Mobile Devices

  • April 24, 2013 24 Apr'13

    Exchange ActiveSync monitoring a necessity for enterprise mobility

    As organizations scale up mobile initiatives, ActiveSync monitoring is crucial to avoiding performance bottlenecks and overloading Exchange.

  • February 14, 2013 14 Feb'13

    Apple iOS 6.1 Exchange 2010 bug hits transaction logs hard

    A problem in the latest iPhone and iPad operating system generates an endless loop of transaction logs that can slow Exchange 2010 servers to a crawl.

  • December 20, 2012 20 Dec'12

    Google drops Exchange ActiveSync support on free Gmail

    Google ditched Microsoft ActiveSync in favor of its own Google Sync based on open protocols.

  • October 05, 2006 05 Oct'06

    Mobility pumps up gym equipment vendor

    Wireless work order software beamed to BlackBerrys has boosted productivity for a New England company that sells and services gym equipment.

  • October 05, 2006 05 Oct'06

    BlackBerry vs. the world

    BlackBerry has been the heavyweight enterprise mobility champion for a long time now, but there are several new contenders entering the ring looking to slug it out for the title.

  • September 26, 2006 26 Sep'06

    Unsecured devices worry IT professionals

    IT admins keep working to make networks secure even as more unsecured personal gadgets, like smart phones and BlackBerrys, find their way into companies.

  • September 19, 2006 19 Sep'06

    BlackBerry Pearl and other slick devices bring new challenges

    BlackBerry this week unveiled its Pearl, a slick handheld that makes older BlackBerrys appear clunky and antiquated. What can mobile managers expect as these hot new devices infiltrate the market and eventually the enterprise?

  • September 15, 2006 15 Sep'06

    BlackBerrys suck juice out of Exchange storage

    Users find ways around the extra load on Exchange systems posed by handheld devices.

  • September 07, 2006 07 Sep'06

    SMS phishing is here

    Phishing attacks are no longer limited to email. Recently, researchers uncovered phishing scams using SMS, and mobile experts say enterprises should be wary of these so-called SMiShing scams.

  • September 07, 2006 07 Sep'06

    Mobile workers push for smartphones

    Road warriors may prefer smartphones over laptops and PDAs, but equipping your entire mobile workforce with this nifty tool may not be such a great idea.

  • August 17, 2006 17 Aug'06

    BlackBerry vulnerability, mobile viruses are real threats

    At this month's Black Hat conference, a presentation centered around BBProxy, a hacking program that can take advantage of the trust relationship between a BlackBerry and an enterprise's internal server to hijack network connections.

    That, ...

  • August 03, 2006 03 Aug'06

    BlackBerry hosted server feeds SMB mobile email hunger

    BlackBerry maker RIM announced a hosted mobile email server, but some experts are wondering whether it makes sense to have hosted mobile email with an on-site email server.

  • August 03, 2006 03 Aug'06

    Mobile security starts with policy

    Mobile security can no longer be an afterthought. Mobile experts say security starts, but doesn't end, with policy.

  • July 26, 2006 26 Jul'06

    Mobile Platforms: Palm OS -- not the best for the multitasker

    Mobile managers face a tough choice when weighing which mobile platform or operating system to deploy. We've assembled a team of experts and asked them to weigh the good and bad of each mobile platform to help you choose the one that's right for ...

  • June 14, 2006 14 Jun'06

    SMS vs. mobile email: Which is the 'killer app'?

    SMS -- yes, what your kids call text messaging -- is widely used in the enterprise. But can SMS surpass mobile email?