Point 1 - What are the multiple points of engagement supported? (Cross platform support)
Traditionally, web and desktop applications are major points of engagement.
With explosive growth, smartphones have become key points of strategic engagement.
Point 2 - Can a single code base support various points of engagement? (Write once, run everywhere)
Point 3 - Does it need an expansion in the IT team?
Point 4 - How much of present IT skill set can be used? (Knowledge and training)
Enterprises have existing IT skill sets.
The platform should facilitate easy understanding and draw extensions from present skill set.
Point 5 - Can internal systems be connected and deliver content onto the mobile in a user friendly way?
The platform should enable enterprises increase ROI on existing systems through mobile-enabling.
Point 6 - Does the platform securely mobile enable new initiatives and existing systems?
Point 7 - Can the mobile data security be ensured with operations such as remote wipes?
Enterprise data on a mobile app is physically out of reach from the IT administrator.
The platform should ensure security with advanced operations such as remote wiping.
Point 8 - Can the mobile apps be managed based on users and policies?
Within enterprises, there are many people and multiple roles involved with different business needs.
The platform should enable the enterprise to deploy apps based on user-role relationship and manage them through policies.
Point 9 - Can the solution be installed on premise or a private cloud?
The platform should provide enterprises with different deployment strategies which suit the business and infrastructure needs of the enterprise.
Point 10 - Can new initiatives be delivered using the same platform?
The platform should facilitate new mobile initiatives for the enterprise easily.
Point 11 - Are the apps developed using the platform app store-ready?
The platform should enable enterprises to deploy their apps through public app stores.
Point 12 - Can apps be published through a private enterprise app store?
The platform should enable enterprises avoid the public app store approach to deploy apps through private channels.
Point 13 - Can multiple apps be deployed through the platform?
The platform should provide easy modes to build, deploy and manage multiple apps across different users & roles.
Point 14 - Can updates to apps be rolled out quickly?
The platform should provide ways to update deployed apps without disturbing the end user.
Point 15 - Can Enterprise Mobility initiatives be monitored from a dashboard?
Enterprise should get a complete view of all apps, users, devices and business analytics from their mobile initiatives.
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