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Principal, dBrn Associates Inc
Michael Finneran is principal at dBrn Associates, Inc., a consulting and advisory firm specializing in wireless and mobility. With over 30-years experience in the networking field, Mr. Finneran has provided assistance to end users, carriers, equipment manufacturers, and investment firms. A lively and informative speaker, he appears regularly at industry events like InterOp, Mobile Business Expo, and Enterprise Connect (formerly VoiceCon). Mr. Finneran has published over 300 articles and white papers and contributes regularly to NoJitter.com, UCStrategies.com, and Webtorials; in 2008 he published the book Voice Over Wireless LANs- The Complete Guide. Along with a wealth of insight and experience in the wireless market, Mr. Finneran holds a Masters Degree in Management from the J. L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.
While convergence of many forms remains a key topic in enterprise IT, we’re seeing just the opposite in handsets and mobile operating systems: continuing and even accelerating diversity. This has led many to ask a number of key questions with far-reaching impacts on both IT and the bottom line: Which platforms survive? What will these look like going forward? And how can the enterprise successfully plan the evolution of mobility given these shifting sands? This session will feature a debate of the key issues and opportunities surrounding these vital concerns.