Behind the Scenes of Softchoice’s BYOC Journey: First Meeting & Project Charter

This is the first in a series about how Softchoice implemented BYOC. We hope you find the series interesting and look forward to your comments and thoughts on your experiences.

Like many other organizations, Softchoice is in the process of working our way through all the complexities of the Bring Your Own Computer (BYOC) revolution. We’re down the path now, and so we wanted to share our experiences with the hopes they might help you on your journey to BYOC.

Our First BYOC Team Meeting

I have to admit that staying on subject during our first BYOC team meeting was tough. BYOC is an exciting new strategy where so many elements of its success depends on factors outside just the technology itself.

We talked about what other companies have done in the past, with Citrix’s recent rollout providing a lot of great guidance. The video of Citrix’s CIO Paul Martine explaining how they implemented BYOC gave us a good starting point for all the things we should consider.

He recommends 5 phases to the project: [Read more…]