Wednesday, March 04, 2015

Best new Android & Windows smartphones at MWC 2015

  Cisco unfazed by HP/Aruba | How to connect to enterprise Wi-Fi security on Android devices

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Best new Android & Windows smartphones at MWC 2015
Samsung, HTC, Sony and others debut brand new smartphones at Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. Read More

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Comprehensive Enterprise Mobile Management for iOS 8
This white paper provides an overview of the new iOS 8 capabilities in comparison to iOS 7 and how Citrix XenMobile makes it easier to manage iOS 8 devices without compromising the user experience. Learn More

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10 Essentials for Secure EMM
This white paper highlights 10 key points encompassing security, user experience, IT operations and BYOD to help your organization realize the full benefits of mobility. Learn more

Cisco unfazed by HP/Aruba
Cisco seems undaunted by HP's nearly $3 billion acquisition of wireless LAN titan Aruba Networks. Cisco is the market leader in WLANs while HP gains a solid No. 2 position by acquiring Aruba.Said Jeff Reed, vice president of Cisco's Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions Group: Enterprise mobility continues to be a key driver of growth in the networking industry. While some companies seek to bolt on wireless to their existing portfolios, mobility remains at the core of our networking business. As the clear market leader, we have delivered unified wired, wireless and cloud-managed platforms to our customers for years and will continue to do so.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here Read More


How to connect to enterprise Wi-Fi security on Android devices
Connecting to wireless networks using the enterprise or 802.1X mode of Wi-Fi security is a bit different compared to using the personal or pre-shared key (PSK) mode. Though connecting to enterprise networks with your laptop may have been straightforward, Android presents you with additional settings you may not understand.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here(Insider Story) Read More


How wireless power and wireless charging works
We routinely stream music and video through the air without wires. We'll soon be able to do the same with electricity. Read More

How Samsung's Galaxy S6 stacks up against Apple's iPhone 6 line
The premium design of Samsung's new Galaxy S6 devices is good enough to keep Android defectors from switching to iOS. Whether it converts iOS users into Android users remains to be seen. Read More


7 Steps to Business Success on the Internet of Things
The Internet of Things (IoT) promises to do nothing short of revolutionize the way the world does business. The ability to sense and control the physical world through sensor-enabled devices can unlock massive, previously unseen opportunities to expand revenue, optimize operations and delight customers and users. Learn More


Ultimate guide to Linux desktop environments
Last year, Network World's resident Linux enthusiast Bryan Lunduke set out on a mission to immerse himself into a variety of Linux desktops, using each exclusively for both work and personal computing for at least one week and documenting his experiences on his Linux Tycoon blog.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here(Insider Story) Read More


AirWatch and Cisco help developers build enterpise-friendly smartphone apps
A new initiative details how to build features such as remote app configuration and single sign-on Read More

6 tips to secure your Android device
We've already handled iPhone security here, and with this Slideshow we are going to give you the handle you need to secure your Android phone. Read More

BlackBerry launches all-touch Leap with $275 price tag
The smartphone has a 5-inch screen and a dual-core processor Read More


Security Considerations in the Internet of Things (IoT) Era
In the evolving era of the Internet of Things, the combination of tiny sensors, powerful and inexpensive processors and cloud-based management and analysis tools are creating entirely new categories of products and also new opportunities for criminals and other malicious actors Learn More


6 blunders to avoid when dealing with end users
Most IT pros will do whatever it takes to ensure they perform well on the job – they'll update certifications, take online courses at home, come in early, leave late. So after all that effort, it would be a shame if their careers were stifled because of something as pedestrian as poor interactions with end users.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here(Insider Story) Read More


Spec showdown: HTC One M9 vs. Samsung Galaxy S6
The hottest smartphones at Mobile World Congress go head-to-head Read More

VMware takes on mobile networks with vCloud for NFV
  The virtualized network functions in its platform can come from many vendors Read More

Brocade acquires mobile SDN company
Brocade has announced plans to acquire Connectem, a privately-held company whose virtualization software maps mobile workloads to clouds. Read More


Best business-class tablets for the front office and factory floor
In this review, we looked at two types of business-class tablets, traditional tablets used by the sales force or other front-office workers, and ruggedized devices that can be used on the factory floor or other back-office environments.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here(Insider Story) Read More


IBM rolls out 3 new iOS apps for enterprises
The latest fruits of its partnership with Apple target finance, retail and airline industries Read More



15 of the best Google Chrome experiments ever

A look at some of the coolest bits of Chrome experimentation out there, in honor of Google's 1000th Chrome experiment being published this week.


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