Data Storage: Storing Business Data on Personal Devices: Eight Things Enterprises Must Know
Let's face it: We store our filesbusiness and personaleverywhere, on any device that's handy at the time. We make business calls and save corporate documents on our iPhones, right alongside our music and family videos. Our company notebooks, netbooks, iPads and portable flash drives are easy repositories for all sorts of files, many of which may be business documents intended to be there temporarily, but which often become permanent residents. As devices become more functional and affordable, their uses become more varied and difficult to secure. This slideshow offers some points to ponder and advice to consider when it comes to handling the mixture of all this information on your devices. Phil Neray, vice president of security strategies at Guardium, an IBM company, provided the information for this slide show.