Mobile Application Management (MAM)

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How CIOs Can Boost Mobile App Adoption

Nearly 80 percent of mobile apps are abandoned after their first use, according to some reports. What can IT leaders do to keep that initial spike from plummeting after a couple of weeks?

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CIO Meets Mobile Challenges Head-on

Embracing the mobility that end-users demand sometimes means CIOs must cast aside best practices. The shift to smartphones and tablets means enterprises must change how they think about employees, competitors and risk. Here’s how the...

Why One CIO Is Saying 'No' to BYOD

A growing backlash threatens to thwart the BYOD movement. To illustrate the trend, the CIO of a large electrical contractor explains why his company will 'never have a BYOD environment.'

Enterprises Must Focus on Application Management to Enable 'Mobile-First' Business

Enterprises aiming to become true 'mobile-first' businesses must adapt their mobility management strategies to support a wider variety of applications, with many firms currently falling short of customer expectations.

How Microsoft Plans to Make Apps Manageable

What happens if someone accidentally mis-addresses an email with proprietary information and sends it to you, Brad Anderson asked attendees Monday.

Mobile Apps Becoming Default for Government Digital Content

In keeping with the White House's digital government initiatives, senior government technologists increasingly look to a mobile-first strategy for developing digital content and services.

Should CIOs Use a Carrot or a Stick to Rein In BYOD Workers?

Many workers who bring their mobile devices to the office don't care about security, which is forcing IT leaders to take action. Some CIOs offer stipends to help cover mobile expenses in return for BYOD compliance. Others are choosing...

How to Switch From iPhone 5S to BlackBerry Z30 (and Why)

Spend some time with a BlackBerry 10 device and you just might put your iPhone away for good. CIO.com contributor Paul Mah did. Here he outlines the nine steps it takes to move from an iPhone 5S to a BlackBerry Z30.

How to Ensure SAM and SLM Compliance in Mobile Environments

Software asset management and software license management aren't just for on-premises assets. Find out how they can help you ensure compliance with software policies and agreements across mobile devices as well.

5 Ways to Prevent Data Loss in Mobile Environments

Confidential company data can make its way onto mobile devices, where it's no longer under the protection of your toughest network defenses. Does that make your data vulnerable? To find out, review some strategies for preventing data...

7 Enterprise Mobile Security Best Practices

There's no denying the potential for mobile devices to improve efficiencies and lower costs for workers in industries of all types. You also can't deny the potential security vulnerabilities that mobile devices present. These seven...

How Mobile Developers Can Win Customers' Trust

Many of today's mobile and Web applications collect personal data. This makes plenty of users pause before downloading. To ease user's minds -- and to help developers demonstrate that they have legitimate reasons for collecting that...

12 Top Fitness and Wellness Apps for 2014

Still holding onto your New Year's resolution to get fit? These mobile apps will help you stay on track.

Best Tools for Keeping End Users Happy

ExtraHop wins Application Performance Monitoring (APM) shootout.

How to Choose the Right Enterprise Mobility Management Tool

As mobile device management continues to morph, consider what's 'good enough' for what you need right now -- and don't neglect the user experience, whatever else you do.

Averail Access Aces Mobility Management Test

Enterprise mobility management (EMM) can encompass a broad range of functions, from managing mobile devices, to applications, expenses, personnel, and policies. But perhaps the most important aspect is mobile information/data/content...

12 Healthcare IT Predictions for 2014

CIO.com's senior editor covering healthcare IT makes 12 predictions for topics and trends that will make waves in 2014.

CIO.com Reader's Choice: Top Mobility Stories of 2013

As 2013 comes to a close, let's look back at the most-read articles and most-viewed slideshows on mobile technology and how it's impacting the world of IT and beyond.

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