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Solution Path: How to Create a Mobile Strategy

Published: 25 March 2015

ID: G00273531

Analyst(s): Michael Disabato

Summary

Mobility defines how we work and live and how organizations reach their customers. It requires a holistic view of many information technology disciplines. This Solution Path shows IT practitioners how to create a mobile strategy that satisfies business requirements and user needs.

Table Of Contents

Problem Statement

Solution Path Diagram

What You Need to Know

Solution Path

  • Establish a Mobile Center of Excellence
    • Who Owns the Mobile Strategy?
  • Determine Mobility Goals
  • Perform a Gap Analysis
    • Assess the Current State of the Organization
    • Define the Future State and Success Metrics
    • Perform the Gap Analysis
  • Define the Identity, Privacy and Risk Management Strategy
    • Mobile Impact on Risk Posture
    • Mobile Impact on Identity
    • Create or Update the Organization's Employee Privacy Policy
    • Create or Update the Organization's Data Classification Strategy
  • Define the Mobile App Strategy
  • Define the Mobile Analytics Strategy
    • Data Collection Strategy
    • Data Storage and Processing Strategy
    • Data Visualization Strategy
  • Define the Digital Workplace Strategy
  • Define the Mobile Computing Strategy
    • Mobility Management Strategy
  • Develop a Mobile Architecture

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