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Take the EC 13 Challenge and Coin a Replacement for "BYOD"

  • It's a bad analogy that creates misguided expectations. We need a better expression for incorporating personal devices into enterprise services.
  • No Jitter (
  • 3/12/2013
  • Justin Castillo

In less than a week, thousands of vendors and enterprise customers will converge in Orlando for Enterprise Connect 2013, where they will discuss everything from WebRTC to SIP to cloud to UC to mobility. Bringing this talent together in one place creates a great opportunity to "crowd source" a replacement for the term BYOD.

Why do we need to coin an alternative to "Bring Your Own Device?" Here are four reasons (though I could think of more):