PowWow Mobile Introduces Easy Way to Bring Legacy Apps to UWP
The launch of Windows 10 ushered in Microsoft’s new app ecosystem, the Universal Windows Platform, where the same app can run on any Windows 10 device. PowWow Mobile’s SmartUX Platform is aimed at enterprises as an end-to-end solution designed to extend any Windows or Web application, data source or workflow out to any endpoint, whether that is Windows 10, iOS, Android or HTML5.
Why iOS 10 Is The Evolution Of a Complete Enterprise Platform
iOS 10 showcases Apple’s commitment to improving every aspect of the device and app experience for enterprise customers. Beyond just the feature updates, Apple has continued to expand its partner ecosystem so customers can access a broader pool of industry-leading apps and quickly deploy them on any iOS device. Apple has also added more usability features that creates a seamless experience between all types of Apple devices – from iOS to macOS, watchOS and TVOS.
CIO Best Practices: 3 Key Steps for Digital Transformation Initiatives
Digital transformation has the potential to revolutionize citizen services, but efforts to bring about that change are “often hindered by top-down hierarchies, cultural legacies and the lack of a compelling vision,” according to information from Gartner, an information technology research and advisory company.
How Enterprise Mobility Influences Business Strategies
Most enterprises have adopted a BYOD approach that allows employees to access e-mails, corporate resources, and organizational data and business applications using their personal devices from any location. According to and IDC survey, IT departments are being challenged by this increasing use of Mobile devices and application.
Google Partners with Okta
Identity and device management provider Okta has announced that it’s forming a new strategic alliance with Google to help enterprises securely deploy multi-cloud, mobile-centric architecture, as well as applications like Google Apps.
Top 10 Trends for Digital Transformation in 2017
Digital transformation reshapes every aspect of a business. As digital technology continues to evolve, I believe that successful digital transformation will require careful collaboration, thoughtful planning, and the inclusion of every department. During recent years, we’ve seen shifts in how traditional leadership roles operate, as silos break down and the scopes of various roles widen and change. Digital transformation has morphed from a trend to a central component of modern business strategy.
Why Quadrooter Should Have You Concerned About Enterprise Mobility
Day two of VMworld focused the conversation on VMware’s enterprise mobile arm, with the company announcing new unified endpoint management and identity management capabilities, as well as support for Windows 10.
Google Unveils New Search Mode
Google is launching a new search mode in the Google app aimed at making it easier to find content inside your Android phone. Called In Apps, the new feature helps users surface information from installed apps on a device, like messages, phone numbers, to-do lists, and calendar entries. The search takes place on the actual device, meaning there’s no need for data access or an internet connection to use it.
Digital Transformation is Giving IT Spending a Big Boost
IDC recently released new data indicating that global spending on IT products and services will grow from nearly $2.4 trillion in 2016 to more than $2.7 trillion in 2020. A big part of that growth, it says, will come from companies investing in cloud, mobility, and big data technologies as part of their digital transformation efforts. Such efforts are now particularly prominent in financial services and manufacturing.
As 5G Heads for IoT, 4G is Far From Done
The iPhone 7 expected to debut on Sept. 7 may offer a glimpse into the future of smartphones, but it won’t have 5G. And even though the next generation of cellular is due to launch in 2020, high-end handsets may be LTE-only for years to come.
DHL Launches Next Wave of ‘Vision Picking’ AR Program
Logistics provider DHL Supply Chain has launched the next stage of its ‘vision picking’ augmented reality program following a successful trial, the company has announced. The company’s program focuses on greater efficiency in warehouse operations, enabling operators to speed up the picking process and reduce errors through displays on smart glasses.
DevOps, Digital Transformation Go Together
DevOps, which Wikipedia defines as “a culture, movement or practice that emphasizes the collaboration and communication of both software developers and other IT professionals while automating the process of software delivery and infrastructure changes,” will play a key role in digital transformation strategies for many companies, according to Everest Group’s annual report on application services.
Companies Fear Mobile Devices as Massive Cybersecurity Threat
According to an online poll conducted by Tech Pro Research in June, everyday threats like security breaches involving mobile devices are more worrisome than acts of cybercrime.
Smartphone Growth Stalls Amid Innovation Lull
Smartphone shipments will see anemic growth in 2016 as developed markets peter out amid saturation, according to IDC. Global smartphone shipments are expected to grow 1.6 percent, down from 10.4 percent in 2015, according to research firm IDC.
The Three Keys for CIOs on the Digital Transformation Journey
The most striking changes in the cloud market affecting project management right now are happening in three key areas: technology, people and processes. Let’s take a closer look.
Why You Need to Consider Investing in an Enterprise App Now
Enterprise apps have become increasingly more commonplace in the business world because they’re specifically designed to help companies make the best decisions and solve their problems as easily as possible. But if you’re a small business owner and you don’t yet have an enterprise app for your organization, there’s no better time than now to invest in one.
Huawei’s New Enterprise App Prediction
Huawei predicts that by 2025 all enterprise IT solutions will be “cloudified”, and more than 85 per cent of enterprise applications will be cloud-based.
Six Iconic Retailers and Their Digital Transformation Journeys
How is retail being changed by digital? What better way to find out than by looking at six icons of retail, three from the US (Macy’s, Walmart, Walgreens) and three from the UK (John Lewis, Marks & Spencer, and Boots). Here are their digital transformation journeys, as they fight to compete with online and agile competitors.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Introduces HPE Vertica 8
Hewlett Packard Enterprise recently announced the next release of HPE Vertica, codenamed “Frontloader.” HPE Vertica 8 introduces a unified architecture and advanced in-database analytics capabilities that enable users to conduct sophisticated analysis at industry-leading scale and speed, regardless of where their data resides.
Gartner Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies 2016 Adds Blockchain
The latest Gartner Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies illustrates how quickly technology innovations have the potential to redefine buyer, supplier and customer relationships for any business. Gartner added 16 new technologies to the Hype Cycle this year, including blockchain, machine learning, general purpose machine intelligence, smart workspace in addition to many others.