From the Back Cover
"This book is a valuable read for any enterprise CIO and IT leader."
-- Mike Blake, Chief Information Officer, Hyatt Hotels Corporation
"Nathan Clevenger gets it. Read this book, or risk getting left behind."
-- Marc Benioff, Chairman and CEO, salesforce.com, and bestselling author of Behind the Cloud
"Nathan has done an excellent job of defining the impacts and opportunities of this disruptive technology."
-- Steven Birgfeld, CIO, Hostess Brands
Empower your employees and transform your business
The iPad is transformational technology--mobile, agile, versatile, and powerful. Its effect in the enterprise is no less revolutionary, but companies need to plan before diving in. iPad in the Enterprise shows you how to harness all that power and flexibility, making it work for your organization. You'll learn to develop a mobility strategy for your enterprise, ensure application and data security, and design and deploy apps that optimize iPad characteristics for your business needs.
- Learn to embrace the consumerization of IT and maximize the positive impact
- Evaluate architectural approaches and build enterprise-friendly applications
- Design highly usable user interfaces while gathering feedback from users
- Develop web, hybrid, and native applications designed for mobile devices
- Apply industry best practices to assure security of your applications and data
- Plan, manage, and secure deployment of iPads within your organization
About the Author
Nathan Clevenger has been developing mobile software for over 12 years. In addition to his role as Enterprise Editor for iPhone Life magazine, he is the Chief Software Architect at ITR Mobility, a management and IT consulting firm, where he works with FORTUNE 500 companies to develop mobile strategies and enterprise architectures for mobile line-of-business solutions. He has consulted with clients including 3M, Ameriprise Financial, Best Buy, Boston Scientific, Ecolab, General Mills, Medtronic, St. Jude Medical, Target, Thomson Reuters, UnitedHealth Group, and Wells Fargo. He regularly speaks at industry events around the country, and is extremely passionate about the unrealized potential for mobile technology like the iPad within the enterprise.
Nathan lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota with his wife, Francine, and three children, Jonathan, Justin, and Francesca.