Category Archives: Consumerisation of IT

Apple's little iOS is rapidly changing the retail industry

Apple's little iOS is rapidly changing the retail industry With nine of the top 10 global retailers using iOS devices in their business, it’s clear Apple’s mobile devices are what we expect to find when we go shopping. ‘We’re making great strides’ Apple Chief Financial Officer Luca Maestri alluded to the the company’s rapid progress […]

IDG Contributor Network: It’s time for IT to get out of the shadows

IDG Contributor Network: It’s time for IT to get out of the shadows Let’s start by agreeing to dispense with the term “Shadow IT.” Anything with the word “shadow” in it is bound to have a negative connotation and so whether we’re talking consumerization of devices or applications, almost every modern organization today is confronted […]

IDG Contributor Network: Shadow IT: When employees venture to the dark side

IDG Contributor Network: Shadow IT: When employees venture to the dark side The IT landscape today feels like the Wild West as IT managers play “cops and robbers” to chase down and neutralize an ever increasing number of problems. Technologists are mired in an array of high-tech challenges—balancing security with accessibility, integrating legacy and new […]

Why HR needs to look at Apple’s Schoolwork app

Why HR needs to look at Apple’s Schoolwork app Apple introduced its Schoolwork app for teachers and students at its Field Trip event in Chicago in spring 2018. The app promises so much for educators, but it may well prove itself outside the education sector as an on-boarding and training facilitator for human resources teams. […]