Start Building a Better Small Business Now – Here’s How

Build a Better BusinessIn the past, big business owned innovation. If your name was Ford or General Electric you had the money to create influence that reached a global audience. You weren’t just the early adopters – you dictated what technology other organizations adopted. You showed everyone how it was done.

Thankfully, for small and mid-sized businesses, possibly like yours, that was yesterday.

Today, rapid advances in technologies like SaaS and mobility have literally changed everything.

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3 Best practices for setting up an Enterprise Mobility Management solution

3 Best practices for setting up an Enterprise Mobility Management solution

Users are bringing their own devices to work, like it or not. To completely prevent users from bringing their own phones, tablets, and laptops requires a very militant and expensive array of solutions to properly secure the data.

Implementing an Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution provides a better option for implementing BYOD that satisfies both users and IT. When it comes to EMM, there are 3 ways we advise clients to avoid data leakage, data loss prevention and reduce help tickets.

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4 Steps to Choosing the Right Devices for CYOD

4 Steps to Choosing the Right Devices for CYOD

When we started planning our CYOD pilot, we faced two critical success factors right out of the gate. We needed to ensure participants could pick a device that would excite and inspire them, AND leverage our IT department’s expertise in providing technology that will perform admirably (and reliably) within our environment.

What Softchoice chose for CYOD

“We chose HP, Lenovo and Dell for our CYOD pilot — offering a subset of three to five devices per vendor,” said Ron Haslett, Senior Manager of eCommerce at Softchoice and a participant in the CYOD pilot program. “These vendors have a wide range of offerings with Windows 8, as well as global availability and warranty structures.”

Choosing the right line-up of devices for our CYOD pilot required some input from our own internal experts. Here are 4 considerations we would recommend you have in mind when building out the list of devices included in a CYOD program.

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