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4 enterprise benefits from integrating mobile APM with user experience monitoring

Employees and consumers are becoming increasingly dependent on mobile devices and apps. As a result, companies need ensure a quality mobile user experience across their portfolio of mobile apps, observed Mike Marks, chief product evangelist at Aternity. In this contributed article, Marks argues that a unified approach to mobile end-user experience monitoring is the best way for enterprises to ensure a quality user experience.

Spotlight: Microsoft releases updates to Skype apps for iPhone, iPad

Microsoft released on Monday updates to its Skype apps for iPhone and iPad, with new shortcuts to detected data and improved multitasking capabilities, reported AppleInsider.

Enterprise use cases will fuel growth in augmented reality market, says ABI

While the augmented reaily market is just starting to take off, ABI Research predicts that it will pass virtual reality in terms of market value, reaching $100 billion by 2020, or a compound annual growth rate of 73 percent from 2015 to 2020.

Vidyo, Mitel expand partners to bring HD videoconferencing to Mitel customers

Videoconferencing provider Vidyo and cloud-based unified communications firm Mitel announced Thursday a global expansion of their partnership to deliver high-definition video conferencing capabilities, including over mobile devices, to the enterprise.

IBM wants to help sports venues cater to mobile fans

IBM unveiled Thursday two initiatives that aim to revitalize the fan experience at sports venues through mobile and Web engagement.

APX Labs receives $13M from investors, including GE, for enterprise wearables platform

APX Labs – a company known for Skylight, its smartglasses platform for enterprises – just added $13 million to its pockets after its latest funding round.

With Lumia release looming, Microsoft releases possible mobile OS launch build

Microsoft released its latest Windows 10 Mobile preview build for testers this week as the release date of the Lumia 950 and 950XL, which will run on the OS, inches ever closer. Whether the company is wrapping up its preparations and readying a full release remains unclear, though some think this version could be the final product.

Firms increasingly use text messaging for employee notifications

Companies are increasingly using messaging for employee notifications, such as IT system outage alerts and emergency bulletins, explained Steve French, vice president of global product management and marketing with OpenMarket, a division of telecom software and services provider Amdocs.

Spotlight: HPE, Intel team on IoT products for the enterprise

Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Intel have agreed to collaborate on Internet of Things products for the enterprise.

Healthcare providers increasingly employ mobile remote-patient monitoring, survey finds

Two-thirds of hospitals and other healthcare providers are using remote patient monitoring as part of their medical treatment program for chronically ill patients, according to a recent survey of healthcare organizations by mobile consultancy Spyglass Consulting Group.