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App Innovation Critical in Engaging Millennial Workforce

Millennials are gaining a stronghold in today’s enterprise. As individuals who grew up with access to internet-connected technologies become part of the workforce, organizations are facing mounting pressure to ramp up their app capabilities. Application development platforms can enable businesses to keep up with a demanding generation of tech-savvy workers, especially as these individuals demand ... Read More

App Platforms Integral as User Experience a Growing Priority

Mobile devices have already begun to change the way people work, but organizations are still working to upgrade their application architectures accordingly. In particular, apps need to be designed to provide an excellent user experience, regardless of whether those solutions are built for internal or external customers. Creating this positive experience requires careful coordination of ... Read More

App Platforms Vital as Mobility, Cloud Solutions Drive Innovation

Application development platforms offer organizations a combination of flexibility and control that is increasingly important as enterprise mobility and cloud strategies rise. Widespread use of mobile devices in the enterprise is combining with greater dependence on the cloud to create new management and governance challenges for IT teams, all while asking them to innovate at ... Read More

App Platforms Offer Governance, Control Needed to Keep Pace With Mobility Demands

Mobile enterprise application platforms are giving businesses new opportunities to deliver robust apps and services to mobile users who increasingly demand sophisticated solutions. However, app platforms do more than just provide low-code app development, they also create what is essentially a fenced in area to host a variety of apps and data types, offering a ... Read More

BPM Plays Vital Part in the Rise of Enterprise Mobility

Enterprise mobility solutions have the potential to change how people work, but only if organizations have refined their business processes and procedures to support employees leveraging smartphones and tablets. Business process management (BPM) software empowers organizations to align their technological and business functions to maximize the revenue potential of their investments. When it comes to ... Read More

Enterprise Mobility for Financial Services Technology Firms

Mobile banking has been steadily gaining momentum in recent years, and financial services technology firms can use this trend to drive revenue gains as they reduce the costs of transactions. Business process management (BPM) software can empower banks and credit unions to take these benefits to another level by allowing them to quickly build enterprise ... Read More

Throwback Thursday: What Makes a Great Business App?

The app has transformed our lives. Think about it. Could you go back and live your current life in 2004? How about 1997? 1985? Try and imagine conducting your life…coordinating your work, your family, your time without the convenience of apps. Our devices and their growing capabilities have forever changed how we interact…how we live…how ... Read More

Enterprise App Platforms Among Tools Behind Mobile Maturity

Mobile devices are permeating the enterprise as businesses embrace the bring-your-own-device movement, even if they don’t have a cohesive strategy behind those plans. Mobile application development platforms are among the technologies that are making this innovation possible. A recent report from BrianMadden.com explained that the challenges that are associated with enterprise mobility have yet to ... Read More

Mobile development is hard…but there’s hope!

Bob! How are you? Well, we’re looking to hire some mobile engineers. Gotta get that mobile app done! Been there…How’s that working out for you? Ugh! I can’t find anyone that works out. They’re either too expensive or only have experience in one mobile OS. Mobile development is hard. Finding people that know how to ... Read More

BPM Essential as Companies Work to Cross Technological Boundaries

For a long time, the trendy conversation has been about how organizations can create enough mobile apps and services to allow for seamless smartphone and tablet use in the enterprise. This discussion is still going, but it has shifted. Instead of focusing solely on creating mobile-enabled solutions, businesses must also consider how they can streamline ... Read More