Everyone seems to be jumping on the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) bandwagon, but it's a bumpy ride. There are many ways to fall off and get a bloody nose (or worse). As the BYOD reality catches up to the hype, here are 12 very real disaster scenarios.
Oh no! Zombie phones are attacking your mobile budget!
When companies transition to BYOD, employees often turn in their corporate-issued phone in favor of their personal one. Companies call the carrier to turn off the corporate-owned phone, and the phone is thrown into a desk drawer somewhere.
Amtel has found that in 10 percent of the cases, the corporate-issued phone becomes a "zombie phone" that's thought to be dead but still being billed by the carrier.