Mobile Business Applications

  • July 27, 2016 27 Jul'16

    Workflow apps are the next step in mobility

    BOSTON -- To truly enable mobility, organizations need to start focusing on mobile apps that fuse multiple applications into one experience. Here at BriForum 2016, attendees learned how ...

  • July 27, 2016 27 Jul'16

    New Dropbox management features let IT control syncing and sharing

    Dropbox adds a few new features to enhance its IT management interface, giving admins more control of the corporate content users share in its business-focused editions.

  • July 22, 2016 22 Jul'16

    IT preps for growth of video collaboration tools

    With video collaboration set to take off in the enterprise, IT departments will need to take precaution before adopting tools such as the new Microsoft Stream.

  • July 20, 2016 20 Jul'16

    'Struggling' IT leads to low spending on mobile app dev

    Businesses are struggling to modernize their processes because they can't figure out how to approach mobile app development, Gartner says.

  • June 09, 2016 09 Jun'16

    Mobile forms help businesses go paper-free

    Businesses that modernize paper-based processes by adopting mobile forms see an uptick in efficiency and cost savings. But IT must ensure that form data is secure.

  • June 06, 2016 06 Jun'16

    How mobile health technology aided Ebola response

    As part of the international response to the recent Ebola outbreak, one organization implemented mobile apps to allow its community health workers to collect better data from survey subjects.

  • May 23, 2016 23 May'16

    IT sees benefits in standalone mobile app management

    Standalone mobile app management gives IT advantages around app wrapping, app-level encryption and controlling content of employees' devices not enrolled in MDM. Plus, it gives users more privacy.

  • May 13, 2016 13 May'16

    IT cheers new SharePoint mobile apps

    Microsoft's significant SharePoint makeover has IT pros praising the platform's new mobile apps and integration with OneDrive and other software.

  • March 09, 2016 09 Mar'16

    Mobile apps should rely on contextual data, analytics

    To really serve mobile users, IT needs to provide apps that take advantage of contextual data -- and then analyze that data in the cloud.

  • March 09, 2016 09 Mar'16

    Three enterprise mobile app success stories

    What do a vineyard manager, a college student and a truck driver have in common? Each user takes advantage of a task-specific enterprise mobile app to make their job more efficient.

  • March 09, 2016 09 Mar'16

    Mail, calendar, contacts: Is that all there is for enterprise mobile apps?

    Many organizations start out mobilizing basic apps such as email, but a strong enterprise mobility strategy provide workers with the tools they need to get real work done. The cover story in this issue of Modern Mobility explores a few case ...

  • February 19, 2016 19 Feb'16

    What's next from IBM and Apple?

    At IBM InterConnect next week in Las Vegas, attendees will be hankering for insight into IBM's Apple partnership -- news that was sorely lacking at last year’s show. The two companies made waves in ...

  • February 09, 2016 09 Feb'16

    IT shouldn't count out mobile Web apps

    Web apps are great for mass amounts of users, or employees that don't have a lot of storage space on their personal devices. But you won't get native application capabilities for the most part.

  • January 13, 2016 13 Jan'16

    Microsoft Continuum could be the company's golden ticket

    The Microsoft Continuum feature could be a big boost for Windows 10 devices, bringing a better experience for users and fewer help desk tickets for IT.

  • December 21, 2015 21 Dec'15

    Top five mobile tech news stories of 2015

    Microsoft, Apple and BlackBerry made headlines this year with big moves -- and some missteps -- in the mobile market. Find out which news stories were most popular with our readers.