Trends Report

Determine The Right Practices For Your Organization's BYOD Stipends

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July 3rd, 2012
With contributors:
Christopher Andrews , Michele Pelino , Christian Kane , Ben Jennings

Summary

This report answers three questions about enterprise mobile bring-your-own-device (BYOD) practices: 1) what the major trends are regarding BYOD adoption; 2) how firms are managing their BYOD programs to minimize the impact on volume pricing; and 3) what kinds of stipends are being offered to BYOD users. This report presents Forrsights survey results and anecdotal information provided by Forrester IT clients responsible for mobility sourcing and management regarding mitigating the impact of BYOD on negotiated mobility pricing and retaining control over sourcing management. We provide best practice recommendations regarding stipends and cost optimization with BYOD.

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