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The Enterprise App Explosion: Scaling One to 100 Mobile Apps

Published: 07 May 2015

ID: G00275020

Analyst(s): Adrian Leow

Summary

Gartner forecasts mobile phone sales of 2.1 billion units by 2019, which will fuel demand for apps in the enterprise that meet the high performance and usability of consumer apps. Mobile strategists must use tools and techniques that match the increase in mobile app needs within their organizations.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Prioritize App Development So App Quality Is Not Sacrificed for Speed
  • Adopt a Bimodal IT Approach to Create an Agile API Layer to Optimize Mobile Integration
  • Use RMAD Tools to Increase the Number of Apps Delivered
  • Adopt a Mixed-Sourcing Approach to Mobile App Development

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