10 apps every Windows IT pro needs

Even though Microsoft is making a big push (and soon a bigger push) with Windows Phone 7, iPhones and iPads are still the mobile devices to beat, even in Windows shops.

With more than 225,000 apps available in iTunes, there's pretty much an app, well ... for that. From monitoring SQL Server to remote-access tools to cloud synching to Cisco security, here are 10 mobile apps that any Windows techie with an iPhone or iPad would want.

About the Author

Chris Paoli is the associate Web editor for 1105 Enterprise Computing Group's Web sites, including Redmondmag.com, RCPmag.com, ADTmag.com and VirtualizationReview.com.

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