There were hindsight and foresight in the moves this week. Did you catch this activity?
You built the business case; selected the platform; engaged a partner and deployed a mobile solution. Employees are adopting. ROI is being realized. Internal validation is great, but how about industry recognition too?
The mobile enterprise solution market is a significant force, and, is at a “pivot point,” with competitive pressures escalating according to VDC Research.
This white paper provides insight about consumer-grade vs. enterprise-grade mobile technology investments, so those in manufacturing, wholesale distribution, logistics, warehousing, and field service operations can make the best decisions for their businesses.
Early attitudes towards BYOD in the enterprise paralleled early attitudes towards Internet access in the workplace 20 years ago (a block and control approach), but IT has arrived at that final step, fully embracing the arrival of personal devices in the enterprise. Now, BYOD reaches far beyond being limited to specific users and to specific use cases and is a win-win for IT and users.
Business take heed, the wearables at work market is set to explode into the billions in next 5 years.
“Mobility and cloud are the future of business and the future is now,” said Brad Anderson corporate vice president of Microsoft’s Cloud & Enterprise Division at TechEd this week.
For those who never thought the day would come, BlackBerry has opened up its OS to outside MDM platforms.
A portfolio extension includes options for enterprise app development and management.
According to Strategy Analytics, BlackBerry’s BES 10 offers “the lowest-cost migration path from a TCO perspective,” compared to five other options.