Brent Pietrzak, Vice President of Global Services at Flexera Software, discusses the growing challenges facing IT staff in dealing with the bring your own device (BYOD) and mobile device growth throughout enterprise businesses. Brent emphasizes how managing applications for BYOD and mobile devices requires a continuous business process to manage Application Readiness.
Importantly, Brent identifies the critical need to link Application Readiness and Software License Optimization business processes to ensure that applications are managed across the entire software lifecycle -- from application packaging and delivery to software license management. Joining these two business processes will help IT embrace the consumerization of IT by letting employees use the latest devices they prefer while ensuring IT has the processes in place to ensure reliable application delivery to these devices and proactive management of software license compliance.
For more information, please read the white paper "Meet the BYOD, 'Computing Anywhere' Challenge - License Management for Desktop Virtualization."