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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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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.

KPMG Netherlands Counts on Aruba for Network Rightsizing
sponsored by Aruba Networks
CASE STUDY: KPMG realized that network edge rightsizing could provide them an opportunity to save money and make money. This case study examines why KPMG chose Aruba to meet the needs of their global enterprise, the specific solutions used and the key benefits achieved.
Posted: 08 Oct 2010 | Published: 08 Oct 2010

Aruba Networks

802.11n: The End of Ethernet?
sponsored by Aruba Networks
ANALYST REPORT: This report compares 802.11n to Gigabit Ethernet for use in local area network (LAN) access applications. More specifically, the report compares both technologies in six dimensions: mobility, performance, security, management, staffing, and cost.
Posted: 08 Oct 2010 | Published: 14 Sep 2009

Aruba Networks

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

Best Practices for Effective Wireless Transformation Series - Episode 1
sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent
PODCAST: In this podcast episode, Jean discusses changes in the wireless marketplace, how new devices are creating a need for greater intelligence in the network, and the key factors service providers should consider when planning a migration to address mobile data traffic demands.
Posted: 23 Sep 2010 | Premiered: Sep 23, 2010

Alcatel-Lucent

British American Tobacco Builds SAP® Intelligence into Its Executives’ BlackBerry® Smartphones
sponsored by 3i Solutions
CASE STUDY: British American Tobacco needed to enable its global executives to manage essential SAP business processes via their BlackBerry anytime, anywhere. By executing business processes while traveling, executives can spend more of their time collaborating with colleagues, making critical business decisions and adding value when they are in the office.
Posted: 07 Sep 2010 | Published: 07 Sep 2010

3i Solutions

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.

IT Briefing: Desktop Virtualization for Mobile Users
sponsored by Citrix
IT BRIEFING: In this IT Briefing, learn how to extend the benefits of desktop virtualization to mobile users. Discover a tool that enables users to achieve the benefits of virtual desktops through laptops. Learn about the advantages to this approach, including improved security and flexibility.
Posted: 31 Aug 2010 | Published: 31 Aug 2010

Citrix

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

How To - Alert a BlackBerry smartphone user from a Background application
sponsored by BlackBerry
TECHNICAL ARTICLE: Read this article to learn how to alert a BlackBerry smartphone user from a Background application.
Posted: 11 Jun 2010 | Published: 25 Mar 2009

BlackBerry

Mobility on Cisco Catalyst Series Switches - The Wired Side of Wireless
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
DATA SHEET: Cisco has defined a wireless architecture that provides tight integration and unification of wired and wireless networks. Read this paper to learn about the key features and business benefits of Cisco Catalyst Series switches and Cisco Unified Wireless Networks.
Posted: 26 May 2010 | Published: 01 Jul 2008

Cisco Systems, Inc.

IBM, RIM - Mobilizing Business Worldwide
sponsored by BlackBerry
WEBCAST: In this webcast, discover the collaboration tools your employees need to work anywhere, anytime on their smartphones. Learn about key drivers of enterprise mobility and mobile-based collaboration using applications for social networking. Find out which tools support Domino environments and help mobile workers be more productive on the go. 
Posted: 11 May 2010 | Premiered: May 11, 2010

BlackBerry

FREE Wi-Fi Planning Tool: HiveManager Online Planner
sponsored by Aerohive Networks
ASSESSMENT TOOL: Plan a Wi-Fi deployment using Aerohive’s FREE web-based planning tool!
Posted: 04 May 2010 | Published: 04 May 2010

Aerohive Networks

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

BlackBerry Enterprise Server Express
sponsored by BlackBerry
SOFTWARE DOWNLOAD: By mobilizing email, calendar, personal information management, and your business applications, your company can boost business performance, increase productivity and enable workers to make timely decisions based on the most accurate information available.
Posted: 30 Mar 2010 | Premiered: 17 Mar 2010

BlackBerry

Deploying BlackBerry Enterprise Server Express
sponsored by BlackBerry
WEBCAST: Learn how BlackBerry® Enterprise Server Express can help you get the most out of your BlackBerry® smartphone. From smartphone applications to help you do more of what you love, to connecting you to business applications.
Posted: 27 Mar 2010 | Premiered: Mar 27, 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.

Application Virtualization Delivers Cost-saving IT Solution for Georgia’s K-12 Peach County Education District
sponsored by InstallFree Inc.
CASE STUDY: As the systems and hardware continue to be replaced and upgraded, the incremental effort is minimal, even when moving to new versions of the operating system. The wireless system readily manages remote desktops using InstallFree, which links both the PC and the User to the virtual application.
Posted: 21 Jan 2010 | Published: 21 Jan 2010

InstallFree Inc.

Achieving Pervasive Mobility through Integrated Campus Networking
sponsored by Brocade
PRODUCT LITERATURE: Brocade® Mobility enterprise Wireless LAN (WLAN) solutions, featuring support for 802.11n-based wireless networking, can help organizations efficiently meet these requirements while increasing their business agility and building value-driven edge networks.
Posted: 04 Jan 2010 | Published: 04 Jan 2010

Brocade

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.
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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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