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Investment Priorities 2017

As we prepare for this year's Enterprise mobility Transformation Exchange, taking place in London from November 8th - 9th 2017, we've been working closely with our audience to discover what their top priorities and areas of investment are for the year to come.

Download now to find out if your investment priorities are aligned or where you can help provide solutions!

Contact us for more info about the exchange or feedback on our report: exchangeinfo@iqpc.com

2015 - 2017 Investment Trends Report

The mobile world is developing at an increasingly fast pace meaning that senior executives have to constantly re-evaluate where their investment priorities lie. The Enterprise Mobility Transformation Exchange interviews and conducts research with leading senior mobility and IT executives annually. 

We have put together a report that reviews top investment trends between 2015 - 2017 across UK, USA and Europe and analysed the changes that the market has experienced.

Download the report now to find out more or email us with your name, company and job title to exchangeinfo@iqpc.com and we will send the report to your inbox.

Take a look around our website and our resource centre to get inspired. We are always keen to hear your thoughts and opinions so do contact us using the details above- we would love to hear from you!

Top Investment Priorities for Mobility Leaders for 2016/17

Ahead of the Enterprise Mobility Exchange, UK, attendees were asked what their top business challenges are and which tools and solutions they plan to invest in over the next 6 - 18 months. This infographic lists the top 15 and five of the main challenges they are facing when trying to implement these solutions. 

Download the infographic below to see if your priorities are aligned with your peers or if your solution is listed.

The UK Enterprise Mobility Forecast

Enterprise mobility, and the organisational advantages which can be achieved by adopting such technology, have taken the UK by storm. Companies of all sizes, across all industry verticals, are embracing mobility to both enable their employees and engage their customers.

However, the rate of adoption and the attitudes towards mobility from a wider business perspective are still very fragmented, and enterprises are looking for a brighter outcome.

That's why we've put together the following infographic: The UK Enterprise Mobility Forecast  in which we present a forecast of five key areas of enterprise mobility, including:

  • Strategic Enterprise Mobility
  • Internet of Things
  • Mobile Security and Data Protection
  • Customer Centricity
  • Forecasting the Future

The Global State of Enterprise Mobility: 2016

Now in its third year, this report, compiled from responses to our annual survey with over 300 senior mobility practitioners, will keep you in-tune with the developments and trends that have occurred over the past year in relation to the technologies that comprise enterprise mobility, and where business priorities should lie moving into 2016 and beyond.
Make sure you download your free copy below to discover the results.

The 6 steps to digital transformation through mobile technology and strategy

Digital transformation is now a key item in every CIO, CTO and CEO’s future growth strategy. No company can disregard the fast pace in the current digital evolution and with disrupters taking a bigger cut of the pie, with every opportunity, the days of wait and see are well and truly over.

As such, we have created an exclusive eBook to help you with the digital transformation of your company. This eBook draws upon the experience of a global community, providing insight rich interviews, presentations and discussions providing you with exclusive insight into how CIO, CTO and CEO’s are empowering digital transformation in their organisation through mobile, touching on hot topics such as; security, IoT, big data, UX, app development and more!

Apperian 2017 Executive Enterprise Mobility Report


2017 Exec Enterprise Mobility Report Cover

Today’s workers – and especially the new entrants to the workforce – expect rich and full mobile support with connectivity to systems historically found in the office. As end-user expectations are evolving, so is the technology landscape. The benefits of getting mobility working in the enterprise can be significant, and the findings from this survey show clearly maturing expectations from today’s mobility executives.

For the fourth consecutive year, the Apperian Executive Enterprise Mobility Survey has gleaned responses from more than 100 mobility professionals across more than 10 industries.

In this report, CITO Research analyzes the survey results and suggests a program for taking advantage of the lessons that emerge from the data. This report examines key mobile trends year over year, describes drivers of success, and concludes with recommendations for expanding enterprise mobility programs.


Introduction: Survey Demographic Characteristics

Increase Productivity, Create Opportunities

Mobility Pain Points: Complexity and Security

The Scale and Scope of Enterprise Mobility

How Mobility is Driven, Measures and Improved

Recommendations for Enterprise Mobility Programs

Aruba- Locating Value, Extracting Content from the Internet of Things to Create Real Economic Value

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Blue Cedar - Healthcare Apps in the BYOD world

Download Blue Cedar's white paper on Healthcare Apps in the BYOD world now!

Lookout - Practical Guide to Enterprise Mobile Security

Download Lookout's  Practical Guide to Enterprise Mobile Security now!

MOBI Enterprise Mobility Acronym Glossary

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Interview: Phil Colman, CIO, British American Tobacco ( BAT)

Phil Colman, CIO of British American Tobacco (BAT) discusses current trends in enterprise mobility including the power of consumerisation and how this is spilling into corporates, which is having a knock-on effect on how companies are managing devices.

The challenges around this are looking for ways to control what is set up as consumer choice with a corporate and ways to treat and support a device that does not belong to you. When it comes to adding enterprise applications to mobile devices for the employee, Phil gives advice on how to keep it simple, using a HTML5 format, while remaining device agnostic.

Phil explains the successes of BAT in enterprise mobility – such as building their own corporate App store which is capable of sitting on a number of different devices.

Interview: Tim Embley, Knowledge & Innovation Manager, Costain

When considering a enterprise mobility strategy for your business, Tim Embley, Knowledge & Innovation Manager at Costain explains you need to understand the business case and what the customer needs before structuring the solution around their requirements. He explains the number of successes Costain has had through working closely with customers to get solutions right and providing a service to manage their assets better. 

