Enterprise mobile app activations grew at a healthy 54 percent sequentially in the fourth quarter, with document editing apps, custom apps and file access apps leading the way, according to the latest Mobility Index report from enterprise mobility management firm Good Technology.
Whether organizations are building applications to serve their customers or crafting internal-facing business tools, enterprises would be wise to consider those times mobile devices won't be online rather than developing for an unrealistic, always-on world.
Almost all of the enterprise mobile apps examined by HP Fortify accessed at least one private information source within a device, and 86 percent did not have adequate security measures to guard against common exploits.
Microsoft will make Lync 2013 mobile apps available for Windows Phone 8 and iOS devices in early March, and will have mobile apps for Android the following month.
Sands Corporation, which is based in Las Vegas, has teamed with QuickMobile, a developer of enterprise mobile event apps, to become the first hotel chain to offer Snap App self-service event technology.
Mobile business intelligence will enable enterprises to adapt to the new mobile business reality that requires them to have access to mobile BI in order to make timely business decisions, according to research firm Ovum.
A new version of SAP's Afaria mobile device management platform, which enhances iOS and Android device management and the platform's enterprise mobile app portal, is being released today.
In response to growing IT managers' concern about Android app security, Google has launched its Private Channel service that enables enterprises to create private apps stores and control the apps their employees can download.
Infrastructure software provider TIBCO has released a mobile app development platform called Silver Mobile 1.0 that enables enterprises to develop and manage apps for BYOD devices.
Developers are moving to extend enterprise applications to mobile clients in the coming year, says a new survey from Evans Data. The research firm said that 74 percent of developers plan to migrate