Weekly Enterprise Mobility Wrap-up: March 7-11
Three enterprise mobile app success stories
For those considering using mobile to enhance productivity, it can be helpful to understand how others have made it work for them. Examples of people who have found success often include the use of light-weight apps, and apps that are targeted to very specific use cases for employees. Here are examples where mobile is working for the workforce.
Mobile Access to Corporate Data Surged 43 Percent in 2015
Over the last year, much of the data that employees use to do their jobs has been accessed by mobile devices instead of what typically would have been their laptop or desktop computer. While we’re still in the early days of enterprise mobile adoption, this goes to show that focusing on secure solutions for mobile is the best path for organizations seeking to keep people at their most productive.
How 5 tech giants are mobilizing the enterprise
As phones and tablets proliferate the workforce, what companies are behind the shift over to mobile? Apple and Google lead the pack as far as smartphones, but Microsoft, Samsung, and even Dell are all making major contributions. These big players offer businesses the best hardware when it comes to working on mobile.
The great mobile app challenge
While there’s no doubt that people want to work from mobile, and while IT acknowledges this need, there is still a major gap in the ability to offer mobile apps for people to work with. Lack of resources is a major contributor, and so many companies are cropping up to speed up the app development process.