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Your BYOD Journey

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Fordway launches application testing service for Windows upgrades

We have just launched an innovative application testing and fix service for organisations upgrading their desktop from Windows XP to Windows 7 or 8. As part of this new service, we can also identify an application’s suitability for virtualisation can also be identified by testing for AppV compatibility. Fordway’s Application Testing as a Service (ATaaS) is powered by Quest ChangeBASE™ and is designed for organisations who would like to benefit from this specialised product without the capital investment required to install it on their own network. ChangeBASE™ reduces the time and risks of migration by taking away one of the major uncertainties, enabling organisations to identify how much time is needed for application remediation and to focus skills where they are most needed. According to a recent Telefónica UK case study, application testing using ChangeBASE™ has halved Windows 7 upgrade tim......Application Testing as a Service (ATaaS) by Fordway
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Is Windows XP Migration top of your 2013 'to-do' list?

by Richard Blanford, founder & managing director This time next year, Microsoft will be just a few months away from withdrawing all support for Windows XP. April 2014 will be here all too quickly, so anyone who hasn’t begun work on their migration plan needs to have it at the top of their 2013 ‘to-do’ list. Many older PCs can’t run Windows 7, which means new desktops - Gartner estimates many organisations will have to replace about 25% of their PCs before the end of their lifecycle. There’s not a lot to be saved by upgrading them because of the new parts and labour needed to upgrade memory, hard disks and/or video adapters. The alternative is to extend the life of these PCs by using them as a term......Fordway's Top Practical Tips to a Successful Desktop Strategy
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Making BYOD work

by Richard Blanford, founder & managing director We can all see that the trend for individuals to bring their own mobile device to work (BYOD) is increasing, from the CEO with his or her new iPad to college leavers with the latest smartphone.   Juniper Research found that the number of employee owned smartphones and tablets used in the enterprise will more than double by 2014, reaching 350 million by 2017, compared to almost 150 million this year.   I believe we need to find ways to support consumer technology at work while maintaining control of sensitive information.  Otherwise networks are becoming a limiting factor on what people want to do. So if you can make BYOD fit your security model, then do it!   To m......BYOD
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