In Pictures: 9 great iPad tools for IT pros

Private servers, Wi-Fi camera monitors, remote management -- further proof that the iPad is an IT pro essential

9 great iPad tools for IT pros The iPad long ago replaced the yellow notepad as the ubiquitous business-meeting companion. And as heavier duty apps have arrived, diehard IT pros have followed suit, embracing iPads as lightweight replacements for laptops in their technician tool bags. The iPad Mini’s reduced price point has only accelerated this trend.

My first tour through the IT app ecosystem on the iPad surfaced a number of tools that remain essential to my work. Following are some cool new discoveries I found vital for IT work in the year since.

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