The number of smartphones and tablets are increasing every day. Researches say that there will be about 1.2 million smartphone devices and 7.4 billion wireless devices in the market by 2015. Smartphones have replaced cameras, cash, maps, remote controls, handheld gaming systems, boarding passes, tickets, cash registers in emerging markets. This trend is fast emerging in the corporate area today whereas the organizations are taking painstaking efforts to streamline mobility in their core architecture, hence working towards automating every area of their workflows. This is leading to the rise in cloud based mobile apps which has grown by a margin of 88 percent from 2009 to 2014. Big data, Cloud and Internet of Things are being deployed within the line-of-business leader in order to establish enterprise, cross channel mobile strategies.
Enterprise mobility is being implemented under the following categories in organizations. These are :
Email through mobile
Access to Remote ERP,CRM, Human Resources Information Systems, and Supply Chain Management
Editing and sharing documents
Workflow Automation of Documents
Preparing Interactive Sales Presentations
Workforce Automation in various fields
Pricing in Dynamic Fields
For business process automation like in healthcare medical record access systems
Several obstacles like securing corporate information ( about 41 percent ), integrating with other systems ( about 31 percent) and supporting multiple devices ( about 28 percent ) are impediments in streamlining the legacy processes with the recent mobility developments in the market today. There is an urgent need to obtain a high performance, and highly scaled architecture that can enable both web and mobile apps, hence delivering round the clock mobile access with a consistent management through the whole application lifecycle. With the passage of time, there have been improvements in the platforms available for the developers that can uphold corporate security and compliance policies along with offering comprehensive capabilities for an enhanced Mobile Application Management.
By: Ridhima Gupta
Posted: November 17, 2014, 11:20 am
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