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Smartphones, Tablets and Things — It's Time to Integrate Your Mobile and IoT Strategies

Published: 26 September 2016

ID: G00310612

Analyst(s): Nick Jones


The synergies between mobile devices and IoT will require enterprise architecture and technology innovation strategists to adapt both their technology architectures and business strategies. The reward will be efficiency innovations that could not be achieved with either technology on its own.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges


  • Mobile Devices and the IoT — A Business Perspective
  • Mobile Devices and the IoT — An Architectural Perspective
  • Long-Term Trends — Smartphones and Tablets Become Less Important


  • Integrate Mobile and IoT Strategies
  • Create a Technology Architecture to Integrate Mobile and IoT
  • Manage the Risks

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