There are many terms or phrases often thrown about in technology conversations, and as IT consumerization gains traction, BYOD has become an increasingly popular topic for discussion. While we can thank the iPhone for this concept of users bringing their own devices into the enterprise, the growth of BYOD was further exacerbated by the popularity of consumer technologies such as the iPad and Android operating systems. However when we take a minute to further examine BYOD’s popularity in the workplace , it is apparent that the real reason users embrace this concept is their perception their personal technology is more capable than their employer’s IT departments can or are willing to provide.
Users of technology will force change where technology fails to meet their expectations-This has always been the case. Take for example how the first automated telephone switch came about:
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