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Reduce Corporate Expenses by Turning your Intranet Inside Out and Sending it to the Cloud

Seriously, get out of the Intranet business and upload it to the cloud. The advent of local area networks (LANs) and computers acting as server nodes led to the concept of the corporate network. It began with file shares and print servers that everyone on the network could access from their PC. Over time, these …
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Reduce Business Risk by Protecting Corporate Assets and IP from BYOD Employees

Send “Bring your own Device” BYOD employees to the Internet via a separate Wi-Fi network versus giving them direct access to internal servers. Many companies today have a guest network. This is a separate Wi-Fi network that visitors use to access the Internet when they come meet with employees. Some of these guest networks require …
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Reduce Business Risks by Creating a Corporate Mobile Center of Excellence

Create a corporate mobile center of excellence to create processes, establish governance & develop a matrix of supported devices. Your transformation must begin with your people! Despite the growing maturity of mobile technologies in the enterprise, most organizations have been unable to put the governance in place needed to make mobility work well for employees …
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Mobile Strategies for Business is Now Available

I’m pleased to announce that my newest book, “Mobile Strategies for Business: 50 Actionable Insights to Digitally Transform Your Business” is now available. Mobile Strategies for Business is the first book to clearly explain how executives can digitally transform their organization through a simple, step-by-step process. The mobile tidal wave has permanently transformed the consumer world and now …
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Getting Started with Azure IoT services: Securing Event Hub Telemetry with SAS Tokens

To prevent the Internet of Things from becoming the largest attack surface in the history of computing, security at scale is paramount. Any company that wants to be taken seriously as an IoT platform player has to provide cloud-scale telemetry ingestion while also delivering security to millions of events per second without skipping a beat. …
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Getting Started with Azure IoT services: Event Hubs

Microsoft Azure Event Hubs is a managed platform component of Azure IoT services that provides a telemetry data ingestion at cloud scale with low latency and high reliability. For your Internet of Things (IoT) scenarios, you can think of Event Hubs as the loosely-coupled beginning of an event pipeline that sits between event publishers like sensors …
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Windows Phone 8.1 is Here

For users of the Nokia Lumia 1520 on AT&T, the Microsoft Windows Phone 8.1 mobile operating system update is available for immediate download. The smartphone built from the ground-up to address the security and management needs of every enterprise has arrived.  Some of you developers and early adopters running the developer preview may need to use the Nokia Software Recovery Tool to …
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Mobile Expert Interview: Kevin Benedict and Rob Tiffany

Senior Analyst, Kevin Benedict discusses Microsoft mobility with Rob Tiffany on topics ranging from Windows Phone to Windows Intune. Sharing my knowledge and helping others never stops, so connect with me on my blog at http://robtiffany.com , follow me on Twitter at https://twitter.com/RobTiffany and on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/robtiffany

Windows Phone 8 is now FIPS 140-2 Certified

With FIPS 140-2 certification, Windows Phone 8 now meets the security requirements of the United States and Canadian governments meaning it’s secure enough to be used by federal agencies and the military. This also means Windows Phone 8 is more than secure enough to be trusted by companies and individuals all over the world. The National Institute …
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