Providing data and functionality where it is most needed is important for organizational success. Employees and internal stakeholders need data to make good decisions. Agile, highly-productive companies distribute data and functionality to internal stakeholders wherever they happen to be.
All companies claim to want more productivity but are impacted by their choices in information technology and application development. Most organization have a variety of enterprise, legacy, bespoke and off-the-shelf systems.
Getting mobile apps to work across nonstandard technical landscapes is challenging.
Also, internal users use several apps on a regular basis each with their own user experience, navigation and functionality. Further, internal users often only use a portion of an application, not the whole thing.