Working Off-Line: New Forrester Report Tells All

As enterprise mobile apps take off, the ability to have employees mobile-enabled even when connectivity is limited is rapidly becoming the new “must-have” feature.  Implementing off-line capabilities is not a simple task  as many development teams know. In Forrester Research’s recent report, The Offline Mobile Challenge“, the analysts clearly various approaches, and when you should […]

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Are Your Mobile Apps Ready for 2.0?

Mobile apps are a great way for enterprises to connect with customers and empower a distributed workforce. But behind the scenes, the mobile app development process can be stressful, driven by industry competition and tight timelines. We’ve seen this quick-to-develop, quick-to-deploy approach lead to many apps that don’t move beyond version 1.0. Of those that […]

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“Lions and Tigers and Bears Oh My”

I don’t know about you, but if you have spent more than 10 minutes looking at the mobile “landscape,” you are probably as confused as I am. In fact, I think it looks more like a jungle than a landscape. New mobile technologies, coupled with the way we interact and consume information, have led to […]

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Your Starbucks is Leaking (Your Mobile Data) – Why It Didn’t Need to Happen

When it came out that Starbuck’s mobile payment app was storing user’s personal information – including passwords – in clear text, executives at the Seattle-based company were shockingly unsurprised! Their rationale – the risk of extensive loss was low, so they chose convenience over security. This is horribly wrong on two counts: First, the risk […]

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Meeting offline expectations for enterprise mobile apps

Of all the “plumbing” issues surrounding enterprise mobile apps one of the most vital and challenging is offline and sync capability, which allows for an app to function effectively when the user moves out of network coverage. That may sound simple enough but there is a lot that goes into doing offline right. User expectations […]

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Enterprise Mobility Goes Mainstream

Businesses have flirted for years with making their employees more mobile, but for most companies, these good intentions have stalled at giving out BlackBerrys to executives and laptops to sales people. In short, going mobile meant having a phone and access to email, contacts and web browsing, but little else. For laptop users, mobility has […]

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Enterprise mobility revives the build vs. buy debate

A few years ago, the idea of building custom enterprise apps instead of buying packaged software for functions such as customer relationship management had become a thing of the past. Why build your own CRM or enterprise resources planning system when you could simply buy one off the shelf? The old “buy versus build” argument—excluding […]

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Mobile Security is Table Stakes

Being a financial asset management firm, security is of course one of our primary concerns whenever we are talking about digital, be it our website, or the mobile app. For me, it’s one of the most important things. And it’s not a very glamorous feature, but it’s table stakes. It’s what our shareholders and our […]

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Jeffrey Hammond of Forrester Research on Seven Steps to Managing BYOD

Jeffrey Hammond of Forrester Research and Christopher Willis, chief marketing officer for Verivo Software, discuss the seven steps to managing BYOD. From the types of devices, workloads and security classes you need to support to the information, features and activities that users expect to use, learn more about the best approach to planning and executing […]

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How Mobile Operators Are Impacting Enterprise Mobility

Kathryn “Kitty” Weldon, Principal Analyst, Enterprise Mobility of Current Analysis talks with Parna Sarkar-Basu, vice president of marketing communications for Verivo Software. Sarkar-Basu: What are the mobile operators doing to support enterprise mobility? Weldon: Well, the mobile operators realize that they have a role to play beyond just providing data services, voice services and devices. […]

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