The CIO’s Guide to EMM

The CIO’s Guide to EMM

Mobility is reaching at an inflection point in enterprise. Not long ago, many organizations looked at it as an isolated...

September 22nd, 2016 IT World Canada Team

Expect enterprises to adopt BlackBerry’s BES 12 for device management

Since releasing BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 (“BES 10”) in 2013, BlackBerry reported light sales for the Mobile Device Management server...

September 12th, 2016 Chris Lau

Does BlackBerry ending the classic device make sense?  

BlackBerry fans are in an uproar over the company’s decision to wind down the Classic. “Change is necessary,” they say....

July 11th, 2016 Chris Lau

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella

Why Microsoft quitting mobile is “nonsense”

After failing to grow market share, Microsoft cut up to 1,850 jobs on May 25 and will recognize USD $950...

June 8th, 2016 Chris Lau

BYOD graphic

Mobile device management goes broader, more application focused

The Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) phenomenon has quickly gone from emerging trend to par for the course in most organizations, but the...

January 26th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Feature John Chen BlackBerry CEO

BlackBerry Priv (Android) will have all the sweetness of passport and more

In August, I suggested that BlackBerry wind down its hardware phone business. So long as revenue grew in enterprise software,...

October 2nd, 2015 Chris Lau


BlackBerry should sell its phone unit and focus on enterprise software

BlackBerry is not a very well-liked company on the stock market. Its stock is hovering near yearly lows. This works...

August 7th, 2015 Chris Lau

Global cloud computing

Should enterprises virtualize the desktop?

Desktop virtualization is nothing new. Citrix, Microsoft, and VMW are all making virtualization software solutions that centralize the support and...

June 15th, 2015 Chris Lau

Check-Point and Lacoon mobile security

Check Point purchases Lacoon Mobile Security of Israel

Pure play security vendor Check Point software Technologies aims to boost its mobile security offerings by purchasing Israeli-based Lacoon Mobile...

April 2nd, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano