Walk down the street and its obvious, mobile device use is up. But just how much time do people spend on handheld devices nowadays may actually surprise you. According to comScore, the use of smartphones rose 394 percent over the past four years and the tablets 1,721 percent over the same time period. But it’s not just text messaging and games that people are turning to their mobile devices for. Employees use more than three devices daily for their work activities and you can easily guess that their smartphones and tablets are among them.
After reading these numbers, if you don’t have a mobile strategy in place for your ERP solution then it is about time you start looking at one. Not only are your employees ready, but there are other benefits to your organization as well if you make access to your ERP application available through mobile platforms.