Clash of the Titans: Users, iPads and IT


The iPad was released, and people were happy. People brought the iPad to work, and users were excited. Users connected the iPad to the corporate environment and IT got scared. If you went to the Apple store and did a demo of the iPad, you might have noticed the installed Citrix Receiver (honestly, did anyone actually demo these things before buying? I bet most of us just bought it without playing around with it). But, let’s say you did demo and you selected the Receiver, what would you have seen? Windows Applications. Yes, Windows Applications on the iPad.  I admit, … Continue reading Clash of the Titans: Users, iPads and IT

Your primary desktop is a


Fill in the blank if you will.  There are many people who are super excited about the upcoming release of the latest tablet PCs (iPad, Slate, etc).  I recently received a comment from someone on Facebook related to a previous blog saying that the iPad Will Not Replace Your Desktop.  The comment basically said Does the iPad and like devices need to be fully functional to be successful?  How many people have more than one mobile device like a laptop and a netbook?” That is an interesting question.  But I’m starting to wonder if we need a laptop and an … Continue reading Your primary desktop is a