Consumerization of IT

September/October 2014

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Not too long ago, desktop computers were provisioned for users, and applications were carefully vetted and controlled. Now, CIOs are dealing with laptops, smartphones, tablets, and a raft of new tools and technologies that present significant security, reliability, and IP protection challenges. Moreover, users have come to expect an information experience on par with that of their personal lives. Clearly, new policies must be enacted and new tools deployed to reduce risks and keep up with growing user expectations, but balancing accessibility and security has proven to be a significant challenge. Read full article »

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With so much important and sensitive healthcare information being stored on the cloud, this article proposes a data-governance roadmap for life science organizations. Read full article »

Mobile Commerce: A Broader Perspective

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IT Enhances Football at World Cup 2014

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Call for Papers

Trends in Data Analytics
Submission deadline: 1 December 2014
Publication: July/August 2015

Wearable Computing
Submission deadline: 1 February 2015
Publication: September/October 2015

COMPSAC 2015 Symposium on IT in Practice
Submission deadline: 17 January 2015

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