Linked by David Adams on Mon 5th Mar 2012 22:41 UTC
Internet & Networking "[VMWare's] latest creation is a tool called Horizon Mobile, and it too is meant for big businesses. The idea is that employees can use a phone's native operating system for personal tasks, but then switch over to a virtual machine that runs a separate OS for business tasks."
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RE[2]: Comment by henderson101
by jakesdad on Tue 6th Mar 2012 12:43 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by henderson101"
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Actually this makes it easier for users to BYOD. Due to regulatory compliance on numerous fronts IT departments need to be able to strip access to email and remote systems as fast as possible. Being able to wipe a virtual image is far better than wiping an entire phone.

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