Good Technology has announced its Good Work email and collaboration suite is now available as a native application for Apple Watch devices.
The enterprise has a thirst for applications, and it’s becoming more rabid by the day. The problem, however, is that the demand will outstrip capacity. According to Gartner, the demand for enterprise mobile apps will outstrip available development reach by five to one – and it recommends bimodal IT and rapid mobile app development (RMAD) to bridge the gap.
Vox Mobile, the Ohio-based firm which offers ‘enterprise mobility as a service’, has closed a $6.7 million funding round, which the company describes as “strategic investment.”
IDC estimates that spending on cloud, social, mobile and analytics technology will reach around $940 by 2017. The compound annual growth rate is set to be three times greater in comparison with spend on traditional IT over the same period. This level of investment indicates that digital technologies will clearly have a major direct impact on businesses in the coming years.