Could a BYOD policy be the solution to your consumerisation problems?

The last six months has taught us that the consumerisation of IT continues to be the greatest challenge for businesses and that solutions are emerging, but perhaps one policy-based initiative could be the answer.

Long before the problem of employees using personal devices for work became such a challenge, a policy of 'bring your own device' (BYOD) to work had been adopted to reduce IT hardware costs and to enable remote staff to work on laptop devices. In a recent survey at an SC Magazine conference on mobile device management, 60 per cent of delegates supported a BYOD policy, while 32 per cent were planning to do so. Read more