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?
May 6 You buy the smartphone and your boss pays for the plan in one recommended scenario.
March 28 Policy needed to govern access to personal information in case of legal probes.
February 28 Report offers thoughts on creating a cohesive environment amid telework and BYOD.
February 26 Cultural issues remain an impediment to telework.
February 7 The will and technology are there but silos and limited risk tolerance are a hindrance, CIO Council official says.
January 30 BYOD strategies will be part of the remade organization's portfolio.
January 28 Federal agencies used to drive technology innovation. Now, not so much.
January 15 Government employees estimate they gain nine hours per week in productivity.
January 10 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.