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China Summary Translation: 'Three Critical Elements to Ensure Successful Mobile Apps'

Published: 27 May 2016

ID: G00307615

Analyst(s): Van Baker , Jane Zhang


The pace of mobile app development is accelerating, but building mobile apps that have impact in the organization requires three critical elements that mobile strategists must address: a well-designed user experience, mobile-optimized business processes and the right mobile architecture.

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Three Critical Elements to Ensure Successful Mobile Apps

  • Key Challenges
  • Recommendations



  • Avoid Complicated Data Entry Tasks in Mobile App UXs Accommodating Established Behaviors Associated With Mobile Device Use
  • Assess Existing Business Processes via Observation of Targeted App Users With the Intent of Revising Them to Better Suit Mobilized Apps
  • Create a Mobile Architecture With a Business-Driven API Framework

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