The Citrix team has shared an overview of the preliminary results.
While 84% of organizations will support personal iPads, 50% expect their organization to purchase the device for them.
80% will purchase and use the iPad for business.
The high level of adoption of the mobile device illustrates the confidence IT has that they can provide secure, safe access to company data and virtual desktops.
Support, according to respondents, for the use of personal iPads for work will open the door for more Bring Your Own Computer programs
The largest perceived benefits include the mobility to work remotely without interruption, greatly improving productivity for even the most remote workers.
I said it before about the Touch with wifi. A touch at $200 depreciated over three years is about $7 a month. The same process applies to the iPAD without 3G. You are looking at a workplace app working over wifi with no monthly overhead.