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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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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

How Advanced is Your Enterprise’s iPhone, BlackBerry and Android Management?
sponsored by BoxTone
WHITE PAPER: With an explosion of iPhone, BlackBerry & Android devices entering your workplace, how advanced is your team’s ability to secure, manage and support them? Read this Aberdeen report to learn how the best-in-class are benefiting from leveraging mobility management.
Posted: 01 Sep 2010 | Published: 01 Sep 2010

BoxTone

Considerations for Mobilizing Your Lotus Notes Applications
sponsored by Teamstudio, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, we’ve reviewed several viable options for mobilizing your Lotus Notes applications, and only you and your team can decide what will work best for your organization. One thing, however, is clear. When you give it some thought, you’ll find that mobilizing carefully selected applications and functions makes good business sense.
Posted: 31 Aug 2010 | Published: 31 Aug 2010

Teamstudio, Inc.

The CIO’s Guide to Mobilizing the Enterprise
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: A successful mobility plan should focus on ‘mobilizing’ your critical business processes and include planning phases for discovery, development and deployment. This guide focuses on how to build an effective mobility plan while providing valuable insight into the benefits of mobilizing your business applications.
Posted: 29 Jul 2010 | Published: 28 Jul 2010

BlackBerry

Employee-owned Smartphones: Seize the Opportunity
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: With the increasing demand for employees to use personal smartphones for work-related duties, IT management must take a leadership role in setting up mobile strategies, new policies, and a fresh approach to allowing smartphones access to corporate resources. Continue reading to learn more.
Posted: 27 Jul 2010 | Published: 27 Jul 2010

BlackBerry

Amcom Mobile Connect for BlackBerry: Going Beyond Pagers to Connect Today's Mobile Workforce
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: With Amcom™ Mobile Connect™, you can simplify communications and strengthen care by using your BlackBerry® smartphone for code alerts, patient updates, lab results, consult requests, and much more. Continue reading to learn more.
Posted: 28 Jun 2010 | Published: 28 Jun 2010

BlackBerry

The CIO's Guide to Fixed Mobile Convergence
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Organizations seeking solutions that provide high-performance access while addressing security needs can leverage fixed mobile convergence (FMC) systems to enhance communication. This document explores why your organization should implement an FMC solution, the benefits of FMC and considerations for methods of implementation.
Posted: 06 Apr 2010 | Published: 07 Apr 2010

BlackBerry

Maximizing Smartphone Value: Standardize and Simplify
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how your midsize organization can build a comprehensive mobile strategy and stay head of the competition.
Posted: 05 Apr 2010 | Published: 05 Apr 2010

BlackBerry

Mobilizing I.T. Support to Achieve Efficiency, Speed, and Effectiveness
sponsored by BMC Software, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: To survive in today's economy, your IT organization will face increasing pressure to do more with less and work from anywhere at anytime. Imagine how much more productive your service desk personnel could be if they were able to periodically manage and respond to issues from the field, rather than having to check in at their desktops.
Posted: 26 Jan 2010 | Published: 26 Jan 2010

BMC Software, Inc.

Mobile Security Report 2009
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Device manufacturers are balancing control with innovation, a dynamic that often controls the mobile ecosystem. This is why the McAfee Mobile Security Report 2009 is taking a closer look at manufacturers’ security experiences, their concerns and priorities, and their approach to major security challenges that lie ahead of them in the near future.
Posted: 08 Dec 2009 | Published: 07 Dec 2009

McAfee, Inc.

Addressing Mobile Threats: Effective Detection and Response
sponsored by ArcSight, an HP Company
WHITE PAPER: Mobile threats can take on many forms including malware, distributed denial of service attacks (DDoS), and fraud. While these attacks aren't new, their ability to leverage mobile devices is. This paper focuses on a few of the most problematic mobile threats and provides tips and hints for how to handle them. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 19 Oct 2009 | Published: 07 Mar 2007

ArcSight, an HP Company

Intercepting Interference
sponsored by Motorola, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Motorola’s industry leading wireless broadband expertise helps to substantially reduce the effects of interference for point-to-multipoint wireless access and distribution networks in both licensed and unlicensed frequencies. This solution paper gives the details.
Posted: 25 Sep 2009 | Published: 01 Sep 2009

Motorola, Inc.

