Monthly Archives: November 2014


Balancing BYOD

It’s becoming one of the buzz words, if it hasn’t already. BYOD, or Bring Your Own Device, is something that many companies are dealing with more and more. In some instances, it’s a question of whether or not you will permit an employees own device to have access on your network. In others, the company either requires you or allows you to BYOD rather than providing a corporate cell phone. So what can it all mean for you? As someone [...]

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Steven Fiergang Joins TRA

Technology Research Associates is pleased to announce that Steven Fiergang has joined the team: Steven Fiergang is a General Counsel with 25 years of executive experience, maintaining the responsibility of protecting the organizations he serves. After leaving the law firm of Spector Gadon & Rosen, P.C. as a Senior Associate, Steven became the Chief Legal Officer and Strategist for a $500 million privately held company engaged in social impact work, as well as trustee and acting general counsel of its [...]

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Securing Your Mobile Device

Simple enough thought, right? Every day before I leave my house or my desk, I make sure my cell phone is with me. I don’t want to risk physically being away from it, because it is an important tool in my day-to-day business life. As a condition of having my cell phone, I am asked to use mobile device management (MDM) software on it. One reason is that the software allows the IT staff responsible for supporting mobile users to [...]

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Telecommuting: Be Aware Of The Risks

Telecommuting. It’s a wonderful thing, if your organization permits it. Some places of business do, others do not, and the reasons vary greatly. Some executives feel they need to constantly see and physically account for their employees, while other leaders are confident that their employees will accomplish their duties, regardless of location. Some positions are more telecommuting-ready. Project managers and sales people, for example, often find themselves on the road, between client on-site meetings and the like. For roles like [...]