Category Archives: Network Management and Audit

Ovum warns BYOD is here to stay

Bring-your-own-device (BYOD) is here to stay, states Ovum, as it reveals the findings of its 2013 multi-market BYOX (bring-your-own-anything) employee study*. With corporate BYOD activity by full-time employees (FTEs) remaining steady at almost 60% over the past two years, the global industry analysts warn business leaders to respond and adapt now to this change in employee […]

Fewer than a third of large EU companies have BYOD policies

Fewer than a third of businesses in Europe with more than 1,000 employees have a formal ‘bring your own device’ (BYOD) policy, but almost all British businesses (97%) have suffered or anticipated a BYOD security breach, according to a new study. Samsung surveyed chief information officers (CIOs) and IT decision makers at 490 European companies […]

Janet6 Goes Live

UK JANET Network Scales Towards 400Gbps A £30 million overhaul of the UK’s higher education computing network JANET has been completed. Dubbed JANET 6, the project has been managed by the higher education IT consortium Jisc. It has 10 times the capacity of the current system and aims to satisfy the demand of UK universities […]