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NextiraOne offers advice on the ‘BYOD’ trend in specialist seminar

A look into the pitfalls and opportunities offered to enterprises when adopting 'Bring Your Own Device' in the workplace

Lichfield, 14 November, 2012 - As the trend for 'Bring Your Own Device' (BYOD) gathers pace in the workplace, NextiraOne, Europe's leading expert in communications services, aims to address the surrounding issues in an interesting and informative, hands-on seminar aimed at anyone who is considering this approach. From managing security issues to cost-efficiency, the seminar on November 30, 2012 at the Royal Exchange, London will review the effects of implementing BYOD in the workplace before posing the question, BYOD: Opportunity or Threat?

The free to attend seminar is open to organisations of all types that have identified BYOD as an issue they need to address. Interested parties are invited to register here.

Also to be addressed by NextiraOne at the seminar will be the advantages of Virtual Desktop (VDI) technology to the deployment of BYOD, with NextiraOne experts in VDI giving their opinion on how it can provide a complete end-to-end solution that delivers applications to an entire organisation through converged infrastructure.

While many employers believe BYOD will boost productivity and reduce costs, there are still issues of connectivity, security and management. NextiraOne plans to discuss both the pros and cons of this emerging trend before providing an interactive networking lunch and hands-on VDI and Collaboration demonstrations.

London's Royal Exchange will play host to the event. Chaired by senior figures in NextiraOne's UK team, the day will include talks from Mark Petty, Board Director, Tim Banting, Head of Collaboration, Geraint Davies, Head of Data Centre and Cloud Strategy and Phil Lees, Chief Technical Architect, as well as representatives from some of industries leading technology providers. The seminar is set to be an exciting and opportune event, important to organisations wishing to deploy, implement or upgrade a Collaborative solution or considering deploying Virtual Desktop technology.

Seminars are free of charge and open to anyone to attend. To view a full list of forthcoming events please visit: www.nextiraone.eu/uk/events

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About NextiraOne
NextiraOne is a European multinational company that designs, installs, maintains and supports business solutions and communications services for over 60,000 private and Public Sector customers. Using its expertise in leading-edge communications, including data centres, contact centres, unified communications, secure network infrastructures and managed services, NextiraOne helps its customers to transform their organisations, making the complex simple.

Headquartered in Paris, NextiraOne has a direct sales and service presence in 16 countries with more than 4,300 employees across Europe and the USA, including 2,500 qualified service experts, and an annual revenue totalling around one billion euros in 2010.

Discover more at: http://www.nextiraone.eu

*NextiraOne and the NextiraOne logo are registered trademarks of NextiraOne LLC

For more information:
Sheila Lashford
Proactive International PR
Tel.: +44 (0) 1636 812152
[email protected]

Ellis Irwin
Proactive International PR
Tel.: +44 (0) 1636 812152
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