View Post

Virtualized Desktop Environments: The Future of Work in the Enterprise

In Mobility by Daniel NewmanLeave a Comment

Virtualized desktop infrastructure (VDI) was developed over 10 years ago, but it never really took off—until now. With mobility becoming a true force in the global workspace, VDI is quickly becoming a necessary part of the evolving office environment. The IDC predicts nearly 75 percent of the workforce will be mobile by 2020, and businesses worldwide will need to find …

View Post

The Convergence of Mobility and IoT in the Workplace: 5 Potential Benefits for Your Bottom Line

In Mobility by Daniel NewmanLeave a Comment

We are living through a major transformation, as we get more mobile and get more connected. This convergence of mobility and the Internet of Things (IoT) is progressing so steadily that we as individuals might not be fully aware of its impact as we naturally adapt to the new technologies and abilities. But businesses don’t have the luxury of that …

View Post

The Silent Killers of Productivity: Social Media and Mobile

In Mobility by Daniel NewmanLeave a Comment

In a recent article written in partnership with Microsoft, I discussed a number of ways technology can help improve productivity for your business. But what happens when technology actually becomes a hindrance to keeping things moving? Enter the silent killers of productivity: social media and mobile. In the most recent Office Small Business Academy Webcast, “Work Smarter: Productivity Tools for …

View Post

Enterprise Mobility: Eliminating the Need for Traditional Offices

In Mobility by Daniel Newman1 Comment

So long water cooler conversations! With new technologies supporting enterprise mobility, the traditional office space and all the rituals that went along with it are going the way of the dinosaur. Today’s businesses acknowledge the important role mobility can play in improving productivity, cutting costs, and offering even greater flexibility to a freedom-hungry workforce. I dare say the collapse of …