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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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Best practices for introducing tablets in your enterprise
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: There is a lot of hype around tablets, but many companies are still weighing their benefits. This expert e-guide explores the top reasons businesses should consider these devices and offers advice for keeping them secure once they have been implemented.
Posted: 20 May 2011 | Published: 20 May 2011

SearchSecurity.com

Goodman's LLP Case Study: Law Firm Plans for Contingencies with Indispensible BlackBerry Smartphones
sponsored by BlackBerry
CASE STUDY: Access this case study to learn how a company deployed WIC Messenger to automatically push an up-to-date list of PINs to each BlackBerry smartphone so users could easily contact each other in the event of a power outage or email service disruption.
Posted: 16 Sep 2011 | Published: 16 Sep 2011

BlackBerry

YellowPages.ca Goes Mobile While Sales Force Gets a Boost with BlackBerry Smartphones
sponsored by BlackBerry
CASE STUDY: Access this case study to learn how YPG created a consumer mobile version of YellowPages.ca™ and sales applications for BlackBerry® smartphones to expand the reach of its local search database.
Posted: 16 Sep 2011 | Published: 16 Sep 2011

BlackBerry

EcoPaper Customer Success Story
sponsored by BlackBerry
CASE STUDY: Access this case study to learn how Ecopaper equipped its sales force with BlackBerry® smartphones and deployed a mobile application called PWAP, from BlackBerry® Associate Alliance Member True Systems, to automate the sales process.
Posted: 16 Sep 2011 | Published: 16 Sep 2011

BlackBerry

Royal Flying Doctor Service Customer Success Story
sponsored by BlackBerry
CASE STUDY: Access this case study to learn how a BlackBerry solution helped the RFDS Western Operations team overcome challenges, and enabled them to provide the state population with the necessary medical support.
Posted: 16 Sep 2011 | Published: 16 Sep 2011

BlackBerry

IBM: When IBM and RIM Team Up both Employees and Customers can Benefit
sponsored by BlackBerry
CASE STUDY: Access this case study to see how IBM enhanced its collaborative, innovative culture with a wireless solution in partnership with RIM to benefit their mutual customers. Learn how the BlackBerry® Enterprise Solution was used to connect mobile employees using the Lotus suite of products and other applications.
Posted: 16 Sep 2011 | Published: 16 Sep 2011

BlackBerry

UT Dallas: University turns to smartphones for multi-year research project
sponsored by BlackBerry
CASE STUDY: UT Dallas’ Center for Children and Families has been conducting a study on adolescents’ social networks and their impact on development. To assist in data collection, the team chose BlackBerry® hosted solution from Ceryx based on its ability to provide a controlled environment for their research.
Posted: 16 Sep 2011 | Published: 16 Sep 2011

BlackBerry

Stikeman Elliott LLP: IT Team Offers Legal Team More Functionality in their BlackBerry Smartphones
sponsored by BlackBerry
CASE STUDY: Access this case study to learn how a busy, mobile legal team successfully developed a Blackberry application to easily look up contact lists, access internal information about their firm and have an emergency communications system in place.
Posted: 16 Sep 2011 | Published: 16 Sep 2011

BlackBerry

Introducing BlackBerry Balance™ Technology
sponsored by BlackBerry
WEBCAST: Learn more about how BlackBerry® Enterprise Server or BlackBerry® Enterprise Server Express, along with specific IT policies and features built into the device software, help keep personal information separate and business information highly secure.
Posted: 16 Sep 2011 | Premiered: Sep 16, 2011

BlackBerry

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

5 ways to improve WLAN reliability, performance and capacity
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WEBCAST: Learn best practices for wireless LAN design, deployment and management while discovering solutions to tackling WLAN network challenges.
Posted: 26 Aug 2011 | Premiered: Aug 26, 2011

Hewlett-Packard Company

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

Mobility and Security: Dazzling Opportunities, Profound Challenges
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
ANALYST REPORT: Mobility offers a number of dazzling opportunities, but it also comes with some profound challenges relating to security and privacy. This report examines the current state of mobile security, including common problems mobility can present, and offers key recommendations that all businesses and consumers should consider to mitigate risks.
Posted: 23 Aug 2011 | Published: 23 Aug 2011

McAfee, Inc.

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.

The New Campus Network is Simply Connected
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WEBCAST: View this webcast and learn about Juniper’s recommendation for building a device and application agnostic network, which is simpler, higher performing and more secure, in an increasingly more mobile user setting.
Posted: 03 Jun 2011 | Premiered: May 18, 2011, 02:00 EDT (06:00 GMT)

Juniper Networks, 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.

The Mobile App Top 10 Risks
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WEBCAST: This expert webcast reveals the top 10 mobile application risks facing organizations today.
Posted: 15 Feb 2011 | Premiered: Feb 15, 2011

Veracode, 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

E-Zine: Software Testing Vol.3: This Issue of Software Testing Delves Into Mobile Application and Regression Testing
sponsored by IBM
EZINE: This e-zine covers the topic of testing and retesting defects and cites the Blackberry blackouts of 2007 and 2008 as examples of issues that could have been detected by regressing testing.
Posted: 09 Dec 2010 | Published: 09 Dec 2010

IBM
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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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