PowWow Enhaces its SmartUX Platform for the Mobility Challenge
Enterprise mobility has come a long way to become more and more relevant for modern organizations. The mobile revolution has brought in a sense of maturity to businesses. Mobile platforms have made it easier to integrate new technologies, potentially eliminating cost, and delays by developing IT and user relationship. The expansive use of mobile applications has given rise to the new trend of distributed workplaces. In an enterprise, mobile is now the easiest, fastest, and most effective way to manage any exchange of information between teams.
The way industry experts see it; mobile innovation has become an ultimate goal in the IT services market for improving productivity and revenues and to steer clear of competition. Mobile influence is growing at an exception speed, evident form the way global players are raking in more investments in the sector. The need to humanize mobile interactions may help companies to rethink their people, policy and process issues.
With the enterprise mobility market expected to reach the $73.30 billion mark by 202, companies are gearing up to make the most of their mobile technologies. PowWow Mobile recently introduced its new mobility product into the market called as SmartUX Platform version 5.0. Popular among corporate as one of the leading enterprise mobility companies, PowWow Mobile is looking to deliver powerful, modern native mobile apps quickly, simply and economically with SmartUX.
SmartUX 5.0 provides solutions for the rapid design and deployment of enterprise mobile apps. The enhanced platform features include pre-built micro-app and universal app templates to accelerate the creation of mobile app projects and role-based permissions that provide individual users or departments with access to projects, as well as preview and sharing of apps with specific teams. In addition, SmartUX 5.0 will provide users with the new SmartUX™ Dashboard, an end-to-end suite of analytics and performance monitoring for apps built on the SmartUX Platform.
“Improving the way that employees share and collaborate on mobile app development, as well as access to critical analytics on how apps are being used, represent a key and very welcome area of improvement in PowWow Mobile’s SmartUX 5.0 release,” said Adam Holtby, research analyst, enterprise mobility and productivity, Ovum Research. “ Mobility, and particularly mobile apps are a valuable element of digital transformation efforts. For organizations, being able to identify the habits and usage patterns associated with mobile apps will be important in reporting on how mobility initiatives are contributing to broader digital transformation objectives.“
Sonata Software Launches Halosys to Tap the Mobile Growth
Sonata Software has made new improvements to its Enterprise Mobility Platform, Halosys. The tech company recently announced that its mobility platform Halosys will now have additional features to solve problems consistently and effectively. The new platform pushes the limits of Enterprise mobile management solutions to support SAP HANAconnector, Pre-Built Connectors to Microsoft Dynamics AX7 and AX2012, availability on Amazon AWS and Microsoft Azure and Enterprise AppCenter. This step could be crucial towards the continuous improvement of the company’s mobility platforms. As one of the company’s executive pointed out, the new platform will help in creating a capability that is fundamental to unlock customers’ digital potential.
Avinash Harsh, Global Mobility Head at Sonata Software and Co-founder of Halosys said ‘These advancements to our platform will enable enterprises to keep pace with the new technology and to have the right mobile infrastructure. Our constant effort is to increase productivity, reduce cost and provide the best value possible to enterprises to make their mobility programs streamlined, scalable and less challenging.’
The new advancements to the Halosys platform are aimed at helping business to strengthen their mobility solutions. The company understands that in the current business environment, reducing cost and increasing the speed of development has been one of the primary concerns of mobile enterprises. Through this extremely mature mobile platform, businesses can seamlessly connect to multiple systems including legacy and home grown environments.
The new features bring the following capabilities:
A SAP HANAconnector which enables rapid connectivity with SAP HANA. Halosys already has pre-built connectors for SAP, Hybris, Oracle, Salesforce & NetSuite and protocol aware connectors for any legacy system, database or cloud application.
Pre-Built Connectors to Microsoft Dynamics AX7 and AX2012 have been added, enabling quick and optimized connectivity with backend systems.
Availability on Amazon AWS and Microsoft Azure enables customers looking for on premise or private deployment. Halosys on AzureAppGallery provides a seamless authentication with Azure AD via SAML helping companies to expedite building and managing Mobile & web apps by leveraging their existing infrastructure.
Enterprise AppCenter includes a low code App Builder for Rapid app development (beta) and pre-built Enterprise mobile solutions for Retail, Distribution & Manufacturing companies for private app deployments.
Samsung and Microsoft Launch the Galaxy Book
Samsung and Microsoft are once again collaborating to launch a new 2-in-1 device for the enterprise mobility market. In the recently concluded Mobile World Congress, both the companies came together to announce the unveiling of the new product. Built on the Windows 10 platform, the 2-in-1 device, named the Galaxy Book finds intelligent and secure ways to help customers deliver innovative mobile experiences. While adopting more of the product, which comes in 10.6-inch and 12-inch models, companies will be able to bring more visibility into the digital transformation journeys.
Looking to achieve quick growth in the mobility market, organizations are now geared up to make the best use of Samsung’s product innovation and Microsoft’s strong technical expertise. For the tech leaders, this joint initiative is part of the bigger drive to create interesting new applications. Galaxy in designed for the mobile enterprise customer in mind, and offers enterprise-grade performance. The 12-inch model has a 7th Generation Intel Core i5 processor Dual Core 3.1GHz, while the 10.6-inch model boasts an Intel Core m3 processor, Dual core 2.6GHz. The Galaxy Book aims to empower users with more options to connect their Galaxy smartphone to Windows Hello.
Jeeho Baek, Senior Vice President of B2B Product Management Group, Mobile Communications at Samsung Electronics, said: “We believe collaboration with key partners like Microsoft is essential for innovation, as it shares our vision for building excellence in mobile productivity.”
“Enterprise mobility allows businesses to expand the boundaries with which they operate and workers to gain flexibility in how they work. Together with Microsoft, we hope to further solve the challenges our customers face by creating flexible and secure technology.”
Peter Han, Vice President, Partner Devices and Solutions, Microsoft, said: “Microsoft and Samsung are working together to deliver innovative mobile experiences that help organizations with digital transformation, and the Samsung Galaxy Book is a great example of that focus in action”
“Samsung’s new Galaxy Book lights up digital capabilities of Windows 10, such as Windows Ink, that empower employees to achieve more by working in a more intelligent, portable and secure way.”
The companies are pressing forward to equip customers with first-hand innovation through the new product and plan to make headways in the mobile market. An initial release date for the Galaxy Book is still to be announced.