In this post: Learn about a rising trend in the workforce, BYOD, and how companies can institute effective BYOD policies.

The Balancing Act: Flexibility or Security?

The balancing act between freedom and control is not a new issue to people of the 21st century. We see this struggle daily in government, politics, and even with our children at home. It’s a constant tug of war between trust and power. In the world of technology, IT professionals see this conflict within the new era of “Bring Your Own Device” (BYOD). Businesses want their employees to have more flexibility while increasing productivity, but at the same time, businesses need to protect private information. So where exactly should businesses draw the line between freedom and control when it comes to BYOD?

Security Behind BYOD

BYOD is a popular trend in the workforce. Employees enjoy th