Date: Tuesday, November 16, 2021
Time: 02:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Duration: 1 hour
The pandemic didn’t just disrupt the working patterns of millions of employees across the globe; the very nature of work itself is also being disrupted as people look to work in a more mobile-centric, collaborative, and productive way. This shift to more hybrid and mobile work styles will be a permanent change for many, so businesses must act now to ensure the right technologies, practices, and processes are in place to support and secure these new ways of working over the long-term.
In this session, Adam Holtby will share insights and data from Omdia’s 2021 Future of Work survey, highlighting the workplace mobility priorities and objectives that businesses must prioritize in improving the security and productivity of a more mobile workforce.
Adam will also be joined on this session by Dr. Michael Covington, VP of Product at Wandera, who will share his insights on how organization’s objectives and priorities related to mobile worker security are being disrupted, and how businesses must adapt in meeting the needs of the more modern and mobile workforce.
- How the world of work is changing, and why mobility is central to this change.
- Learn about the priorities and business objectives shaping the new digital agenda.
- The important role that mobility management and security solutions will play in enabling and securing more hybrid, mobile work styles.
- Learn about mobile security best-practices from a leading technology vendor in the space.
Brought to you by:
Adam Holtby, Principal Analyst, Mobile Workspace
Adam Holtby covers enterprise mobility and the digital workplace as part of the Omdia Workspace Services team. His research is focused on understanding and analyzing mobile technologies and services and their impact on the modern workplace.
Adam delivers research focused on helping enterprises, vendors, and service providers understand how mobility is affects the workplace. Adam develops quantitative and qualitative insights on the critical role that connectivity, mobile management, workplace productivity, and mobile security capabilities have in helping modern businesses deliver against important digital initiatives. Adam’s expertise also extends to employee support, with a focus on how service management tools, services, and approaches are evolving in response to changing workstyles.
Michael Covington, Ph.D., Vice President of Product, Wandera
Michael J. Covington, Ph.D. is a seasoned technologist and the vice president of product for Wandera, a cloud security company protecting modern enterprises beyond the traditional perimeter. Dr. Covington is a hands-on innovator with broad experience across the entire product life cycle, from planning R&D to executing on company strategy. He previously held leadership roles at Intel Labs, Cisco Security and Juniper Networks. With a diverse background as a published computer science researcher and an IT professional, Dr. Covington has experienced technology from all sides, and enjoys bringing innovations to market, specifically in the areas of mobility and secure connectivity.