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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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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.

Best practices for introducing tablets in your enterprise
sponsored by CTL
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

CTL

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

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

Installation and Configuration Guide: BlackBerry Enterprise Server Express for Microsoft Exchange
sponsored by BlackBerry
TECHNICAL ARTICLE: The BlackBerry® Enterprise Server Express is designed to be a secure, centralized link between an organization's wireless network, communications software, applications, and BlackBerry devices.
Posted: 18 Oct 2010 | Published: 16 May 2010

BlackBerry

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.

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
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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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