Sync is one of the most valuable additions to any mobile operating system. Sync is what enables us to keep information automatically synchronized across phone, tablet, laptop and desktop computing devices so that we can continue working and playing from any device we pick up. Yet, relying on sync to provide mobile data accessibility can create a surprising number of new problems that can impact the overall productivity of a company.
The technology to sync content is not new. However BYOD and the cloud has brought sync to the forefront. Sync is familiar to most users of mobile devices. For instance, anyone using an Apple computer can expect to see an iCloud window pop-up asking if the user wants to sync information.
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