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Mobile Expert Interview: Kevin Benedict and Rob Tiffany

Mobile Expert Interview: Kevin Benedict and Rob Tiffany

| March 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

Senior Analyst, Kevin Benedict discusses Microsoft mobility with Rob Tiffany on topics ranging from Windows Phone to Windows Intune. Rob

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Deploying Windows Phone apps for the Enterprise

Deploying Windows Phone apps for the Enterprise

| March 10, 2014 | 2 Comments

In the latest edition of Inside Window Phone, I joined Matthijs Hoekstra to discuss the different ways you can deploy Windows Phone apps in the enterprise. Rob

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Mobile World Congress 2014 in Pictures

Mobile World Congress 2014 in Pictures

| March 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

While Winter rages on in most of the northern hemisphere, Mobile World Congress brings us Springtime in lovely Barcelona. Hola from sunny Barcelona!  Mobile World Congress 2014 is bigger than ever with over 85,000 attendees.  With mobility firmly in control as the world’s largest megatrend in both consumer and enterprise technology, MWC14 has cemented itself […]

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Kevin Benedict’s Interview at Mobile World Congress 2014

Kevin Benedict’s Interview at Mobile World Congress 2014

| March 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Kevin Benedict asks me about the latest developments in Microsoft’s mobile device management capabilities in Part 1 of this interview. Rob

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New Windows Phone Hardware Partners

New Windows Phone Hardware Partners

| February 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The new Windows Phone hardware partners announced at Mobile World Congress include: Foxconn, Gionee, JSR, Karbonn, Lava (Xolo), Lenovo, LG, Longcheer and ZTE. Welcome aboard!

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EMM news from Mobile World Congress

EMM news from Mobile World Congress

| February 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Good Technology acquires BoxTone to round out their #MDM capabilities.

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NoSQL

NoSQL

| January 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

In this week’s episode of “Inside Windows Phone,” Matthijs Hoekstra and I discuss the use of NoSQL. When building mobile apps for the enterprise, an offline data store is absolutely essential so that users can keep working in the absence of wireless connectivity.  In addition to SQLite and SQLCE, NoSQL is a great option to […]

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Happy Mobile New Year 2014

Happy Mobile New Year 2014

| January 2, 2014 | 2 Comments

It’s a new year and therefore it’s time to throw some rapid-fire mobile architecture concepts at you to help improve your mobile enterprise systems. For starters, developers and IT Pros involved in mobility need to start thinking holistically about backend systems, data transports, and mobile endpoints.  Working in the mobile enterprise space doesn’t mean you […]

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The Top 15 Movies of 2013

The Top 15 Movies of 2013

| December 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

In the spirit of the Golden Globes, I’m going to spare you the small talk and jump right to the Top 15 Movies of 2013: 1) Her Directed by Spike Jonze One of the most original and enjoyable movies I’ve ever seen.  Joaquin Phoenix is a lonely guy that enters into a romantic relationship with […]

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Windows 8.1 on Retina

Windows 8.1 on Retina

| December 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

If you’ve installed Windows 8.1 on a MacBook Pro with Retina display, you may find yourself getting a headache as your eyes squint and strain to view the screen. I just purchased a new 13 inch MacBook Pro with Retina display over the holidays because I love the Haswell battery life and it’s arguably the […]

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Mobile Enterprise App Platform (MEAP)

Mobile Enterprise App Platform (MEAP)

| December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

In this week’s episode of “Inside Windows Phone,” Matthijs Hoekstra and I discuss how to build the Microsoft Mobile Enterprise App Platform (MEAP). Mobility is the top priority for Chief Information Officers (CIOs) today.  To drive their business, they must empower their mobile employees by unlocking the value of their enterprise systems.  To do this, […]

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Enterprise Mobile Management with Intune

Enterprise Mobile Management with Intune

| December 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

In this week’s episode of “Inside Windows Phone,” Matthijs Hoekstra and I discuss enterprise mobility management with Windows Intune. Yes, we covered exciting acronyms like EMM, MDM, MAM, MIM and MCM. – Rob

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