Date Added: Mar 2012
As enterprise mobility becomes ubiquitous, organizations are moving beyond plucking the low lying fruits of mobile technology e.g. mail, messenger, contacts and calendar etc., and are taking the next step towards mobilizing their business functions. There is a near unanimity on the benefits of arming the workforce with mobile devices. But, how mobility in business processes would pan out? How will it impact the bottom-line? Higher up-front costs on acquisition and deployment of enterprise apps do raise such questions in the minds of decision-makers before they opt for full scale integration of mobility in their organizations. Here, the authors look at key business functions in organization and how mobile devices and applications would impact them.