Mobile technologies are having a dramatic effect on the way we live, work, learn, and play. While organizations recognize that the impact of mobility could be as great as that of the web, many are struggling with what exactly to do about it. IT leaders have the opportunity to direct this transformation.
Over the past few years, IT has been focused on just attempting to control the influx of smartphones, tablets, e-readers, and other mobile devices into the work environment. It is now apparent that with the right approach, IT can do a lot more to capture the opportunities mobility offers while still minimizing the risks it introduces. To fully realize this potential, IT needs to acknowledge some key guidelines:
- Mobility Strategies
- Mobile Workspaces
- Flexible Mobility Infrastructure Platform
- Application Delivery Models
- Mobile Consumers