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DEFINITION: Nomadic computing, another name for mobile computing, is the use of portable computing devices (such as laptop and handheld computers) in conjunction with mobile communications technologies to enable users to access the Internet and data on their home or work computers from anywhere in the world. People using such a system are sometimes referred to as technomads, and their ability to use that system  … 
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Tablets Reshape Retail: Why tablets are the ideal tool for customer engagement
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover answers to all of your tablet-related questions, in specific relation to tablet usage in the retail arena.
Posted: 27 Oct 2011 | Published: 27 Oct 2011

AT&T Corp

Guide Application: Connect, Inform & Engage the Entire Campus Community
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WHITE PAPER: AT&T Campus Guide is an affordable, leading edge, service-as-a-solution open mobile platform.
Posted: 24 Oct 2011 | Published: 24 Oct 2011

AT&T Corp

Zenprise® MobileManager™
sponsored by Zenprise
WHITE PAPER: Zenprise MobileManager proactively troubleshoots and prescribes fixes to enterprise BlackBerry problems. This allows enterprises to effectively handle the growth in BlackBerry users & services, without growing costs or compromising service levels.
Posted: 20 Oct 2011 | Published: 20 Oct 2011

Zenprise

IT Best Practices: To Support or Not Support Consumer-Owned Smartphones
sponsored by Zenprise
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines current and future implications of consumer and enterprise mobile devices (especially when it comes to messaging), and how they can and will impact your organization. In addition, learn what you can do to prepare your business to ensure high service levels for smartphone users.
Posted: 20 Oct 2011 | Published: 20 Oct 2011

Zenprise

School Bus Tracking Market Brief
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses how mobile resource management (MRM) solutions can give administrators greater visibility into the location of assets and help organizations create a safer, more cost-effective transportation system.
Posted: 13 Oct 2011 | Published: 13 Oct 2011

AT&T Corp

Mobile Optimization – It’s Now or Never
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WHITE PAPER: Read this article to discover best practices for creating a a consumer-friendly, mobile shopping experience.
Posted: 21 Sep 2011 | Published: 21 Sep 2011

AT&T Corp

Maximizing Smartphone Value: A Guide for IT Admins
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: As an IT administrator what steps can you take to help your organization benefit the most from the mobile revolution? This guide offers practical, fresh ideas to help you lower costs, maximize benefits and map a strategy.
Posted: 15 Sep 2011 | Published: 15 Sep 2011

BlackBerry

Mobile Integration, Simplified: Part 4 - Building Industrial-Strength Mobile Apps
sponsored by Teamstudio, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: User demand has forced IT to re-evaluate company policies and embrace mobile computing. Access this exclusive resource to explore how companies are now taking mobile computing to the next level with customized mobile applications designed to enhance productivity in the workplace.
Posted: 14 Sep 2011 | Published: 14 Sep 2011

Teamstudio, Inc.

Yes You Can Connect Employees' Personal Smartphones
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Employees are flooding IT departments with requests to connect their personal smartphones to the company IT infrastructure. Disregarding the real productivity benefits from connected employees, until now many IT departments have been too concerned with security and control risks.
Posted: 12 Sep 2011 | Published: 12 Sep 2011

BlackBerry

The CIO's Guide to Wireless in the Enterprise
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Companies that are moving forward with business mobility initiatives must plan for wireless security and mobile device management from the start. Learn about many of the notable trends and key issues associated with business mobility and where to find additional resources for consideration.
Posted: 12 Sep 2011 | Published: 12 Sep 2011

BlackBerry

The iEverything Enterprise: Understanding and Addressing IT's Dilemma in a World Dominated by Wireless Smart Devices
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
WHITE PAPER: Virtualization, cloud computing and wireless technologies are providing gains in productivity and cost savings. Enterprise applications can now be delivered to almost any device, regardless of whether they are issued corporately or personally owned. Learn how almost every IT department is experiencing the effects of smart device adoption.
Posted: 09 Sep 2011 | Published: 09 Sep 2011

Aerohive Networks

Next-Generation WAN Optimization Is Happening Now
sponsored by BlueCoat
WHITE PAPER: Discover what Forrester Consulting is saying about next generation WAN optimization in this technology adoption profile commissioned by Blue Coat.
Posted: 25 Aug 2011 | Published: 25 Aug 2011

BlueCoat

McAfee Enterprise Mobility Management: What to Look for in an End-to-End Solution
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper offers an overview of the serious risks associated with the use of mobile devices. View now to explore best practices for mitigating mobile security risks, key requirements for an enterprise mobility management (EMM) solution, how to leverage the benefits of mobile devices while reducing risks and costs with McAfee, and more.
Posted: 18 Aug 2011 | Published: 18 Aug 2011

McAfee, Inc.

5 Best Practices for Smartphone Support: The Enterprise Guide to Smart Support for Smart Devices
sponsored by LogMeIn, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper features real-world examples from US enterprises on how the benefits of keeping mobile devices functioning without interruption are felt on every level of business.
Posted: 20 Apr 2011 | Published: 20 Apr 2011

LogMeIn, Inc.

