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Hugh Griffiths - Director, oMbiel




Friday, 8 October 2010
The Rise of the Smartphone
           Since the opening of the Apple App
          Store in July 2008, Apple unleashed a
 ...
The Rise of the Smartphone
                         The smartphone is emerging as the next
                               ...
The Rise of the Smartphone
     Key Consumer Enablers
          • Greater choice of devices &
            with lower cost ...
The Rise of the Smartphone
  Key Technology Enablers
     • Increasingly more powerful devices
                         Im...
The Rise of the Smartphone

                         • How many students have smartphones?
                         • What...
MMU Survey (Ongoing)
                                Smartphone Ownership
                                                ...
Most Useful Services
Course/exam Timetables                                                                     290


   C...
Key Challenges

          • Provide a Student
            Experience that they
            expect on their device
        ...
Mobile Application Development




    Browser, HTML5       Cross-platform   Widgets
                          development...
campusM™ Mobile Platform
   campusM™ is an
   enterprise mobile
  platform to enable
 Universities & Colleges
  to deliver...
campusM™

   • campusM™ for Students
   • campusM™ for Student Recruitment
   • campusM™ Solo/Multi
      • can create spe...
campusM™ for Students
 University News:        RSS Feeds

 Pocket Guide:           e.g., Photos,Videos, New Student Guide,...
Friday, 8 October 2010
Thank you.
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  1. 1. Hugh Griffiths - Director, oMbiel Friday, 8 October 2010
  2. 2. The Rise of the Smartphone Since the opening of the Apple App Store in July 2008, Apple unleashed a revolution upon the smartphone marketplace. In July 2009 Apple’s App Store was one year old – amazing figures - 1.5 Billion downloads and 65,000 apps June 2010: 5 Billion downloads, 225,000 apps Friday, 8 October 2010
  3. 3. The Rise of the Smartphone The smartphone is emerging as the next computing platform. The mobile applications renaissance has been dominated and led by Consumers. Enterprise Mobile Apps : Friday, 8 October 2010
  4. 4. The Rise of the Smartphone Key Consumer Enablers • Greater choice of devices & with lower cost options • Smart phone features are becoming customary • location-based services, app stores, gesture recognition, operating system updates • Students are bringing these devices to University/College Friday, 8 October 2010
  5. 5. The Rise of the Smartphone Key Technology Enablers • Increasingly more powerful devices Improvements in processing capability, memory, UI, battery plus features including video, camera, compass, GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, – adds up to a very strong mobile computing hardware • Faster and Accessible Networks Wi-Fi, 3G, 3.5G ...... • Adoption of Service-Oriented Architecture & Web Services Industry Standard for sharing data All Application Vendors are adopting SOA IT Departments are creating web services Friday, 8 October 2010
  6. 6. The Rise of the Smartphone • How many students have smartphones? • What services do they want on their smartphone? www.ombiel.com/campusm.html Friday, 8 October 2010
  7. 7. MMU Survey (Ongoing) Smartphone Ownership Android 19% iPhone 34% Other 5% Symbian 3% Windows 48% of students 3% surveyed have smartphones Blackberry 36% Friday, 8 October 2010
  8. 8. Most Useful Services Course/exam Timetables 290 Course Info/Deadlines 288 Accessing VLE 209 Library Account 186 Campus Maps 154 PC Availability 154 Alerts 151 Staff Directory 116 Locating Friends 103 University News 90 Tagging uni photos 42 0 75 150 225 300 Friday, 8 October 2010
  9. 9. Key Challenges • Provide a Student Experience that they expect on their device • Lots of Devices & Operating Systems • Cycle of change every 6-12 months • new mobile operating systems, new devices (tablets), new features Friday, 8 October 2010
  10. 10. Mobile Application Development Browser, HTML5 Cross-platform Widgets development Native Apps Architect for change and reuse! Friday, 8 October 2010
  11. 11. campusM™ Mobile Platform campusM™ is an enterprise mobile platform to enable Universities & Colleges to deliver a world- class, personalised campusM™ campusM™ mobile experience. campusM™ campusM™ campusM™ Friday, 8 October 2010
  12. 12. campusM™ • campusM™ for Students • campusM™ for Student Recruitment • campusM™ Solo/Multi • can create specific apps eg.Visitors, Welcome Week, Open Days, Students Union, International Students • campusM™ Conferences • campusM™ for Staff • campusM™ for Alumni TRINITY COLLEGE DUBLIN Friday, 8 October 2010
  13. 13. campusM™ for Students University News: RSS Feeds Pocket Guide: e.g., Photos,Videos, New Student Guide, Careers Advice, etc. Promotions: Campus-wide Messaging and Promotions Directory: Authenticated and Controlled by groups Library: My Account plus Search, Reserve, Renew Location Aware: “Find my Friend” Campus Maps: Search Campus Maps, Nearest, plus PC Availability Notifications: Notifications / Alerts (timetable changes, books overdue) Timetables: Personalised Course and Exams Finance: Fees Status Course Details: Personalised Course Information Grades: Personalised Grade Information Friday, 8 October 2010
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  15. 15. Thank you. www.ombiel.com coming soon www.campusm.com Friday, 8 October 2010

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