The concept of ‘Bring Your Own Device’ is attractive to government as well as corporate employees who want quick, easy access to work files and data. But BYOD also poses challenges as many organizations are often unable to properly secure the data on or accessed by those devices. Simply put, BYOD is the essence of a double-edged sword.
A white paper from research firm IDC highlights how “policies for managing and safeguarding user data have not been able to keep pace with the proliferation of tablets and mobile devices as a result of the BYOD trend.”
‘The Critical Need for Edge Data Protection with Security, Access, and Control’ outlines a blueprint for comprehensive and flexible data protection, recovery, management, and access that enables organizations to not just focus on their physical and virtual environments in the data center but also safeguard the edge of their networks.
Learn why the need to protect sensitive data residing on desktops, laptops, and mobile devices is increasingly important and how a harmonious relationship between IT and BYOD users is possible through the right approach.