The explosive growth in mobile computing is on enterprise radars everywhere. From trends in mobile devices, security, applications, mobility, TCO and more, you will discover a wide range of all things mobile.
Mobile application development is a complex environment to navigate. Many organizations struggle to ensure mobile app development vendors are viable and meet their requirements.
Do you know how to determine vendor viability? What are you doing to minimize mobile risk and cost? Do you know when to select experienced or niche vendors?
Gartner has identified a set of criteria to help senior IT leaders select the right mobile app vendors for their mobile initiatives.
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What You Need to Know: The pace of innovation in the mobile space will continue to increase. Cross-device development continues to be important for any company's ability to scale mobile capability. As mobile requirements grow, companies will require large numbers of mobile apps going forward. There will need to be a mix of internal and external apps and sites, all with different requirements. The drop in development team productivity will be due, in large part, to IT organizations going through the process of integrating mobile AD into their organizations. At the same time, the mobile software development tools vendor space is getting much more cluttered.
Implementing mobile solutions remains a priority for CIOs and senior IT leaders in the next 12-24 months. according to a Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2013 survey. How will you address this key area of focus?
This research provides criteria to help evaluate service providers and tool vendors for mobile projects. This research also shows helps you evaluate vendor approaches and. . . [end of excerpt].
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Gartner has identified key trends in the mobile and wireless market from 2013 to 2016 that will impact mobile strategies and innovation.
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Mobile technologies are expected to remain one of the top three CIO issues through 2016, according to a Gartner 2013 CIO survey of more than 2,000 CIOs. How will you use mobile to run, grow and transform your business?
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The mobile maelstrom shows no signs of calming. In 2013, mobile computing poses more challenges than ever for CIOs who will struggle with hundreds of new smartphones and tablets, face business demands for ever-more-sophisticated apps, and fight to secure corporate information on employee-owned devices.
New dimensions of mobility will emerge as the mobile handset links to a wide range of consumer electronics, cars and personal peripherals. Although it's confusing and complex, mobility is also the best opportunity for genuine business innovation that most companies will experience this decade.
What should you factor into your plans?
Gartner has identified 10 mobile technologies that will evolve significantly through 2013 in ways that will impact short-term mobile strategies and policies.Free Mobile Research
Mobile and wireless technologies and applications offer a rare opportunity for disruptive innovation and differentiation. Organizations must identify the key mobile technologies that are likely to have a broad impact, and identify ways to exploit their potential in employee- and customer-facing applications.
What mobile technologies should be on every organization's planning radar?
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