The number of smartphones in financial services firms is expected to double in the next 12 months. During that time, organizations will also see the number of employees accessing business apps other than email increase from 23% to 42%.
• 50 percent of respondents expect that the majority of their employees will be using email and apps on mobile devices in the next 12 months.
• Adoption of BYOD will also grow, with the percentage of personally owned smartphones and tablets in the organization expected to increase from 40 percent to 49 percent in the same time period.
[For more on this topic, see Agility and Preparedness for Change Tops Mobile Strategy Concerns]
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