1 May, 2014
According to research firm IDC, the number of mobile workers worldwide is expected to reach 1.3 billion (37.2 percent of the global workforce…
21 March, 2014
TEC recently published its 2014 Mobile BI Buyers Guide and a related blog post in which some results from a survey on mobile business intelligence…
Publication: SmartData Collective
23 July, 2014
The mobile revolution has transformed the way we connect, relax, navigate, enjoy our music and document our lives in photography.
Yet, for the most part, the impact of all this native capability on the devices we carry hasn’t penetrated the world of serious business. No doubt, millions of people…
18 July, 2014
Mobile business intelligence (BI) is transforming how executives and other business users can access critical data about their businesses. There are gaps between BI technologies and mobile devices, and leaders in the BI industry were willing to share their insights. I spoke with Quinton Alsbury, co-founder of Roambi; Francois…
16 July, 2014
Mobile analytics is not reporting
When you consider mobile business intelligence, whether for sales teams on the road, executives visiting remote offices, or retail managers walking around their own store, bear in mind one caveat: Mobile reporting alone is not good enough. You need analytic tools, too.
Why? And why…
23 May, 2014
With the growing use of smart devices the information being shared across the globe has been increasing tremendously. This has led to growth of Big Data as all types of user driven as well as self generated data is being released by devices. The increased use of apps, sensor based…
12 May, 2014
At an undisclosed location, the countdown has been initiated: five, four, three, two, one and deployment! A few tense moments follow and then a burst of joy. High fives, chest bumps, the whole nine yards. After countless hours put into developing a mobile app, the team successfully deployed it to…
Publication: Enterprise Apps Today
7 May, 2014
Everywhere you look, there is an article, blog post or tweet about one of the mega trends in technology—cloud, big data, mobility or social. As just one data point, a Google search on “cloud computing” yielded more than 300 million results.
These trends are already having a profound impact…
1 May, 2014
According to research firm IDC, the number of mobile workers worldwide is expected to reach 1.3 billion (37.2 percent of the global workforce) by 2015, with more than 153 million of those mobile workers in the United States and Canada.
While many organizations now allow employees to use…
23 April, 2014
Carnegie Mellon researchers have created an application that visualizes tabular data and lets users analyze it using hand gestures. It’s not the first attempt to rethink analytics for a mobile world, but it’s interesting and a sign of things to come…
10 April, 2014
Analytics firm Flurry has published data on mobile usage by US consumers during Q1 2014. While users are spending more time on their devices (an average of 2 hours and 42 minutes per day, up four minutes on the same period last year), how they use that time has changed…
8 April, 2014
Me and my smartphone are inseparable—just ask my wife. And because of that, I’m part of a larger global trend that’s on track to reach a major milestone. At some point during the course of this year, Comscore predicts that mobile device usage will eclipse that of…