IT Management: 10 Ways Android Will Change Enterprise IT
I'll be the first to put my hand up and admit that I underestimated the impact of the initial iPhone launch. In fact, I may be the only one who will actually say I thought the difficulties of Apple marketing a mobile product with an unproven touch-screen interface and a lock into a single telecom carrier would produce a slow uptake instead of a big whoosh. In retrospect, the iPhone not only reset the thinking in the consumer space but has reset the thinking in the enterprise and business space as mobile computing, mobile app development and location-based services have upended the previously staid world of enterprise IT. So what does Google's introduction of an Android smartphone indicate for the business world? Here's my top 10 list.