CIO Survival Guide: The Convergence of Collaboration, Cloud, and Clients
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Today’s workers demand mobile devices, SaaS and online collaboration tools in order to be more productive. Given that these new consumer-inspired technologies cannot be divorced from the current IT infrastructure, CIOs face difficult questions. Read this paper to learn how CIOs can ensure that they are orchestrating a harmonic convergence.
Posted: 06 Apr 2011 | Published: 06 Apr 2011

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco: Leading the Way to Borderless Networks
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Cisco's borderless networks promises to connect anyone to anywhere, using any device, to any resource—securely, reliably, transparently. In order to fully deliver on this promise, Cisco is advancing along three critical fronts: workplace transformation, technology leadership, and operational excellence. Read this paper to learn more.
Posted: 06 Apr 2011 | Published: 06 Apr 2011

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Distributed Workforce Management in the Cloud: Spreading IT Security Wherever Employees Roam
sponsored by MessageLabs Symantec Hosted Solutions
WHITE PAPER: Todays wireless work environment poses new challenges for IT departments who must monitor and secure the online interactions of highly distributed and roaming workers. Companies are calling on security experts who can help organizations more effectively manage and protect their distributed workforce via the cloud.
Posted: 16 Jan 2011 | Published: 14 Jan 2011

MessageLabs Symantec Hosted Solutions

The Convergence of Enterprise Telecom Services: BlackBerry Mobile Voice System on the Aruba Networks Wireless LAN Infrastructure
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the benefits that fixed-mobile convergence (FMC) and unified communications (UC) offer for both remote and mobile employees and for the corporate IT group, and solutions available to help implement these technologies.
Posted: 01 Dec 2010 | Published: 01 Dec 2010

Aruba Networks

Business Intelligence Strategies for 4G Operators
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores the opportunities and challenges presented by the introduction of services on 4G networks, and examines how a strategic BI implementation can help to transform the services a company provides while managing costs of providing them. It also considers the variety of practical applications of a BI system.
Posted: 12 Nov 2010 | Published: 11 Nov 2010

Sybase, an SAP company

Enabling High-Performance for Apple iPads in the Enterprise
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the specific challenges of deploying iPads in the enterprise, how to configure an iPad for a wireless land area network (WLAN), and a specific WLAN solution that offers scalable performance in a high density network -- ideal for the mobile workplace.
Posted: 05 Nov 2010 | Published: 05 Nov 2010

Aruba Networks

Successful Mobile Deployments Require Robust Security
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Now that mobility has become an integral part of an enterprise's infrastructure, IT must now support and secure these mobile devices. Read this whitepaper to find out the unique security requirements that these mobile devices create and the three components of mobile security protection.
Posted: 15 Oct 2010 | Published: 20 May 2009

BlackBerry

Incorporating Wireless into the Business Continuity Plan
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WHITE PAPER: Increasingly WAN-centric enterprises make mobile equipment and services more important for business continuity. To determine the role wireless should play in an organization’s business continuity plan, IT should consider a mix of factors including type of business, physical locations and applications.
Posted: 13 Oct 2010 | Published: 13 Oct 2010

AT&T Corp

Implementing a Secure Wireless Network in an Educational Setting
sponsored by NETGEAR Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Wireless connectivity has become a necessity in educational institutions of all levels. Students require Internet connectivity to conduct research, download assignments and communicate with their instructors. Likewise, educators utilize web portals to post assignments, and update class materials. Read this white paper to learn more. 
Posted: 11 Oct 2010 | Published: 11 Oct 2010

NETGEAR Inc.

Building Mobility into Your Network
sponsored by NETGEAR Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Business environments have become increasingly dynamic and have created the demand for unprecedented levels of workforce mobility. These demands for business mobility require networks and data to be securely accessible anytime and anywhere − throughout the office, as well as from remote locations. Read this white paper to find out more.
Posted: 11 Oct 2010 | Published: 11 Oct 2010

NETGEAR Inc.

Own the Air: Testing Aruba Networks’ Adaptive Radio Management (ARM) in a High-Density Client Environment
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: Aruba commissioned Network Test to evaluate the efficiency of Adaptive Radio Management (ARM) features. Using a massive over-the-air test bed1, Network Test assessed ARM features both individually and in concert, in the latter case using strict adherence to service-level agreements as one of the key metrics.
Posted: 08 Oct 2010 | Published: 01 Jul 2010

Aruba Networks
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WIRELESS COMPUTING DEFINITION (continued): … Nomadic computing, another name for mobile computing, is the use of portable computing devices (such as laptop and handheld computers) in conjunction with mobile communications technologies to enable users to access the Internet and data on their home or work computers from anywhere in the world. People using such a system are sometimes referred to as technomads, and their ability to use that system as nomadicity. The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is funding an ongoing nomadic computing project in the Computer Science Department at UCLA, called Travler (for TRAnsparent VirtuaLEnviRonment).
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