We've been seeing a tremendous upsurge in SMB companies looking for dispatch and data collection solutions on tablets. It's not that tablets can do anything in particular that smartphones can't do, they are just a much more usable form factor than trying to fill out business forms on tiny tiny screens.
Gartner is very focused on what it calls 'Media Tablets', reflecting a widespread perception that iPads and their competitors are suitable for consumption but not production of content. That's not what we're seeing. No, you wouldn't choose a tablet for inputing large amounts of data into a spreadsheet, but if the job at hand is to inspect a remote location and record findings, including photos and drawings, tablets are ideal.
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