A trip of firsts - that's what it was for me. First time for Gartner Symposium, first time to Orlando, first show where I led the mobile discussions and first Gartner show at which I presented - even if it was just a 20min theater presentation on the show floor. What a memorable and exciting learning experience for me! As I headed home, I took the learning, introductions, musings and experiences with me.
Most of my conversations at the Symposium were with our customers who swung by the Symantec booth to say hello or with those who have heard about/been told to go to Symantec to hear and see our mobile products in action.
"I have all these users that want to bring their iPads/iPhones and ask me to give them corporate access on those devices. Sometimes it is just email, but sometimes it is more than that. How can I do that and still know my corporate information is secure?"
"I don't want to manage all those mobile devices...