The latest versions of the iPhone and iPad account for most of the activations between April 1 and June 30, 2012. In the tablet space, iPad is killing it, with 94.5 percent of tablet activations overall.
Adoption of the iPhone, iPad, and Android devices is all about one thing: increasing mobility via mobile computing. BYOD and consumerization of IT are disrupting industries as diverse as government, manufacturing, and retail. Ever see a coffee shop that uses an iPad as a register? Or hear about an electronic manufacturing plant that uses tablets to collaborate with teams around the world?
"Our device activations report shows that more and more of our customers - across all industries - are really embracing mobility as a new strategy for boosting productivity and business insight," John Herrema, senior vice president of Corporate Strategy for Good Technology, said in a statement.
Building A Mobile Business MindsetAmong 688 respondents, 46% have deployed mobile apps, with an additional 24% planning to in the next year. Soon all apps will look like mobile apps – and it's past time for those with no plans to get cracking.
Top IT Trends to Watch in Financial ServicesIT pros at banks, investment houses, insurance companies, and other financial services organizations are focused on a range of issues, from peer-to-peer lending to cybersecurity to performance, agility, and compliance. It all matters.
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