The IT world's "bring your own device" trend has received plenty of attention; less has been...

|By:, SA News Editor

The IT world's "bring your own device" trend has received plenty of attention; less has been given to the "bring your own app" trend, in which employees take the initiative to leverage cloud business apps. Platforms such as Salesforce's (CRM) Force.com and Amazon's (AMZN) EC2 will benefit by providing the infrastructure for many of these apps.