iPads: Not Notebook Replacements, but Still Useful for Business


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iPads are entering the enterprise mostly as companions to regular notebooks, but business applications are emerging for a variety of vertical applications, including sales, field service, healthcare, pharmaceuticals and business-to-consumer applications.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Notebook Companion
    • Cases for Notebook Replacement
      • Using Secure Access Clients to Extend Capability
      • Field Service
      • Healthcare
      • Pharmaceutical
      • Administrative
      • E-Learning
    • B2C
    • What the iPad Can't Do Today
    • Application Development Considerations
  • Recommended Reading
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