Virtual Desktop, Round 2
Not every app can be modernized quickly, especially systems of record. So how will IT serve up these apps to BYOD tablets and PCs? BYOD is already starting to breathe new life into the virtual desktop. It's an infrastructure that is more resilient and tolerant of devices that are not well configured yet need to access systems of record. Virtual desktop infrastructure, in fact, is at the heart of Seattle Children's Hospital's BYOD strategy.
"We're going to see more investment in those technologies in 2014," Forrester's David Johnson says.