Due to the rapid growth of smartphone usage, and the ever-changing consumer behaviour, mobile apps are now considered an essential part of business strategy. However, attaining executive buy-in for mobile app development can be an extremely challenging task.
The automotive industry is on the verge of a digital revolution, with the race to build the fully connected car already underway. The convergence of vehicles, communications and technology is driving this industry transformation. Ultimately, the goal of connected cars is to provide a personalised smart driving experience that will redefine transportation as we know it.
The drive towards smart cities is accelerating in major cities across the world. Governments and private enterprises are becoming increasingly eager to be a part of the technology-driven push for more sustainable, efficient, clean and safe cities. This means developing smart city solutions that are citizen-centric and offer real value.
The build vs buy is a common dilemma faced by businesses implementing new enterprise software. Balancing immediate business needs with long-term growth is both paramount and challenging. Ultimately, it comes down to devoting significant resources to custom software development or leveraging turnkey solutions.
Mobile is becoming ubiquitous in the Healthcare industry, playing a significant role as the industry continues to adopt a patient-centred approach. Healthcare leaders are now seeking to improve the patient experience through tailoring patient engagement strategies to meet the expectations of their digital savvy patients.
Last month, Liquid State attended the 2017 Berlin ConhIT event, the biggest health information technology show in Europe. It is considered a must-attend event for both decision makers from health organisations, big and small, and health technology companies wanting to showcase their innovative products.
As technology advances and the app ecosystem continues to grow, the power in the marketplace has shifted towards the consumer. Retaining and acquiring new customers poses a significant challenge for businesses. In order to stay competitive, businesses must offer a flawless customer experience by understanding the unique mobile customer journey.
2016 saw the mobile app market maintain strong momentum, with significant growth in app usage and downloads. However, with well over 2 million apps in the major app stores, discoverability poses a significant challenge for businesses in the marketplace. App store optimisation is now considered fundamental to successful app strategy.
Adopting new technology is essential for driving growth and profitability. Businesses are now utilising digital tools, such as enterprise software, to increase operational efficiency, engagement, and productivity.
As digital now becomes firmly embedded in every business as an integral part of strategy, it is a focus on people that will ultimately underpin success. With approximately 5 million apps available in the major app stores, the highly competitive nature of the app market makes the ‘build it and they will come’ a risky motto to live… Read more »