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Apple-IBM alliance shifts focus to general business mobile apps, says analyst

The Apple-IBM enterprise mobility alliance is expected to shift the focus of its mobile apps from vertical markets to general business applications, such as supply chain management.

NetMotion's new CEO Prusch: BlackBerry's struggles highlight fast-moving enterprise mobility world

NetMotion Wireless recently hired a new CEO, Erik Prusch, who was formerly the CEO of wireless company Clearwire. Prusch is still getting used to his new role as the head of an enterprise mobility management firm, but said that BlackBerry's struggles in the smartphone market, particularly as it has confronted the bring-your-own-device phenomenon, highlights how fast mobile technology and tastes can change.

Study: Tablets poised for aggressive business adoption in Europe

­Tablets are poised for a major adoption curve within businesses in Europe, says a new report from IDC. The firm said that tablet purchases within businesses in the EMEA region represent less