IT Management Slideshow: Smartphone Apps: Small Businesses Depend on Mobility

By Don Reisinger  |  Posted 04-01-2011

Smartphone Apps: Small Businesses Depend on Mobility

96 percent of respondents employ wireless technologies in their operations.

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72 percent of respondents allow mobile apps to be used in their operation.

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38 percent of respondents said "they could not survive" without mobile apps at work.

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49 percent of respondents have mobile navigation or mapping apps running in their operations -- the most popular choice among respondents.

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40 percent of respondents said their employees are using "wireless devices or wireless technologies" to perform job tasks while away from the office.

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33 percent of respondents are using cloud software or software-as-a-service solutions.

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Approximately 17 percent of respondents say they couldn't survive without cloud services in their operations.

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32 percent of respondents said they have no idea what cloud or software-as-a-service solutions are all about.

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