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Improve BYOD with the Bonjour Protocol

The bring-your-own-device (BYOD) sensation has resulted in enterprise networks being bombarded by requests to use Apple products in the workplace. Unfortunately, iOS devices can be quite difficult to connect to file sharing servers, monitoring, and printers.

To remedy the issue, Apple has released the Bonjour gateway protocol which, despite its shortcomings, can increase mobility and flexibility while helping with mobile device management techniques.

This E-Guide from SearchNetworking.com details the Bonjour gateway and how it can help your organization. In addition, uncover key advice that will help you devise a BYOD policy that best suits your users – and your enterprise.

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