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PBN Executive Poll

Bring your own device?

Posted 5/12/14

Does your company have a BYOD policy?

• Yes – 33.33%

• No – 38.89%

• Never heard of it before – 27.78%

If yes, does this policy apply to only certain job functions, i.e. technology roles?

• Yes – 14.29%

• No – 85.71%

What are your motivations for such policies?

• Boost employee productivity – 42.86%

• Save the business money – 0%

• Other – 57.14%

How does your company protect its electronic data?

• Sync and register devices in a company database – 14.29%

• Enforce BYOD policy – 7.14%

• All of the above – 50%

• Other – 28.57%

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