CABA Information Series

IS-2008-134: Optimizing Users And Applications In A Mobile World

This paper by Forrester Research surveyed 300 IT manager worldwide to study the challenges of servicing distributed and mobile employees with communications and access to applications.  The challenges are growing as companies open branch offices, use outsourcing, and employees choose mobile communications over wired links.  Network solutions include virtual private networks (access to company servers), wide-area-network optimization (improved throughput and decreased latency), and virtualization technology (customized PC interfaces according to applications needed).






















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