CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

By Dennis McCafferty  |  Posted 05-14-2013

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

Middling Effort  78% of tech and business executives rank their mobility strategies as “low to medium” maturity.

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

Failing Grade  40% say their organizations mobility strategy is “weak.”

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

Uncentered  81% say their organizations do not have a mobility center of excellence to address the unique, rapidly evolving mobile environment.

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

Intimidating Task  45% say supporting the full range of popular mobile platforms is the most daunting aspect of mobile-application development.

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

Personnel Issue  41% struggle with finding and attracting the talent and skills required to oversee mobility projects in-house.

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

Outsourcing Initiative  38% say they outsource the development of mobile apps.

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

Top Three Reasons to Outsource Mobile App Development  Better expertise: 67%,  Lack of mobility development as core competency in-house: 56%,  Faster time to completion: 47%

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

Quality Control  53% seek a vendor that can design and implement sound quality assurance.

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge

Falling Short  26% say their projects have been put at risk due to their vendors’ unqualified resources and skill sets.

CIOs Struggling to Meet Mobility Challenge