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Enterprise Mobility: Review of 2010

Key points to remember looking back to the last 12 months

Since the middle to late part of 2009 I have been Evangelizing my thoughts on Enterprise Mobility. This has always been a product of the analysis of emerging Market, Industry & Technical trends.

I have seen many companies use Mobility to create & expand advantages over their customers and streamline processes, increasing staff & customer satisfaction. As we are now nearly at the end of 2010 and Mobility is such an essential and hot topic, I thought it would now would be a good time to review those observations, so here are some of my key thoughts in  'Enterprise Mobility'

Economy here




Competitive Advantages here




 

Opportunities here




Risks here

 

 

 

Steps for Success here

 

 

 

Design & Prototyping here and here

 



Developer Skils here

 

 

 

Management & Security here

 

 

 

Unlocking the Potential of Mobile Data here

 

 

 

The Tao of Mobility for Business here




I believe these are still valid and essential points any Enterprise needs to be aware of when setting out on a Mobility project.

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As one of the Sybase Technical Evangelists, Ian regularly addresses technical audiences all over the world and his sessions are always very well attended. He also writes education classes, whitepapers, demos and articles for various Sybase products and publishes regularly in Journals such as SYS-CON's PBDJ and International Developer Magazine. He is also the Sybase Unwired Platform & PocketBuilder Evangelist and works closely with the team in Dublin, CA and Concord, MA on new features and demonstrations for the products. In his customer-facing Evangelist role, Ian is very involved with the design, production and testing of Enterprise class Unwired Solutions, that have been implemented using Sybase's Unwired tools for Sybase customers around the globe. In addition, Ian is a dedicated technical expert continually working with Sybase's key partners and clients to enhance the capabilities of the Unwired solutions that Sybase can offer to its customers. Ian can also be found on Twitter @ithain

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