Here is some of the mobile roadmap information for Sybase and SAP that came out of this week's SAP Influencer Summit.
Mobile is more than flashy gadgets. It's about brilliant apps, useful tools and sound strategies for your enterprise to get the most out of them. Diarmuid Mallon interprets and analyzes the latest mobile trends.
Diarmuid Mallon is the Lead, Global Marketing Solutions & Programs – Mobile, which includes the SAP Mobile Services division and SAP Mobile solutions. He has worked in the mobile industry since 1996. Follow him here at UberMobile and @diarmuidmallon.
At its SAP Influencer Summit today, SAP executives showed off the potential of a real-time enterprise, with an amazingly fast demo of its in-memory technology, HANA. But it also emphasized that enterprise-enabled mobile devices are a necessary part of the next-generation foundation.
SAP spent $5.8 billion in large part to gain access to Sybase's market-leading enterprise mobile software. So expect a lot of talk about mobile at next week's SAP Influencer Summit.
Impulse shopping for point solutions to your mobile management and app development woes makes little sense. Too bad many organizations are doing just that.
This private regional university has jumped ahead of the Ivy League and fancy Silicon Valley-based universities in its embrace of the iPad.
I really really wanted to like the netTALK Duo. But the deficient voice quality sunk this otherwise promising offering.
ABI Research analyst Jeff Orr weighed in on the prospects of the iPad and the BlackBerry PlayBook, dual-core versus single-core CPUs on tablets, and why netbooks will still reign over tablets for the near future.
Verizon introduced an upgrade to its managed mobility service that takes away one more excuse for IT managers procrastinating about when to secure and manage their smartphones and tablets.
A Gartner analyst and his clever rant on how reading your e-mail via smartphone or tablet is the New Normal, and why we shouldn't apologize for it. Rather, it's the times we're sitting in front of our desktop at Outlook that we need to be, well, embarrassed about.
On the coming enterprise mobile app explosion, Battlestar Galactica said it best: All of this has happened before, and all of this will happen again.