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Solution Path for Mobile Productivity

Published: 17 February 2016

ID: G00277133

Analyst(s): Mark Cortner


In the digital workplace, mobile tools are very effective for high-value, nonroutine work. This Solution Path assists technical professionals in navigating the key decisions for implementing mobile productivity for nonroutine work and extracting added value from mobility.

Table Of Contents

Problem Statement

Solution Path Diagram

What You Need to Know

Solution Path

  • 1. Mobile Strategy and Architecture
    • 1.1 Create a Mobile Strategy
    • 1.2 Develop a Mobile Architecture
  • 2. Business Outcomes and Usage Patterns
    • 2.1 Prioritize Desired Outcomes and Key Processes
    • 2.2 Identify Usage Patterns and Critical Nonroutine Tasks
  • 3. Solution Selection
    • 3.1 Curate Second-Tier-of-Value Tool List
    • 3.2 Assess Mobile Management Implications
    • 3.3 Select Productivity App and Mobile Management Solution
  • 4. Solution Implementation
    • 4.1 Implement New Tools and Migrate Users
    • 4.2 Manage and Secure Mobile Access to Mobile Productivity Tools
    • 4.3 Change Work Processes and End-User Work Habits
    • 4.4 Evaluate Impact to the Business and Continuously Improve

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