Posted by Michael Ashley on November 13, 2013
If you are wondering why your competition is speeding past you while your product is more sophisticated and feature-rich, you might stop looking at your engineers and start chatting with your customers. Sometimes a shift in your customer experience can turn your product into the flavor-of-the-month.
Posted by Hormazd Romer on November 13, 2013
The surge in popularity of Android devices has caught many organizations off guard, wondering how to marry Android devices with content stored in SharePoint. According to IDC, Android OS posted a 163% year over year growth and grabbed 63% market share in Q2 2013, while the combined Windows Phone and Windows Mobile OS’ market share was only 4.5%.
Posted by Accellion on November 7, 2013
The professional workforce today is very different from that of 13 years ago when I first moved to Silicon Valley. Back then one laptop per employee was a luxury and Dell’s devices were the choice of any tech-savvy employee. Today, an employee starting at Accellion has at least three devices – laptop, tablet and smartphone – if not more. In this world of multiple devices per employees, there are positives and negatives.
Posted by Yorgen Edholm on November 5, 2013
The average person is now armed with 2.9 mobile devices. As we continue to collect new devices, we as managers need to ensure we’re keeping our workforce productive as they make the most of the latest and greatest technological advances.
Posted by Accellion on October 30, 2013
Dan Tynan, a reporter, is playing the role of umpire. No, he hasn’t been on the field for the Red Sox/Cardinals world series games, but he is calling the shots when it comes to security & compliance and storing personal data in the cloud. Here’s his play by play:
Posted by Nina Seth on October 29, 2013
When an employee leaves your company, whether on good terms or not, the last thing you want is them walking out of the door with proprietary company documents. Yet, it’s happening more than you might think.
Posted by Nina Seth on October 28, 2013
Dropbox is making headlines again, but not for the best of reasons. The file sharing service has been compromised - once more.
Earlier this week it was reported that criminals are targeting Dropbox users with a bogus password reset email that, when clicked, infects the victim's machine with a Zeus-family malware.
Posted by Yorgen Edholm on October 21, 2013
In today’s world a buzzing smartphone takes priority over anything else going on in the room, and it’s a growing pet peeve of mine. If I’m having a face-to-face conversation with someone it should have priority, yet this doesn’t hold true for a significant number of my coworkers.
Posted by Accellion on October 18, 2013
A partner at a law firm is preparing for an upcoming deposition with his staff. They must review thousands of pages of imaged (PDF) documents from their findings, as well as collobarate and identify key areas of interests for follow-up. These documents are highly senstive and must be secured both in transit, and at rest, to protect clients personal information. Furthermore, he is leaving for a business trip to Chicago and would like to review these documents during the flight, so that he can be more productive.
Posted by Rama Kolappan on October 16, 2013
When BYOD first took the enterprise by storm, IT professionals were sent into a bit of a panic, wondering how to manage mixed deployments of Android, Apple iOS, Blackberry and Windows devices. The focus was on the phones and tablets themselves – how to register, how to configure, how to set policies, how to enforce controls, etc.