Corporate Visions and SAVO teamed up to dig into if, and how well, companies are using mobile tablets to equip their salespeople to be more effective in their customer conversations. Are you ahead of the mobile movement or lagging behind?
Done correctly, organizations should gain several advantages from server virtualization and cloud computing that will improve their overall ROI: less CAPEX spending, greater flexibility and scalability, more security options and overall savings.
Choosing the right type of cloud depends on the needs of your organization. Learn how security, control, customization, elasticity and cost determine what kind of cloud best fits your business as well as what to look for in a service provider.
Eight top considerations on how to add mobile capabilities and support successfully, with the first three focusing on adding mobile views and functionality to business applications, the next three focusing on using increased mobility to help reinvent IT, and the final two bringing it all together.
You would be hard pressed to find a single employee who comes to the office without a personal mobile device. Most probably use those devices outside the office to send work-related email messages. BYOD is a reality in today's business world.
If businesses are to benefit from the potential productivity gains offered by increased mobile access – and employees are able to enjoy the convenience of BYOD – security and IT departments are faced with having to ensure their business is protected against all the new mobile security threats.
The following industry forecasts and findings highlight mobile’s growth potential and each on their own should merit merchants’ attention. Learn more about the potential of mobile growth through this whitepaper.
Sales people spend more time out of the office than in. When they are out of the office, they need information at their fingertips. And in today’s more mobile, more collaborative, and more data-rich business world, the needs of corporate sales forces are radically changing. In particular, sales people have always needed access to information about their customer before a meeting and an easy way to update customer information after a meeting. Now, to work more efficiently from the road, they could benefit from and in many cases need additional help in the form of relationship management assistance, collaboration tools, and contextual and relevant business analytics.
See how GENBAND offers CIOs of large multi-site enterprises effective ways to reduce telecom spend by leveraging their IP data networks for inter-site, intra-enterprise multimedia communication and consolidation of connectivity to service providers.
While consumerization offers many benefits for both end users and the enterprise in terms of convenience, efficiency and productivity, it presents important challenges for IT departments, especially in terms of endpoint backup and data security. To reap the benefits of consumerization while avoiding security and other pitfalls requires an understanding of the origins of this latest IT trend, its enduring presence and how the most successful enterprises have effectively embraced this new reality.
Is your company’s intranet portal available to employees on the go? Do employees need mobile access to your back-office systems while ensuring data on mobile devices is secure? Do users want to use their own mobile devices to access corporate data and applications? Download the datasheet to get in depth approaches to addressing these challenges.
John Musser, CEO of API Science, discusses the progression of API business models and offers examples of companies that have successfully matched their strategy with the appropriate model. View and learn:
• Why an API strategy is not a business model
• Most API business models have more than one type of ROI
• API business models are not one size fits all
• Why internal API use is likely the largest source of traffic
In an age of constant price-cutting and eroding brand loyalty the travel industry continues to struggle with customer satisfaction issues. New technologies such as mobile apps offer the promise of dramatically improving the entire travel process for everyone involved. Unfortunately, the limited sharing of data across the industry means that many of these apps are not successful in getting the right data to the right user at the right time. In this guide we describe how APIs and API management offer a unique opportunity for both travel suppliers and intermediaries to better control their own destinies while increasing customer satisfaction.