Mobile Business Applications

  • November 10, 2006 10 Nov'06

    Motorola buys Good Technology, levels the playing field

    Motorola today announced plans to buy Good Technology, a move that some experts say will spark fierce competition among Motorola, RIM and Nokia in the mobile email space.

  • November 01, 2006 01 Nov'06

    Mobile email, device management get big boost

    Sybase iAnywhere has updated its Afaria and OneBridge products to ease mobile email, applications, security and device management.

  • September 08, 2006 08 Sep'06

    VoIP startup untethers would-be mobile workers from wireline office phones

    VoIP startup DiVitas Networks has voice-over-WiFi-to-cellular technology in the works that gives endusers access to enterprise apps and puts dual-mode handset management in the hands of network administrators.

  • July 31, 2006 31 Jul'06

    CRM SaaS vendors moving to mobile

    On-demand CRM vendors are extending their functionality into mobile applications, and though they can be a good fit for some, there's still a need for mobile platforms.

  • July 19, 2006 19 Jul'06

    Enterprises failing to secure instant messaging

    Results of a recent Symantec survey suggest that nearly three out of every five organizations have not secured their instant messaging applications.

  • July 05, 2006 05 Jul'06

    Mobile application boosts productivity

    Mobilizing has created a massive jump in productivity for welding and laser equipment supplier.

  • June 14, 2006 14 Jun'06

    Mobile CRM makes its move

    Once again, analysts and experts are saying that mobile CRM is ready to take off, but this time the idea may have some legs.

  • June 12, 2006 12 Jun'06

    SMS vs. mobile email: Which is the 'killer app'?

    SMS -- yes, what your kids call text messaging -- is widely used in the enterprise. But can SMS surpass mobile email?

  • May 24, 2006 24 May'06

    Lincoln takes CRM on the road with SAP mobile

    With a rollout of SAP for Mobile Sales and a tablet PC deployment, Lincoln Electric transformed its sales system and processes.

  • April 24, 2006 24 Apr'06

    Peppers & Rogers: BI in the palm of your hand possible

    The new breed of handheld devices makes mobile business intelligence and analysis possible for General Binding Corp., according to Peppers and Rogers.

  • March 22, 2006 22 Mar'06

    IM too critical a business app to ban

    Despite reported security risks, CIOs shouldn't ban employees from using instant messaging (even if they could).

  • February 15, 2006 15 Feb'06

    Server brings SAP to Web-ready mobile devices

    3i Consulting has rolled out a new server that can bring SAP applications to Web-enabled mobile devices.

  • October 24, 2005 24 Oct'05

    IM bots ease access to corporate apps

    The need for mobile workers to access vital corporate applications quickly and in real time is growing. Intellisync hopes its new platform fulfills that need with instant messaging.

  • September 28, 2005 28 Sep'05

    The case for mobile outsourcing

    Adding mobile applications and services to an IT environment sounds like a great plan, until reality sets in. Managing applications, devices and users is tough enough, but dealing with new issues like wireless availability, billing for mobile ...

  • August 08, 2005 08 Aug'05

    Wireless deployments: Progress or politics?

    With more than 35 years in the industry, Jack Gold has seen his fair share of progress and politics in the technology arena.

    Before founding Northborough, Mass.-based J. Gold Associates and becoming its principal analyst, he spent 12 years with...