The Strategic Advantage of Cloud-Based Email and Blackberry Services
sponsored by USA.NET, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Hosted Exchange with Hosted BlackBerry® Services can provide significant strategic advantages to organizations that rely heavily on messaging and mobile functionality. This Osterman Research paper describes the reasons why IT organizations should seriously consider taking a strategic step forward by using these cloud-based services.
Posted: 04 Sep 2009 | Published: 04 Sep 2009

USA.NET, Inc.

A Manager's Guide to Wireless Hotspots: How to Take Advantage of Them While Protecting the Security of Your Corporate Network
sponsored by Motorola, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses the security risks inherent in public Wi-Fi Internet access and the best ways to mitigate these risks. It also discusses the benefits of hosting a corporate hotspot of your own.
Posted: 19 Aug 2009 | Published: 01 May 2007

Motorola, Inc.

IDC WhitePaper: The Business Case for a Unified Wired and Wireless Solution
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: To determine the return on investment (ROI) associated with the implementation of an HP ProCurve UWW network solution, IDC conducted a study of eight organizations world wide that have successfully performed HP ProCurve UWW implementations and are running the solution in their production environments today. This paper gives the results.
Posted: 10 Aug 2009 | Published: 29 Aug 2008

Hewlett-Packard Company

HP Total Care Branch Office Consolidation Solutions
sponsored by HP & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: If branch office consolidation is your goal, HP has developed solutions with a focus on lowering your Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) and boosting productivity for both branch office employees and IT staff. Read this paper for more details.
Posted: 06 Jul 2009 | Published: 06 Jul 2009

HP & Intel®

Successful Mobile Deployments Require Robust Security
sponsored by Lopez Research
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: 20 May 2009 | Published: 20 May 2009

Lopez Research

Motorola's Wireless Broadband Indoor/Outdoor Solution
sponsored by Motorola, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: With a Wi-Fi network, businesses can increase the efficiency of their mobile employees resulting in increased ROI and greater profitability. This document highlights two specific indoor/outdoor Wi-Fi network configurations based on Motorola's MOTOMESH Duo product solution.
Posted: 28 Apr 2009 | Published: 02 Apr 2009

Motorola, Inc.

LTE Operations and Maintenance Strategy - Using Self-Organizing Networks to Reduce OPEX
sponsored by Motorola, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: While controlling CAPEX costs remains an important issue for mobile operators, OPEX costs have become a more significant part of operators' cost structure. This paper will examine how the operations and maintenance strategies for LTE infrastructure management must be changed in order to meet the OPEX expectations of LTE operators.
Posted: 13 Apr 2009 | Published: 13 Apr 2009

Motorola, Inc.

Best Practices for Managing Your BlackBerry Environment
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This reference document will provide you with detailed information on how to effectively manage your BlackBerry Enterprise Server architecture.
Posted: 18 Mar 2009 | Published: 18 Mar 2009

BlackBerry

RFID Basics for Retailers
sponsored by Intermec
WHITE PAPER: This white paper illuminates RFID by providing an overview of RFID technology; describing the current status of relevant RFID standards initiatives; illustrating how RFID can be integrated to enhance existing wireless LAN, bar code and mobile computing systems; and providing guidance for selecting and planning RFID pilots and implementations.
Posted: 04 Mar 2009 | Published: 04 Mar 2009

Intermec

The Case for an Untethered Enterprise
sponsored by Motorola, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to take your enterprise completely wireless by implementing the most up to date wireless technology.
Posted: 23 Oct 2008 | Published: 22 Oct 2008

Motorola, Inc.

Five Reasons to Go Wireless
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Wireless networks are a powerful tool for boosting productivity and encouraging information sharing in a small company. With access to network resources, employees can roam where they need to and have constant access to the tools required to do their jobs
Posted: 10 Oct 2008 | Published: 10 Oct 2008

Cisco Systems, Inc.

CRM for the Professional on the Go
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Mobile CRM is something that needs to be considered now. As a business leader, you might have put it into your mental to do later box, but the reasons to make it a priority are compelling. Read this paper to discover why.
Posted: 01 Sep 2008 | Published: 25 Dec 2006

BlackBerry

Managing and Monitoring a Primary Wireless Network
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Intel IT designed a highly automated approach to managing an enterprise primary wireless LAN, with a focus on service level management and monitoring. This white paper has the details.
Posted: 12 Aug 2008 | Published: 01 Feb 2007

Intel Corporation
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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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