What would happen if sports and entertainment services that traditionally were scheduled after normal business hours were scheduled during the work day?  Normally nothing.  But now that these live events and others are available 24 hours a day, the situation has changed for the enterprise.  Now it isn’t just business events that YOU control that need to be considered when planning bandwidth and resource availability in the enterprise.  BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) becomes a critical issue for security and performance, especially if your organization doesn’t support the use of company resources for employee entertainment.  On the other hand, the BYOD issue might provide an opportunity to look at your company culture to reshape the employee perks that foster a great working environment.

Is your BYOD policy out-of-date?