Gartner Research

The Top 10 Mobile and Endpoint Strategic Imperatives to Apply to Your IT Strategy Document

Published: 07 May 2015

ID: G00274552

Analyst(s): Bob Hafner, Terrence Cosgrove, Michael Silver, Stephen Kleynhans, Leslie Fiering, Kevin Knox, Charles Smulders, Ken Dulaney

Summary

CIOs should maintain living IT strategy documents that involve technology adoption, process improvement and organizational strategy. Use this list of the top 10 strategic imperatives for mobile and endpoint computing to correlate strategies vis-à-vis the most important areas of investment.

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Analysis

  • Build a Mobile Center of Excellence
    • Why Important
    • Time Frame for Type A, B and C Organizations
    • Who Is Affected
    • Differentiation and Cost Impacts
    • Cautions
    • References
  • Scale for a Large-Scale Rise in Mobile Application Development
    • Why Important
    • Time Frame for Type A, B and C Organizations
    • Who Is Affected
    • Cost Versus Differentiation
    • Cautions
    • References
  • Deploy Cloud Solutions to the Mobile/Endpoint Portfolio
    • Why Important
    • Time Frame for Type A, B and C Organizations
    • Who Is Affected
    • Cost Versus Differentiation
    • Cautions
    • References
  • Plan a Migration to One or More Cloud Office Components
    • Why Important
    • Time Frame for Type A, B and C Organizations
    • Who Is Affected
    • Cost Versus Differentiation
    • Cautions
    • References
  • Address Dynamic OS, Application and Browser Updating
    • Why Important
    • Time Frame for Type A, B and C Organizations
    • Who Is Affected
    • Differentiation and Cost Impacts
    • Cautions
    • Reference
  • Move Endpoint Devices to Unified Endpoint Management
    • Why Important
    • Time Frame for Type A, B and C Organizations
    • Who Is Affected
    • Differentiation and Cost Impacts
    • Cautions
    • References
  • Increase Self-Support and Reduce Demand for IT Endpoint Support
    • Why Important
    • Time Frame for Type A, B and C Organizations
    • Who Is Affected
    • Differentiation and Cost Impacts
    • Cautions
    • References
  • Make Mobile Phones the Primary Office Communications Devices
    • Why Important
    • Time Frame for Type A, B and C Organizations
    • Who Is Affected
    • Differentiation and Cost Impacts
    • Cautions
    • References
  • Move to Windows 10
    • Why Important
    • Time Frame for Type A, B and C Organizations
    • Who Is Affected?
    • Differentiation and Cost Impacts
    • Cautions
    • References
  • Make Wi-Fi the Default Networking Technology for End Users
    • Why Important
    • Time Frame for Type A, B and C Organizations
    • Who Is Affected
    • Differentiation and Cost Impacts
    • Cautions
    • References

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