Computer software, Cloud computing, Cable television industry, Automation, Cost effectiveness, and Rapid prototyping
The article reports on the significance of using software-as-a-service (SaaS) or cloud computing in the growth of the cable television industry. As stated, SaaS is easy to deploy in low investment structure to help cable companies in mechanizing an entire sales channel with mobile capabilities, and to drive productivity and cost savings. Several business applications of cloud computing such as residential sales force automation and rapid prototyping are presented.
Field Technologies; Jun2012, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p28-28, 1p
MOBILE app development, BUSINESS enterprises, MOBILE app developers, STAKEHOLDERS, and INFORMATION technology
The article offers 10 steps that a business organization should consider in order to successfully create a mobile application for field services. The steps include that a company should define its business goals and supporting mobile strategy upfront. It suggests the companies to make sure that their business stakeholders are involved with their information technology (IT) team in order to define the mobile use case and also to perform device selection for its field services organization.