Mobile software has crossed over into many technologies and businesses. In this ever-changing
topic, it is hard to keep up with all the news. This cross-site mobile software guide covers news,
tips, expert advice and conference coverage on all things mobile.
Mobile business intelligence news and advice
Learn about mobile business intelligence in this section. Get the latest news on mobile BI apps, device development and moving mobile apps to business needs successfully.
New-generation HTML5 business intelligence apps are the next step for mobile BI, according to attendees at a recent Information Builders conference. Continue Reading
Mobile business intelligence adds new challenges for BI teams, especially in designing apps. Don't overdo it on data, say BI managers and analysts. Continue Reading
Back-end factors such as network performance and server hardware are key elements of building an effective mobile business intelligence architecture. Continue Reading
In a podcast, BI expert William McKnight discusses best practices and action items for managing deployments of mobile business intelligence tools. Continue Reading
Mobile applications alter IT's course of action
Learn how mobile applications are changing business practices. Get the latest news on SaaS and PaaS providers, BPM platforms, native applications and more in this mobile applications section.
Whether to make use of a hybrid, HTML5 or a native application depends on each specific situation. Continue Reading
Building desktop versus building mobile applications: More than the device is different. Continue Reading
Soaring mobility adoption means enterprises have to 'go mobile.' Learn why JD Edwards and Oracle mobile apps will change business in the near future. Continue Reading
Learn how to make mobile SaaS apps Agile, including scrutinizing SaaS providers' SLAs, customizing a SaaS service for mobile or developing a SaaS app. Continue Reading
More providers of SaaS are serving up customer relationship management, enterprise resource planning and other enterprise-specific mobile apps. Continue Reading
Learn why more enterprises are developing mobile apps for SaaS and why some turn to PaaS. Continue Reading
Mobile application lifecycle management tips
Mobile application lifecycle management can be a challenging process. Learn about what challenges you'll face and strategies for best practices to solve them. This mobile ALM section includes news, tips and expert advice on mobile ALM.
When a mobile application is decommissioned, it's time to step back and learn some lessons from the SDLC and ALM process Continue Reading
While mobile development was once an afterthought, the new enterprise ALM (application lifecycle management) strategy is to put iPhone and Android application development first. Continue Reading
Application lifecycle management starts at the initial inception of a concept, and doesn't end until the application is decommissioned. Here we look at the challenges of dealing with mobile ALM effectively. Continue Reading
Cloud-based MAM is a new frontier for managing mobile apps, but all of its pitfalls have yet to emerge. To avoid them, focus on strategy, experts say. Continue Reading
Application lifecycle management is never easy, but the challenges of mobile make it additionally hard. Here we look at the top three challenges of doing enterprise mobile ALM. Continue Reading
Mobile application lifecycle management can be a challenge, so here are three expert tips to help solve those difficult mobile ALM challenges. Continue Reading
By exposing a network through application programming interfaces, Blackhawk Network is making the change from physical to digital cards. Continue Reading
New strategies for mobile developers
Testing, security and QA are part of the development process. Get a better understanding of the deployment steps in this mobile development section with news, tips and advice from developers and users.
The Facebook Technology Partners Program was created to help mobile app developers build applications that integrate with Facebook. Continue Reading
In this mobile guide, get a better scope of mobile development challenges and solutions. Continue Reading
Embedded development is a hot trend, but getting products quickly to market means accelerating the development process, which is exactly what the mobile AWS initiatives are doing. Continue Reading
The key to successful mobile deployments is effective content management (CMS) integration with the mobile app. Continue Reading
Looking for a start in developing mobile apps for existing enterprise computing systems? This mobile application development tutorial is here to help. Continue Reading
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News and views: Overcoming mobile challenges
Mobile was at the forefront of many of the software technology conferences in 2013. Find out what the keynotes discussed, what users were saying and learn the key takeaways in this mobile news and views section.
The cloud is poised to be a major theme at this year's Red Hat Summit and JBoss World conference. Continue Reading
Smartphones, tablets and desktop computers don't just differ in screen size; they are different form factors. Continue Reading
Adoption of cloud MBaaS is taking hold, but there are dangers of moving to the technology too fast. Continue Reading
As contributor Christine Parizon notes, BYOA management requires clear communication about and careful monitoring of employees' personal apps. Continue Reading
Learn about the status of tools for managing bring your own device and the top 10 BYOD management best practices. Continue Reading
Former assistant editor Stephanie Mann shares insights on the increasingly popular but still nascent Platform as a Service (PaaS) delivery model. Continue Reading
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Test your mobile BPM knowledge
How much do you know about your mobile business process management? Take this quiz and find out.
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