10 Top Business Apps for Tablets

10 Top Business Apps for Tablets

10 Top Business Apps for Tablets

Sales automation systems for customer collateral, sales presentations, and ordering systems
As tablet computers grow more common in the office, applications available for them are evolving from simple personal productivity software and games like Angry Birds to sophisticated enterprise tools. See also Best Business Apps of 2011 “Major software vendors are taking the tablet seriously and embracing the market, following where users want to take the platform,” said Gartner analyst and vice president David Willis. Applications that tie in with enterprise systems like ERP, CRM and others are launching, yet vendors can't just throw them together, says Willis. “Success lies in how the vendor re-factors the apps in a meaningful way, rather than just duplicating the traditional desktop or browser experience." IT needs to be careful in choosing which apps they give users, and make sure they're secure. This list includes Gartner's top 10 applications in terms of usefulness to businesses.

Submit a Comment

Loading Comments...
eWeek eWeek

Have the latest technology news and resources emailed to you everyday.