Interview: Andrew Baynes, Enterprise Architect, National Grid

National Grid has been leading the way for the past few years through enterprise mobile technology. With a long history of mobilising workers at the organisation, Andrew Baynes, Enterprise Architect at National Grid explains the reasons why their mobile technology has remained reliable. The challenge is always around driving technology forward, there are obstacles around 2nd and 3rd generation investments and ensuring sufficient support as mobile devices are constantly being upgraded, there is an ongoing need for reinvestment in support. The bigger challenge for National Grid in the next few years will be to decide on investing more in mobile technology and thus retiring their desktop offering.

Q&A with Digital Transformation Director at Network Rail

Network Rail embarked on a £300 million technology-enabled asset data and workforce systems transformation programme, with the goal of exploiting asset intelligence to become a more effective infrastructure asset manager. They are already making £100 million savings annually. This Q&A delves into the main purpose of this programme how they use automation and IoT and how this links in with the need for a mobile workforce. Patrick also explains the main challenges with implementation that occurred and the best ways in which to measure value of mobility. 


2015 Post Event Report: Enterprise Mobility Exchange, London

Last September the Enterprise Mobility Exchange brought together CIOs, VPs and Heads of Mobile, Field Service, IT, Fleet Management and Operations from enterprises across UK.

This report compiles all of the facts, stats and figures into one. Here’s just a taster of what you will get;
  • The top take-aways on sessions around IoT, security, apps, best practice and more
  • Interviews with the Head of User Experience, Daily Mail Group and the CTO and Head of Strategy & Innovation at Heathrow
  • Key attendance statistics
  • Investment priorities of your peers
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The Global State of Enterprise Mobility

With an exclusive foreword by Dr Brian Laughlin, Technical Fellow, Technical Architecture and Strategic Planning at The Boeing Company and Advisory Board member for the Enterprise Mobility Exchange and other key industry insights from Google, GE Capital, Coca-Cola T-Mobile and British American Tobacco; the brand new The Global State of Enterprise Mobility: A Look to the Past, Present and Future report gives a deep insight into the investment priorities and challenges  of leading enterprise mobility and IT professionals.


Case Study: Capitalising on the Mobile Moment

Dean Murphy from IBM reveals the importance of mobile apps and how they can make a mobile moment. He discusses the importance of understanding why your company creates mobile apps, and warns of some of the most common pitfalls that can reduce ROI, including:
  • Testing
  • Dealing with complex integration
  • And security 


How Starbucks Got a Handle on Mobile Technology

Robert Teagle, EMEA IT Director, Starbucks joins Enterprise Mobility Exchange to discuss how mobile technology has helped Starbucks achieved best in breed customer service, increased operational efficiency and productivity and challenges. He also discusses what the solution provider community – enterprise mobility and beyond - can do to help address these challenges.


Create apps that empower your workforce

Hear from BT, the BBC, and Heathrow Airport on how to they have created apps that empower their workforce and enable them to stay relevant when faced with disruptive technology. Moderated by Nick McQuire from CCS Insight, they address questions such as-
  • What does mobile first mean?
  • How do you manage feedback of user experience?
  • What makes your enterprise apps successful? 


5 Reasons to Emphasize Mobility

How is your company going to navigate its challenges? Changes in technology make it difficult to stay relevant. Active mobile devices now outnumber the world’s human population, and mobile web traffic has now overtaken PC traffic in some countries. That’s crazy! As a result, companies need mobility to keep up. With 50 billion connected things on the horizon for 2020, the only sane way to leverage these major leaps in technology is through the help of a Managed Mobility Services (MMS) provider like MOBI. See why mobile-focused companies outperform their peers. Check out why you should emphasize mobility in 2016.


Case Study - Building a High Performing Mobile Website

Robert Camp, Chief Information Officer at Royal Bank of Scotland shares his experiences of implementing a mobility program in order to building an international community that keeps employees connected on a global scale. He takes us on a whistle-stop tour of his successes and failures in striving for this.
  • He encourages you to think really clearly about whether your mobile collaboration tools work for everyone within your organization
  • Think long-term, be prepared to migrate to a different system in the future
  • Keep the product as simple as possible and be prepared to lose users if you change the functionality of a well-used product

Case Study by Oracle: Enterprise Mobility at Digital Speed

Suhas offers his insight as the VP of Mobile Strategy and Product Management at Oracle into the digital transformation, advocating that mobile is at the heart of it. He talks about the challenges these bring to organizations trying to embrace mobility, including:
  • Building a backend big enough to support mobile apps, apps that often require complicated back ends.
  • Creating apps that create the highest quality user experience
  • Reducing time to market to see the results of your apps quickly
  • Measuring the success of B2C apps by gaining a full understanding of usage

Case Study: Creating an Agile Mobile Experience for Your Employees

Imran Younis shares the value of looking at the problem you are trying to solve before jumping straight to finding solutions. He explains that your product will be much more effective if you seriously consider how it will be used and what its value is to the end user. Watch the presentation here to find out how Laterooms.com has found success by doing this. 


2016 Post Event Report

The Enterprise Mobility Exchange 2016 brought together CIOs, VPs and Heads of Mobile, Field Service, IT, Fleet Management and Operations from enterprises across UK.

This report compiles all of the facts, stats and figures into one. Here’s just a taster of what you will get;

  • The top take-aways
  • Interviews from our exclusive speaker panel
  • Key attendance statistics
  • Investment priorities 


Top 4 Key Investment Priority Trends

Ahead of our 2017 Investment Priority Report, we have compiled our research from 2014-2016 to find out what the top 4 investment proirities have been.

Interested to know if your proirorites were the same? Download now!

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