By Jim Christofferson, VP of business development, Connect, Inc., www.connectrf.com
Important considerations for your next mobile solution refresh.
Maximizing productivity in your data collection operations is vital to reducing overhead and increasing revenue. However, the implementation of new application and/or mobile device platforms that are meant to improve productivity often cause serious mobile device performance problems. Hence, many experienced executives decide to wring every ounce of investment from their legacy applications because it avoids the risks to productivity associated with upgrades.
Attempting to extract more from a legacy platform than it was originally intended to accomplish yields diminishing returns. And, more importantly, postponing the adoption of modern platforms carries a substantial opportunity cost by flattening a company’s long-term growth curve. Here are some tips on evolving your mobile applications and devices without undue sacrifices to productivity in your mobile data collection operations.