Pleasanton Program: Why You Need a Bring Your Own Device to Work Policy Now

a Pleasanton Program

Thursday, October 30, 2014
Location: Dahlin Group, 5865 Owens Drive, Pleasanton, CA 94588
All are welcome, no cost to attend.
Bring your own lunch. Click here to RSVP.

1.5 CES LUs

American information technology research and advisory firm Gartner predicts that by 2017, half of all employers will require employees to bring their own devices (BYOD). If you haven’t instituted a BYOD policy in your architecture or engineering firm, you’re leaving critical issues to chance. Learn how to integrate employee-owned devices into your organization while maintaining security and compliance.

About the Presenter:

Jim Bender, Allied Member is the Business Development Specialist for Clare Computer Solutions (CCS) a professional services firm that has provided technology and IT consulting services to East Bay companies for 24 years. Jim is known for quickly grasping complex organizational needs and integrating them with technology solutions. He has been with CCS since 2011. With his process orientation Jim has worked with clients to take a systematic approach to integrating technology into their business. He has helped assess and develop approaches that minimize risk and expense and deliver creative technology solutions that allow clients to reach their business objectives.

Learning Objectives:

At the end of this program, attendees will:

  1. Learn the top reasons why it’s necessary for architecture and engineering firms to have a policy around mobile devices
  2. What are the potential security threats to your firm related to mobile devices
  3. How to speak to your employees and colleagues about establishing a policy and how to develop one
  4. What preventive measures your firm can take to prevent security breaches or data loss

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