Beleaguered Mobile SmartPhone company Blackberry acquired Enterprise Mobility Management file sharing company WatchDox of Israel to bring Dropbox or Box.com type features in-house. Continue reading Can BlackBerry Make a Difference in EMM with WatchDox ?
While Microsoft’s new CEO Satya Nadella is busy charting the Enterprise Mobility strategy, Apple has quietly entered into a partnership with IBM to extend its reach into the enterprise mobility market through IBM’s MobileFirst for iOS solutions. IBM will also sell iPhones and iPads to enterprises worldwide. Continue reading Microsoft Talks, Apple Partners IBM to Push iOS Device Apps in Enterprise Computing
Microsoft’s Office Apps have been at the top of the free download category on Apple’s App Store. Microsoft Office Mobile also ranked as the second-most-popular app for free download under the Productivity category on Android Play Store. Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadela announced that Office would be available on “all devices”, including those for Android tablets in future. Microsoft seems to have got the much needed break in the Mobile War opening its Treasure and changing its business strategy to make money on converging Software, Storage Access & Services across Devices. Continue reading Microsoft Office App Download – Tops Apple / Android App Store – Negative for Microsoft Surface Tablet ?
What is the Problem with China Mobile’s [CM] Network ?
CM has a weak 3G network based on TD-SCDMA, and 600mn of CM’s 700mn subscribers are still using its 2G/2.5G GSM/EDGE networks. As GSM network was mainly designed for voice and small capacity of data, it is not efficient to handle the heavy data traffic, especially the busy ping data packets from WeChat. One of the immediate actions the Chinese MIIT can undertake is to order Tencent to Optimize WeChat signaling protocol, so as to reduce its pressure on telcos’ mobile networks. Continue reading WeChat Burden on China Mobile’s Weak TD-SCDMA 3G Network – How China Telecom / Unicom Benefit ?
Nokia claims many enterprises are already switching to Lumia Windows Phones. CEO Stephen Elop said, Coca-Cola sales associates in Vietnam and Cambodia will be using Nokia Lumia phones for order processing, equipment validation and market execution improvement.
Why Enterprises Switch to Nokia Windows Lumia ?
One of the advantages of the Nokia-Microsoft partnership is the close integrations of hardware and software. Nokia highlights the benefits of synergy between Nokia and Windows Phone 8, which enables easy sync with Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint, Skype, Lync and Office 365, and Outlook using Windows Phone 8. According to Nokia, Windows provides secure access to corporate data and back-end systems. Continue reading Will Nokia’s Windows Lumia Phone Enterprise Bet Pay Off ?