Bring Your Own Devices
Many agencies are letting employees use their personal devices for work purposes. But, what impact do BYOD policies have on device, information and agency security?
October 27, 2014 There are no uniform BYOD security requirements for tapping into the cloud.
October 22, 2014 Her secret cellphone recordings are evidence in the case against a one-time California local police commander.
September 4, 2014 Some federal agencies have given the personal cloud service a wide berth for years.
July 16, 2014 Cloud services, virtualization and BYOD could be to blame.
April 22, 2014 Department could save $2.3 million in three years with better mobile management, auditor finds.
April 3, 2014 The bureau is considering using Internet surveys and asking field workers to BYOD.
February 27, 2014 The Black looks and functions like a generic Android device but doubles as a classified information system capable of scanning for intrusions.
January 10, 2014 “Every year, everyone gets a brand new bunch of toys and wants to come in and use them.”
January 8, 2014 Pritzker also told techies she’s optimistic about the chances for immigration reform.
December 23, 2013 The iPhone pilot is the first step to a bring-your-own-device strategy for Census surveyors.
August 22, 2013 Videoconferencing and collaboration tools are helping officials bridge geographical gaps.
June 18, 2013 Study predicts more than one-third of organizations will stop providing devices by 2016.
May 6, 2013 You buy the smartphone and your boss pays for the plan in one recommended scenario.
March 28, 2013 Policy needed to govern access to personal information in case of legal probes.
February 28, 2013 Report offers thoughts on creating a cohesive environment amid telework and BYOD.
February 26, 2013 Cultural issues remain an impediment to telework.
February 7, 2013 The will and technology are there but silos and limited risk tolerance are a hindrance, CIO Council official says.
January 30, 2013 BYOD strategies will be part of the remade organization's portfolio.
January 28, 2013 Federal agencies used to drive technology innovation. Now, not so much.
January 15, 2013 Government employees estimate they gain nine hours per week in productivity.
January 10, 2013 Agencies are confronting a new budget line: Mobile management services.
November 21, 2012 New trend among younger workers makes work-life boundaries all the more blurry.
November 8, 2012 Ensuring participation and effective use of technology also pose challenges.
October 26, 2012 New survey finds many employees use their own devices, even when their agency lacks a policy.
October 23, 2012 Employers may find it easier and less costly to buy and maintain the devices employees need.
October 15, 2012 How BYOD works in one low-security office.
October 9, 2012 Strategy envisions stipends for some who bring their own smartphones and tablets.
October 5, 2012 Device management software will ensure security of employee-owned equipment on VA’s network.
September 6, 2012 Study finds 62 percent of federal security pros lack systems for tracking government data on personal smartphones.
August 20, 2012 Government may pay for part of federal employees’ monthly plans.
June 28, 2012 The department does not consistently encrypt sensitive data stored on mobile devices.
June 22, 2012 Veterans Affairs Department CIO Roger Baker predicts employees will have to buy their own computers for work in the near future.
June 15, 2012 Strategy offers little guidance for securing specific smartphones and tablets.
June 6, 2012 Move could speed up rollout of BYOD schemes.
May 10, 2012 Juniper Networks says 41 percent of people use personal devices for business without company permission.