Today’s enterprise mobility planners encounter a wide variety of hardware options. How does one choose? Is hardware selection important? Does it make a difference?
As employees clamor to use their own mobile device (BYOD) for business purposes, the economic savings to the enterprise from not having to buy and support a corporate-owned mobile device can be appealing, helping accelerate the move to BYOD (as if any acceleration there were even necessary). But, setting BYOD aside for a moment, is the consumer smartphone the right tool for your mobility project? Perhaps not.