Mobile Computing is a generic term describing your ability to use technology 'untethered', that is not physically connected, or in remote or mobile (non static) environments. The term is evolved in modern usage such that it requires that the mobile computing activity be connected wirelessly to and through the internet or to and through a private network. This connection ties the mobile device to centrally located information and/or application software through the use of battery powered, portable, and wireless computing and communication devices.
Join Forrester and IBM to learn how, clients are leveraging mobile and cloud to transform their businesses and bring new innovations to market. Understand how organizations can continuously deliver high quality mobile enterprise applications that leverage Cloud computing to securely integrate with their IT systems opening up new sources of revenue and innovation. Forrester Principal Analyst John M. Wargo will share insights Forrester has gleaned from conversations with clients deploying packaged solutions and building custom applications using cloud services. IBM's Botond Kiss will provide insight into how leading organizations are using cloud to accelerate their mobile transformation.
The problem with good mobile experiences? They’re not great. The financial upside of delivering a great mobile app experience
Key topics covered:
• What makes for a great app (most companies get it wrong)
• Four ways great apps outperform good apps
• Tips for getting to great
• How First Security Insurance is moving to greatness
Adopting new mobile applications usually brings with it legitmate concerns related to security and risk mitigation. This technical white paper explains how IBM MobileFirst Platform can address some of the unique security challenges of mobile applications by helping you to:
- Protect on-device data through encryption, offline authentication and other security features
- Integrate IBM MobileFirst Platform with your existing enterprise security infrastructure
- Prevent the mass distribution of tampered copies of your original application
- Enforce security updates to your mobile applications
Security concerns are still causing delays in the introduction of advanced mobile banking capabilities. But getting mobility back on track can be easy once the path becomes clear. One effective way to detect current and future fraud is through an integrated, adaptable mobile risk engine.
In this study, we set to explore, with the help of ISMG, how enterprises view mobile security risks, what capabilities they are currently deploying vis-a`-vis the four pillars of the framework and what their short-to- medium-term plans are to extend these capabilities.
When you think about mobile security and policies, do you ever think about all the places your enterprise data is going? We operate in a mobile economy, with an estimated 16M mobile devices infected by malware at any given time. There are more mobile devices connected to the Internet than human beings in the world. The question is: Are we prepared for that?
Read the IDC analyst report to learn - Building blocks and best practices for successful deployment and adoption of your mobility initiative; - Critical factors to consider when evaluating a mobility service provider; - Details on how to realize your mobility solution’s full potential.
In 2015, mobile devices are becoming ubiquitous with daily life. This connection has made its way from the consumer world to the B2B world. But this is not only the case for that outside sales person or the execuitve who is on the plane next to you speaking with investors. Three-fourths of organizations in Aberdeen reseach have a mobile initiative in place specific to field service, with nearly two-thirs having that program in place for more than two years. But what does a mobile initiative mean? Is it enough to roll out the latest mobile devices for the field team? Is there a difference between a device with some bells and whistles, or toll that empowers the field with access to the insights needed to solve customer issues in real time?
For many midsize companies, the Cloud may not seem error-proof due to a growing list of challenges—technical, financial, and personnel. So, how can IT pros today deliver on the value of Cloud services and applications, while mitigating these resource constraints?
This white paper reveals how extensive deployment of video surveillance places heavy demands on network resources. The mission-critical network must therefore be able to support the high-bandwidth required by video traffic efficiently, with multiple stringent QoS levels.
Many technology providers are nervous about the Cloud and what it means for their business. Rather than look at the Cloud with fear, embrace it and take advantage of the opportunities it brings for new revenue. In this eBook, you’ll learn 5 ways to capitalize on the future of the Cloud in today’s modern office.
When Cincinnati Country Day School opened its doors more than eighty years ago, the
founders envisioned a new way of teaching and learning. Today at CCDS, where every
student from 5th grade thru 12th carries a Toshiba Tablet PC, this unique school continues
to stand out as a prime example of how the right technology in the right hands can
positively transform education.
At Gannon University in Erie, PA, the fall of 2007 not only brought new students, but also new teaching methods to the renowned Radiologic Sciences program that helped drive new innovation and interactive learning in the classroom, and across the campus. The challenge posed was how to make the Radiologic Sciences program interactive, filmless and eventually paperless.
Students entering Watauga High School are entering a program designed to propel their learning well beyond the newly formed walls-one that challenged the school's IT team to design the most significant technology implementation in the school's history.
Serving less than 400 students in the small Village of Antwerp in Northwestern Ohio,
Antwerp Local School had a challenge, a vision and a tremendous opportunity. The
challenge: the school's limited local tax base from which to draw funding.
"Helping enterprise IT developers, architects, and mobile development leaders select the right platform partners
The mobile application development platform market continues to grow, evolve and mature in response to escalating customer requirements.
Gartner has assessed 20 major vendors that enable enterprise IT developers to create mobile applications for customers, partners, and employees."
This white paper will examine why becoming a mobile enterprise may be the best choice for your organization, how cloud can help you accelerate your transformation into a mobile enterprise, and the important things to consider when designing a mobile enterprise.
Cloud computing is increasingly being adopted as a way for IT organizations to decrease costs, improve efficiency, and enhance business agility. NetApp has been helping companies succeed in cloud deployment to achieve tangible results since long before the term cloud entered the popular lexicon. NetApp has the people, technologies, and partnerships in place to help organizations evolve existing IT infrastructure into an efficient cloud-based service delivery model. The NetApp® Unified Storage Architecture and clustered Data ONTAP® operating system integrate all storage capabilities into a single, easy-to-use platform. By choosing NetApp when making the transition to a private cloud or a hybrid cloud, organizations will be able to meet their storage business needs now and in the future.
Self-service is an advanced element of private cloud environments that improves management efficiency and business agility, as well as lowering operating expenses. A self-service environment streamlines the interaction between users and the IT department. It empowers internal consumers of IT services to request and receive appropriately configured resources on demand with minimal IT intervention. NetApp® OnCommand® Workflow Automation, the NetApp Management SDK with open APIs, and key ecosystem partnerships enable enterprises to easily integrate their orchestration solutions and custom management tools with the NetApp storage service catalog for automated storage provisioning and protection. Customers can thereby create a self-service, web-based portal that efficiently delivers IT as a service to virtualization administrators, application administrators, and users, while enabling IT staff to focus on higher value activities.
Keep your workforce and systems current for faster DevOps, deployment, and management of cloud, analytics and mobile applications. Learn about updated, intuitive mainframe tools that are easy-to-to use for both millennials and baby-boomers.
Learn about the latest IBM DevOps solutions for IBM z Systems mainframe that can accelerate and simplify deployments. Attend this session to find out about leveraging skills and teams dealing with multiple tools, processes and platforms.