Mobile Applications

Mobile applications are the programs that people run on their portable and mobile devices. Developers have taken advantage of increasingly powerful devices and bandwidth-rich networks to provide more highly functional mobile applications. In short, it is possible to perform a great percentage of the tasks in the field that formerly were constrained to the desktop PC. With this new freedom comes considerable security concerns. Sophisticated mobile applications are a competitive must, though.


Articles

Microsoft, Google Help Create Ethernet Consortium for Clouds

Broadcom, Mellanox and Arista are other founders of the group that has developed a spec for 25GbE and 50GbE. More >

CIOs Lack Control Over Obsolete Apps?

One in four applications could be retired, according to an estimate by Capgemini, but it's not always easy for CIOs to retire an out-of-date legacy app. More >

Business and IT Leaders Must Think Differently

Digital technology presents incredible challenges and fundamentally changes the nature of products. The first step is recognizing a need to think differently. More >

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Interviews

BYOD, Wireless Drive Network Complexity

The explosion of wireless devices has increased the number of devices workers use at home and at work. Ankur Chadda discusses the implications this has on the enterprise.

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Protect Data or Device? The Key Choice in Securing Mobility

Focusing on the device inconveniences users and doesn't work.

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Controlling the Mobile Transition

BYOD (bring your own device) is a well-established trend. The next steps are to redesign business processes as mobility takes root and implement a “buy the right device” program.

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Resource centers

Business Intelligence

Business performance information for strategic and operational decision-making

SOA

SOA uses interoperable services grouped around business processes to ease data integration

Data Warehousing

Data warehousing helps companies make sense of their operational data

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