Mobile Business: Drawing from the cloud

Leslie Faughnan examines what impact the advent of cloud computing has had on the mobile landscape.

6th October, 2012
Mobile Business: Drawing from the cloud
Martin Cullen, Microsoft Ireland sales director: 'There are very real risks and the employer needs to be in control'. Photo: Shane O'Neill

Reading a lot of business media lately would suggest that the new bring your own device (BYOD) trend is regarded as a dangerous threat by chief information officers and senior management generally. In fact it is in many respects not new at all, just gaining popularity, and since BYOD can also mean 'buy your own', it is hardly going to be condemned by financial directors.

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