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Bring Your Own Devices (BYOD) Survival Guide

1st Edition

By Jessica Keyes

Auerbach Publications

451 pages

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Hardback: 9781466565036
pub: 2013-03-26
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Where end-users once queued up to ask the IT department for permission to buy a new computer or a new version of software, they are now bypassing IT altogether and buying it on their own. From laptops and smartphones to iPads and virtually unlimited software apps, end-users have tasted their freedom and love it. IT will simply never be the same.Bri

Table of Contents

Consumerization of IT. New generation of workers. Good idea or bad. The technology aspects of BYOT: virtualization, connecting to the network, etc. Business aspects of BYOT: selection, purchasing, corporate culture. Training. Support. Security. Best practices in deploying BYOT. Resources. Appendices.

About the Author

Jessica Keyes is president of New Art Technologies, Inc., a high technology and management consultancy and development firm started in New York in 1989. She has given seminars for such prestigious universities as Carnegie Mellon, Boston University, University of Illinois, James Madison University and San Francisco State University.

Keyes is a frequent keynote speaker on the topics of competitive strategy and productivity and quality. She is former advisor for DataPro, McGraw-Hill's computer research arm, as well as a member of the Sprint Business Council. Keyes is also a founding Board of Director member of the New York Software Industry Association. She has recently completed a two-year term on the Mayor of New York City's Small Business Advisory Council. She is currently a professor of computer science at Fairleigh Dickinson University's graduate center as well as the University of Phoenix, where she is the Area Chair for Programming and Operating Systems, and Virginia Tech. She is the former editor-in-chief of CRC Press' Information Management and Systems Development Management.

Prior to founding New Art, Keyes was Managing Director of R&D for the New York Stock Exchange and has been an officer with Swiss Bank Co. and Banker's Trust, both in New York City. She holds a Masters of Business Administration from New York University, and a doctorate in Management. She is a member of the Kappa Delta Pi, Beta Gamma Sigma and Delta Mu Delta honorary societies.

A noted columnist and correspondent with over 200 articles published, Keyes is the author of the following books:

The New Intelligence: AI in Financial Services, HarperBusiness, 1990

The Handbook of Expert Systems in Manufacturing, McGraw-Hill, 1991

Infotrends: The Competitive Use of Information, McGraw-Hill, 1992

The Software Engineering Productivity Handbook, McGraw-Hi

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Production & Operations Management
COMPUTERS / Information Technology
COMPUTERS / Networking / General