Noting Gartner’s recent projections for an increase in mobile application projects, Mary Shacklett discusses three key focus areas for IT departments. She highlights the need for securing, distributing and managing mobile apps through management tools and performance testing:
Your website end user experience for customers using mobile devices might be great in the U.S. or Canada-but is it great for customers in Australia, Asia or the Middle East? There are tools in the marketplace that can extend your network visibility to the Internet at large. These tools can assess the performance of your apps and your website in the networks of many different ISPs (Internet service providers) and in geographical locations throughout the world.
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