Use of Mobile Business Intelligence Apps Expected to Grow
Updated · Aug 10, 2010
According to this Computer World report, delivering business intelligence applications to your employee’s mobile devices can boost customer service. Industry analysts also forecast that delivering business intelligence applications to mobile devices will likely become a bigger phenomenon.
“Software providers have renewed their mobile BI push, with several of the big business intelligence vendors making moves in that arena: SAS added a Mobile dashboard in April; SAP recently introduced versions of its BusinessObjects Explorer for the iPhone and the iPad; and in June IBM showed off a spiffed-up new interface for its Cognos Go Mobile BI product.
“In addition, the field has also attracted start-ups like Mellmo and Leapfactor Inc., which operates a cloud-based service that can bring corporate BI applications to smartphones.”