Weekly Enterprise Mobility Wrap-up: Jan 25-29
What has BlackBerry been up to since they acquired Good? Also, mobile app security and measuring success in your apps, and some key benchmarks you should look at understanding.
BlackBerry announces first Good Technologies-based EMM solution
Last year Blackberry had announced the acquisition of Enterprise Mobile Management vendor Good Dynamics. Now the company is ready to reveal the fruits of their partnership with a suite of security, collaboration, and productivity components. Blackberry has been making attempts over the years to penetrate the EMM market, and this offering may help them get a foothold.
How to measure the success of enterprise mobile apps
Has your organization defined the KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) for your internal mobile apps? If not, you may be missing out on understanding how mobile is impacting productivity. Understanding KPIs and tracking where and how mobile is impacting them can help you understand if mobile is making a lasting impression on the minds of your employees.
Why Mobile Apps Are Not Getting More Secure
Security reports have recently found that mobile apps and mobile web applications still tend to have security vulnerabilities. Whether this is due to not understanding the mobile landscape and potential threats completely, or simply because of a rush to deliver apps to respond to growing demand, the solution lies in educating both developers and end users on what to be on the lookout for.
Is Mobile-First Content Management the Best Approach?
Enabling sales people with mobile can help an organization get a leg up, but a company should be clear on what their goals are and what it is they’re looking to solve with mobile. Therein lies a dilemma in choosing between mobile-first and mobile-only.