Robert Bartley

Biography for Robert Bartley

Robert Bartley is an associate editor for the FierceEnterpriseIT and FierceFinance publications. He graduated from the University of Delaware in Spring '13. While at the unviersity, he completed a major in English and a minor in journalism, worked as the managing news editor of the school's independent newspaper The Review and interned in the office of communications and marketing. Robert is based in Washington, D.C., and can be reached at rbartley@fiercemarkets.com.

Articles by Robert Bartley

Google brings on wireless operators to help push Android for Work

Google today announced partnerships with eight mobile carriers to further push the adoption of its Android for Work container technology. This marks the latest move by the tech giant to rehabilitate the image of its mobile operating system as too insecure for enterprise deployments.

Amazon opens its AWS Device Farm for iOS app testing

The new tool Amazon pushed to Android and Fire developers to test their apps earlier this month will be extended to iOS soon, in a move that makes the service more competitive with others already on the market. 

Techs4Biz mobile app simplifies process for inspecting cranes, optimizes workflows

Proving once more that mobile technology is touching every sector, Australia-based Techs4Biz has released a crane inspection app for field maintenance workers and inspectors to make sure their heavy machinery meets safety requirements and other standards.

Salesforce launches tools to help enterprises build fuller mobile enterprise apps

Salesforce on Tuesday made generally available its Salesforce1 Lightning Components and App Builder, an app construction utility for the Salesforce platform that helps enterprises quickly build apps for any compatible device, including tablets and smartphones.

Verizon distributes incident documentation app ahead of potential strike

Facing an impending strike from its biggest union, Verizon has pushed an app that allows non-union workers to document their counterparts on the job, according to a report.

BlackBerry to acquire crisis communication firm AtHoc, further builds out software set

Looking to further solidify its standing in the market as an enterprise mobile software provider, BlackBerry announced Wednesday its planned acquisition of AtHoc, a provider of secure networked crisis communications.

Spotlight: PickTrace brings mobile operational management to the farm

Thanks to the maturation of mobile networks, farmers may soon be able to rely on their mobile devices and enterprise-level apps while out in the field to keep track of their business operations....

Sony and ZMP create drone joint venture, with focus on enterprise offerings

Sony will team with robotics company ZMP to create a drone joint venture named Aerosense. The goal is to build products focused on image capture as well as cloud-based data processing.

Square releases sales data dashboard app for informed decisions on-the-go

Square has released a dashboard app that allows business managers to readily access sales data. The company said on Tuesday it developed the app to lead to quicker decisions based on sales for the mobile manager.

First year for Apple and IBM partnership helps shift focus to UX and design

IBM and Apple are celebrating their anniversary: It's been a year to the day that the two announced their MobileFirst for iOS team-up, an unprecedented joint venture between the tech giants.