Monthly Technobrief – March 2012

| Point de vue

Why is Mobility more than making enterprise applications available?

2011 was the year that smart phones and tablets outsold PCs for the first time. And Microsoft decided that the first preview of its all new Windows 8 operating system should be made at the Mobile World Congress event rather than at a PC event.

But what exactly does the term ‘mobility’ mean? Why is it different from delivering existing enterprise applications onto non-PC devices and how does it fit with clouds, and services? The monthly technology brief covers this high growth topic and the usual round up of industry news.