Biscom and mindSHIFT Technologies Unite for Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Roadshow
Roadshow, Held for the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA), will Examine Strategies for Effectively Managing and Securing Attorney Owned Mobile Devices
CHELMSFORD, MA – Jan. 7, 2013
Biscom, provider of the legal industry’s most trusted document exchange technology, and mindSHIFT Technologies, a leading provider of managed IT, cloud, data center and professional services to law firms, today announced that the two companies have partnered for a roadshow titled “Manage and Secure Law Firm BYOD.”
The roadshow, which has been developed for members of the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA), is open to all legal professionals interested in the benefits, management and security of BYOD. To register for the seminars, visit http://www.iltanet.org/MainMenuCategory/Meetings/Seminars.
BYOD is inevitable with the ever-growing personal usage of and reliance on smartphones and tablets. Firms increasingly find that legal professionals prefer to work with their personal mobile devices, as opposed to firm-issued technologies. This movement toward BYOD undoubtedly enables a higher level of client service and operations, and can be effectively used in a business environment if the necessary actions are taken to ensure compliance with law firm policies regarding data access and security.
Biscom and mindSHIFT Technologies will team up to review trends, best practices and technologies for managing the proliferation of personal mobile devices in the legal environment.
Discussion will cover:
- Recommendations and guidelines for leveraging mobile devices to facilitate attorney collaboration and access to firm data while insuring protection of client work product and compliance with government regulations
- Best practices for managing usage of personal and firm supplied mobile devices
- Overview of mobile device management technologies
- Presentation of the latest trends for law firm BYOD strategies and mobile device management technology deployment
Cities and dates of the roadshow include:
- Wilmington, DE - Jan. 9, 2013
- Baltimore - Jan. 10, 2013
- Boston - Feb. 5, 2013
- New York - Feb. 7, 2013
- Philadelphia - Feb. 19, 2013
- Washington, DC - Feb. 20, 2013
- Minneapolis - Mar. 26, 2013
- Chicago - Mar. 27, 2013
To learn more about the roadshow or to register, visit http://www.iltanet.org/MainMenuCategory/Meetings/Seminars.
About the Speakers
Charles Magliato, Legal Program Director for Biscom, is a seasoned IT professional with over 30 years of experience in application development, IT project management, business development and channel and direct sales. He is responsible for Biscom legal application product management, marketing, and sales. He has been instrumental in growing Biscom’s legal practice, including deployment in 3 of the top 10 law firms and 25 of the Am Law 200.
Patrick Sklodowski and Michael Bruckner are Managing Directors with the Legal Professional Services Division of mindSHIFT Technologies. Each oversees a team of engineers and is responsible for business development, technical project management and developing the skills and practices required to offer the latest innovations and solutions to mindSHIFT's customers. With combined industry experience of over 25 years, their expertise includes Active Directory and messaging solutions; storage, virtualization and disaster recovery planning; and technical project management. Patrick can be contacted at patrick.sklodowski@mindSHIFT.com. Michael can be contacted at mike.bruckner@mindSHIFT.com.
About mindSHIFT Technologies, Inc.
mindSHIFT, a Best Buy (NYSE:BBY) Services company, is one of the largest IT outsourcing and cloud managed services providers, serving small and mid-size businesses for more than 10 years. At mindSHIFT, we’re about keeping your IT systems up and running, providing personal attention and making you more productive. We’re big enough to offer the facilities, services and expertise you expect, but small enough to provide the support and attention you demand. Learn more at www.mindSHIFT.com.
Biscom, the leading supplier of secure document delivery for the legal industry, delivers advanced technology that enables users to send and receive large files easily and securely. Biscom has been selected by a growing number of Am Law 200 law firms to resolve the security, compliance, and file attachment challenges of email, FTP, and fax. Since 1986, Biscom has been providing enterprise document delivery and workflow solutions for Fortune 1000 companies. Learn more at www.biscom.com/legal.
mindSHIFT Technologies, Inc.
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