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ALSO CALLED: Wireless Networking, Mobile Computing, Mobile Enterprise, Portable Computing
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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Enterprise Wireless LAN Security
sponsored by Motorola, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes the security challenges network administrators face defining and implementing security mechanisms within diverse wired and wireless network environments.
Posted: 29 May 2008 | Published: 01 May 2008

Motorola, Inc.

The Coming Carrier Network Infrastructure - A Very Different Landscape New Partnerships, New Business Models for Tomorrow's Telcos
sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent
WHITE PAPER: To compete in this new environment, operators are rethinking their business models and are turning to outsourcing arrangements as a way to enhance their competitive positioning. Ownership of the network infrastructure is increasingly being viewed a...
Posted: 06 May 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Alcatel-Lucent

Introduction to the IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS): IMS Basic Concepts and Terminology
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: IMS is a whole new way to deliver multimedia regardless of the device or the access medium. This paper will change the way you relate to an increasingly digital world.
Posted: 28 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Aug 2007

F5 Networks

Wireless Site Survey Best Practices
sponsored by Fluke Networks
WHITE PAPER: This paper provides insight into best practices for executing wireless site surveys.
Posted: 24 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2008

Fluke Networks

BoxTone: Mobile User Management with ITIL and ITSM
sponsored by BoxTone
WHITE PAPER: This White Paper outlines the capabilities of Mobile User Management developed by BoxTone -- which for many of the best-known organizations are enabling improvements and efficiencies in responsiveness to mobile users, process, measurability, service...
Posted: 15 Apr 2008 | Published: 15 Apr 2008

BoxTone

Improving Communications in Emergency Situations: Mobile Business Continuity Planning Solutions That Help Mitigate Risks and Improve Responsiveness to Emergency Situations
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This white paper addresses the ways in which organizations can ensure preparedness by deploying wireless software solutions based on the BlackBerry Enterprise Solution and BlackBerry applications from Wallace Wireless.
Posted: 08 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

BlackBerry

Out of the Cubicle and into the Field - Mobility Matters in Extending Public Service Delivery
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This paper from the Center for Digital Government explores the drivers and benefits for going mobile in the public sector. It also includes success stories from early adopters, as well as suggestions for getting started.
Posted: 18 Mar 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

BlackBerry

Managing the Mobile Enterprise: A Guide for Creating Effective Enterprise Wireless Strategies
sponsored by Good Technology
WHITE PAPER: While planning for wireless access to enterprise information, IT managers must consider five key necessities. Read this white paper to find out the five key considerations.
Posted: 22 Feb 2008 | Published: 22 Feb 2008

Good Technology

Implementing a Wireless LAN
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines the networking requirements and considerations for a successful WLAN implementation.
Posted: 08 Nov 2007 | Published: 13 Jul 2007

AT&T Corp

Managing Mobility: An IT Perspective
sponsored by Nokia
WHITE PAPER: Today's workforce is rapidly becoming mobile and businesses are looking at how to capitalize on the significant benefits of enterprise mobility. This white paper examines the issues surrounding the security, manageability and costof mobility.
Posted: 15 Oct 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

Nokia

The Quest for Competitiveness: Business Mobility and the Agile Organization
sponsored by Nokia
WHITE PAPER: Business mobility is at the heart of a nimble organization. It draws together people, processes, and technology to push better decision making. Download this Economist Intelligence Unit report to find out how organizations are using business mo...
Posted: 15 Oct 2007 | Published: 01 Oct 2007

Nokia

Linking the Global Supply Chain
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WHITE PAPER: IP networks and applications help with all-around responsiveness and removing uncertainty from the supply chain. Read this white paper to find out how your organization can benefit from this type of technology
Posted: 10 Sep 2007 | Published: 10 Sep 2007

AT&T Corp

Wireless Handheld Devices Become Trusted Network Devices
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper that details a new solution that allows employees to use their handheld device as a trusted device on the corporate network.
Posted: 31 Aug 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

Intel Corporation

Accessing BlackBerry Data Services Using Wi-Fi Networks
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Find out how you can complete multiple tasks at once to increase productivity by accessing both wireless and Wi-Fi networks together using the BlackBerry 8820 Smartphone.
Posted: 02 Aug 2007 | Published: 23 Jul 2007

BlackBerry

The CIO's Guide to Mobile Security
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Mobile security is a growing concern as organizations look to gain competitive advantages through the use of a remote workforce. Read this paper to learn about the security vulnerabilities that can arise when wireless devices access corporate data.
Posted: 15 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Oct 2006

BlackBerry

Integrating Mobile Access into Your VPN Environment
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WHITE PAPER: Enterprises are increasingly facing the task of integrating a variety of access services and devices onto their Virtual Private Networks (VPN). This white paper takes a closer look at some key issues that arise when bringing access methods into your VPN.
Posted: 31 May 2007 | Published: 07 Jun 2006

AT&T Corp

Deploying a Wireless LAN
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Many factors must be considered when planning for a WLAN deployment. This paper provides a starting point for posing questions to WLAN equipment and service vendors.
Posted: 18 May 2007 | Published: 01 May 2007

BlackBerry

Hedge Funds: Overcoming Obstacles to Wireless Productivity
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Making wireless solutions a priority for your business will greatly benefit the performance of your network and the critical data living on it. Read this white paper to learn more.
Posted: 04 May 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

BlackBerry

The Enterprise Mobile Messaging Benchmark Report
sponsored by Good Technology
WHITE PAPER: Download this white paper and discover the benefits of implementing a mobile messaging strategy and learn how to save time, increase customer responsiveness and determine the value of mobile messaging projects.
Posted: 25 Apr 2007 | Published: 01 Dec 2006

Good Technology

Managing the Mobile Enterprise: A Guide for Creative Effective Enterprise Wireless Strategies
sponsored by Palm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn the five key requirements for choosing the right mobile solution provider, including delivering tangible ROI, flexible service and support and enterprise-class security.
Posted: 20 Apr 2007 | Published: 01 Apr 2007

Palm, Inc.

Enhancing Business with Smarter, More Effective Communication
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: To enable effective mobile communication, organizations are increasingly spending to ensure productivity and availability. Discover cost-effective applications that improve communications, connect workers, enable collaboration and streamline processes.
Posted: 27 Mar 2007 | Published: 01 Mar 2007

Cisco Systems, Inc.

BlackBerry Fundamentals for Telephony Managers
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This document describes all the components of the BlackBerry solution for mobile employees as well as WLAN-enabled environments.
Posted: 27 Feb 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

BlackBerry

10 Steps to Mobile Security
sponsored by Sybase iAnywhere
WHITE PAPER: Security is the top priority on everyone's minds, especially with the growth of mobile devices on the rise. This paper details the 10 critical steps to ensure a successful mobile security strategy.
Posted: 02 Jan 2007 | Published: 01 Nov 2006

Sybase iAnywhere

BlackBerry Enterprise Server for IBM Lotus Domino Version 4.1: Feature and Technical Overview
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the next step in wireless networking, the BlackBerry Enterprise Server. This paper provides an in-depth look at its architecture, components and key technical features.
Posted: 21 Nov 2006 | Published: 20 Feb 2006

BlackBerry

F5 Security Solutions for Messaging Systems
sponsored by F5 Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Are you looking for reliable and secure access to email from anywhere no matter what kind of device you are using? This paper details a solution that allows you to rely on email that is efficiently delivered, with minimal latency times & im...
Posted: 17 Nov 2006 | Published: 01 Sep 2006

F5 Networks, Inc.
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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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