity of wireless, workers are accessing their companies' information through a variety of devices and at all hours of the day. IT professionals have the challenge of balancing usability with security. In this month's Wonder of Wireless webcast and blog, CTIA-The Wireless Association® takes a look at how businesses of all sizes are using apps, analytics and the cloud while protecting their invaluable data.
- MobITS IT Favorite Award: HP Anywhere for Mobilizing Workforce: Wireless at Work
HP Anywhere helps companies develop apps and mobilize their employees, as Product Marketing Manager John Jeremiah demonstrates. The software won the MobileCON 2013 MobITS IT Favorite Award.
- Building Apps for Employees: Policy Point
With our continued dependence on mobile applications in our everyday lives, it's inevitable that businesses develop apps to make their employees more productive and improve relationships with their customers. Regardless of a company's size and function, enterprise mobile apps represent a unique challenge for IT professionals, who must strike a balance between security and usability.
- Good Technology: The Value of Data: Insider Interview
Good Technology President and CEO Christy Wyatt talks about the often overlooked but irreplaceable asset in any company; data. Wyatt also identifies some of the barriers to protecting data and the importance of securing it within the enterprise.
- Mobile Rescue in Remote Alaska: Wireless Lifechanger
Like many isolated areas, mobile service in Yakutat, Alaska was difficult to deploy. Thankfully, the technology came to town in time to save brothers Frank Deveraux, Jr. and Vernon Schumacher when their boat anchor gave way and the vessel drifted away while they were on an isolated reef. The brothers tell an incredible survival story where Frank's new cellphone played an instrumental role.
CTIA-The Wireless Association® (www.ctia.org) is an international organization representing the wireless communications industry. Membership in the association includes wireless carriers and their suppliers, as well as providers and manufacturers of wireless data services and products. CTIA advocates on behalf of its members at all levels of government. The association also coordinates the industry's voluntary best practices and initiatives, and sponsors the industry's leading wireless tradeshows. CTIA was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington, D.C.
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