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Expand Your Application Strategy to Embrace Smartwatches for Multiexperience Development

Published: 06 August 2018

ID: G00360879

Analyst(s): Adrian Lee, Deacon D.K Wan, Alan Antin


Smartwatches are gaining market penetration and bringing productivity benefits to consumers. Application leaders should include wrist-worn wearables in their application strategy by factoring their capabilities into multiexperience development work for enterprise applications.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Deliver Context and GUI-Based Continuous Experiences
  • Integrate Smartwatches Into the Experience of Digital Products for Customers and Employees
  • Build Your Application Strategy for Smartwatches via Multiexperience Development
    • Lead With Conversational Interfaces
    • Apply "Just Enough" Application Governance
  • Evolve Your API Mediation Strategy to Speed Up Innovation

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