Mobile devices, mobile solutions
Challenges in the mobile market continue to be a factor. Google missed analyst forecasts for both earnings and income in the third quarter, while the amount it makes when users click on ads also dipped.
Total revenue for the quarter ended Sept. 30 2014 was US$16.52 billion, Google said Thursday, coming in below analyst estimates of $16.57 billion, as polled by Thomson Reuters.
VMware has assembled a package that combines its desktop virtualization software with its tools for managing mobile devices, giving administrators a unified suite to manage all of their end-users' application requirements. The company launched the VMware Workspace Suite at VMworld, being held this week in San Francisco.
The recently launched GSMA eUICC Embedded SIM Specification will "accelerate and help transform" the M2M and Internet of Things (IoT) markets, according to a report from analyst Beecham Research.
The report was launched in association with the GSMA to coincide with an announcement that leading mobile operators, along with SIM and module manufacturers, have all launched solutions compliant with the new specification.
The dream of an Internet of things could turn into a nightmare for mobile operators, if sloppily written apps or chatty smartmeters were to overload their networks with signaling traffic. To avert such a scenario, a number of operators are backing a new set of network usage guidelines for device manufacturers and app developers.
Another startup wants to offer mobile messaging to enterprises, even though it's questionable whether such a narrow service can sustain a company and even though it's likely that larger enterprise collaboration vendors will jump into this market.
This time it's a company called Avaamo, which is led by two former Tibco executives and which announced on Wednesday that it has secured US$6.3 million in seed funding.
Les Américains, les Chinois et les Européens continuent de dominer le marché mondial des opérateurs mobiles, selon le classement de GSMA Intelligence. Orange n’arrive cependant qu’à la 7ème place, derrière China Mobile, Vodafone ou China Unicom.
IDC constate que les entreprises françaises restent peu nombreuses à externaliser la gestion de leur sécurité informatique et à adopter des solutions cloud.
Au dernier baromètre de Futur (téléphonie, Internet, cloud), les PME achètent, via les canaux BtoB, presque autant de terminaux « durcis » que de smartphones. Entre smartphones et terminaux durcis conçus pour une utilisation « sur le terrain », leur coeur balance : les PME françaises sont confrontées à un dilemme dans le choix des solutions de mobilité.
SFR Business Team s’est tourné vers Lenovo pour proposer des tablettes sous Windows 8.1 Pro dans le cadre d’offres mobiles à destination des entreprises.
Mobile payments; home automation; health tracking; Bluetooth LE beacons; ubiquitous media streaming, and inevitably, one last surprise: In true Apple style, the product presentation was packed. But this wasn't Apple: Its back-to-school extravaganza has come and gone. The star of this show was Orange, the French network operator.
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