Category Tech Talk
Hi! My name is Apple Watch and this is my story. You may have heard of me. Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO, unveiled Apple Watch on September 9, 2014 at a special event in front of an elated crowd. I was introduced as the most personal device the company had ever developed. Later that year, Time magazine listed me as one of the best inventions of 2014. What an honor.
I’ve been using Apple Pay since early November and absolutely love it. Very much like iTunes changed the way we listen to music, Apple Pay has the potential to change the way we buy things.
The enterprise mobility landscape is in a high state of flux. The lexicon of acronyms in enterprise mobility has exploded. Market research firms are providing disparate perspectives. Vendors are shifting their focus at a rapid pace. Choices abound: Native versus Web versus hybrid mobile apps. Open source versus commercial solutions. Cloud versus on premise deployment. So many changes. So many choices. So little time.
Today’s mobile users assume that their apps are offline-capable. They assume that their mobile apps are more context aware. They trust that any information stored locally is safeguarded. Mobile middleware solutions provide a better and faster way to develop and deploy true enterprise-grade mobile apps that enable trusted and contextual user experiences. Find out why and how.
Magnet Systems recently published an infographic illustrating the journey of an enterprise from the Web to mobile apps. Embarking on such journey isn’t necessarily a smooth ride, especially for companies trying to build TRUE enterprise-grade mobile apps from the ground up. The road is run-down with potholes on one end and under construction on the other. Nevertheless, it is an important journey that every enterprise is or will need to undertake.
As with every disruptive innovation that hit the enterprise in the last two decades, mobile technology is about to change the way enterprises engage with customers, transact with partners, and empower their employees. This time around, the transformation is occurring even more precipitously with mobile devices becoming the central computing hub for both our personal and professional lives.
Do you watch television? Do you pay for channels you don’t watch? Are there too many commercial interruptions? Do you record shows so that you can watch them later? Is your Internet connection 5 mbps or greater? If you answered yes to all of the above, then it’s time you consider cutting the cord!
Earlier this year, I decided to go on an online fishing expedition to see if I could find any evidence of my first encounter with the Internet. Despite there being approximately one billion hosts on the Internet, I was able to find my first Usenet post.
Over the years, I’ve refined my management style with an emphasis on organizational effectiveness in challenging situations often found in rapidly changing environments. I call it “Management by FEAR”. But it’s not what you’re thinking.