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The iPhone Is Here To Stay!

What's an Enterprise to do about it?

I thought it fitting to make a bold statement today as this is my 100th article on Ulitzer...

The iPhone is here to stay!

Now the follow-on statement is more thought provoking... What's an Enterprise to do about it?

Enterprise iPhoneIf you have followed my previous articles you will know that I'm a devoted advocate of mobility, especially in particular Apple's iPhone and I know that this device is now making its way into businesses, via the mass adoption in the consumer market. I have, in the past few months, written on various subjects such as the integration of Corporate Email, Security & Management of mobile devices, as well as Enterprise adoption and the necessity for businesses to address these previous points to safeguard their mobile devices containing corporate assets.

I'm excited that Sybase has now created a very cool interactive brochure, which is very much from the same school of thought. Check out what Sybase is saying here

Whilst we are on the subject of iPhone in business... If you are a member of LinkedIn and would like to join a group that discusses this subject, check out the LinkedIn Enterprise iPhone Group as well as continuing to follow me here... of course

More Stories By Ian Thain

As one of the Sybase Technical Evangelists, Ian regularly addresses technical audiences all over the world and his sessions are always very well attended. He also writes education classes, whitepapers, demos and articles for various Sybase products and publishes regularly in Journals such as SYS-CON's PBDJ and International Developer Magazine. He is also the Sybase Unwired Platform & PocketBuilder Evangelist and works closely with the team in Dublin, CA and Concord, MA on new features and demonstrations for the products. In his customer-facing Evangelist role, Ian is very involved with the design, production and testing of Enterprise class Unwired Solutions, that have been implemented using Sybase's Unwired tools for Sybase customers around the globe. In addition, Ian is a dedicated technical expert continually working with Sybase's key partners and clients to enhance the capabilities of the Unwired solutions that Sybase can offer to its customers. Ian can also be found on Twitter @ithain

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