Some research on the impact of consumer devices in the workplace
A survey of 600 senior business and IT leaders conducted, by Avanade about the impact of consumerisation of IT, dispells some of the myths around how a smartphone-wielding Facebook generation has taken over the office.
By CIO Staff
1. Work time
A survey was conducted with 600 senior IT and business leaders across 17 countries to find out how smartphones and mobile devices designed for the consumer market are now being used in the workplace
2. An unstoppable shift
Nearly three quarters of C-level executives said the use of employee-owned technology is a top priority in their organisation
3. Embracing shiny
Less than a third of executives say they have any plans to change working practices to make their workplaces more appealing to yonger employees
4. Serious play
A quarter of executives say they do not have the devices employees want
5. Bad Apple
Contrary to popular belief, Apple is not dominating corporate use of consumer devices.