Rev up your biz’s app store engine, because the next five years are about to get crazy.
New research from Strategy Analytics projects that the enterprise business app market will grow from $40.5 billion in 2015 to $63 billion by 2020. And the biggest demand? SMS and instant messaging apps. Get the full story from AppsTechNews here.
Ready for an “Out of Box” experience? AirWatch 8.2 will blow your mobile socks right off.
AirWatch released its 8.2 update this week with a huge focus on delivering unified endpoint management and a better usability experience for all our admins out there. Check out the 8.2 blog announcement for a deeper dive.
It’s the end of the (client-server) world as we know it.
VMware’s 2015 Business Mobility Report shocks with its opening stat that only 20% of organizations have actually executed on their mobility initiatives. But based on survey responses, everything’s coming up mobile in 2016. Get the full report here, including a pretty cool interactive version (if we do say so ourselves).
Who else is talking about the Business Mobility Report? More top mobile news headlines:
- Datamation.com: Businesses Embracing Mobility are Averaging 150% ROI
- Fierce Mobile IT: CIOs Say Mobility is Priority, but Many are Slow to Implement It
- Enterprise Apps Tech: Enterprises Get on the Mobility Journey—But There’s Still a Long Way to Go
What’s really driving the IoT craze?
Information Age delves into why we need to stop talking about IoT bells and whistles, and get down to the serious business value of IoT in the enterprise. Read the full article for some killer IoT use cases with Bosch, Virgin Atlantic, SAP and Deutsche Telekom.
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iBeacons, get your iBeacons here.
This nifty little micro-location devices are transforming the way we interact with our surrounding world. No matter what side you stand on—“sweet, 20% off!” or “creepy!”—this blog showcases some noteworthy iBeacon deployments in retail, hospitality, travel and education. Read more here.
And, last but not least, some must-watch biz mobility webinars coming down the pipe:
- Building Out Your Mobile Enterprise with Android for Work, Featuring Google Experts
- What’s New in AirWatch 8.2?
- On-demand Replay: EUC Insights 2015
- AirWatch & Samsung KNOX: Latest Security & New Management Features
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