Mobile Adoption of Microsoft Office 365 Increases
The harmon.ie report also found the most popular activity conducted by business users on mobile devices was online and offline document access.Mobile Office 365 adoption is up by 6 percent, from 18 percent to 24 percent, among harmon.ie Mobile users, according to a new report from the mobile collaboration software company. The report was based on usage and activity analysis across 1,500 business users from 800 companies in more than 75 countries using harmon.ie Mobile. The company’s software works to combine Microsoft document sharing and social applications on a single screen on iOS, Android and BlackBerry 10 platforms. As businesses migrate to the mobile cloud, seamless document collaboration, such as allowing employees to access and collaborate on documents offline and online across Microsoft tools, is the top business activity on mobile devices, the report found. At 81 percent, the most popular activity conducted by business users on mobile devices was online and offline document access.
"Mobile employees have been limited to email and calendar for the past decade," Yaacov Cohen, CEO of harmon.ie, told eWEEK. "The survey shows that with the recent technology progress, employees can now collaborate on documents from their mobile devices. Employees can review contracts, budgets or presentations on the go, which boosts productivity."