CIO Network Update | January 2013

Future of Entertainment, Embracing an Always on, Mobile Community

Ron Pessner, Group Partner Manager of Xbox Live discusses how the explosion of devices has transformed the way we read, play games, communicate with friends, watch movies, listen to music, and explore the world. Given their popularity and ubiquity, Xbox started thinking about how those devices could do more. Read the blog.

Next Challenges for BYOD

As security becomes less of an inhibitor to developing a "bring your own device" (BYOD) strategy, Matt DeWolf, Director of New Product Development at Runzheimer International, discusses the next big challenge - the user experience. Read the blog.

 

People, Data, and Devices Going Mobile: Why Develop a Consumerization of IT Strategy

Driven by an explosion in new device types and universal connectivity, people and data have become mobile. User's expectations for technology at work are being driven by their personal use. For IT, it's about striking a balance between user expectations and enterprise requirements. Download the Whitepaper.

 

Hitting 3 Birds with 1 Stone

Gavin Williams, Vice President EALA for Cloud Computing, discusses how the cloud is becoming an enabler of the other three trends - Consumerization, Big Data, and Social Enterprise. Read the guest blog.

 

See you on the Network!

The Microsoft CIO Network Team