INS Mobile Computing
Once your mobile computing system is up and running, your users have come to rely on it to perform their daily tasks and your support staff is on to their next project. Integrated Network Systems understands that keeping these systems running is critical to your business.
The ability to share information across a wireless platform is becoming more vital to the today’s business communication needs. Mobile computing is a versatile and strategic technology that increases information quality and accessibility, enhances operational efficiency, and improves management effectiveness. At Integrated Network Systems, our mobile solutions will enable you to take your employee communications to another level and to rapidly deliver information consistently and securely. Your mobile employees will be connected with colleagues, operational headquarters and the customers effectively.
The increasing complexity of mobile computing hardware and software also increases the likelihood that a problem will arise that you can’t resolve. For businesses that depend on mobile computers, an unresolved problem can be detrimental to service levels and costs. It’s important that any mobile computing problems are solved quickly, but what if you don’t know the answer? Integrated Network Systems has the knowledge to provide you with the support and answers you need to keep your mobile business running.
Let us help you ensure that your mobile workers remain productive!
What is Mobile Computing?
Mobile computing is human–computer interaction by which a computer is expected to be transported during normal usage. Mobile computing involves mobile communication, mobile hardware, and mobile software. Communication issues include ad hoc and infrastructure networks as well as communication properties, protocols, data formats and concrete technologies. Hardware includes mobile devices or device components. Mobile software deals with the characteristics and requirements of mobile applications.
Benefits of Mobile Computing
- Location flexibility
This has enabled user to work from anywhere as long as there is a connection established. A user can work without being in a fixed position. Their mobility ensures that they are able to carry out numerous tasks at the same time perform their stated jobs.
- Saves Time
The time consumed or wasted by travelling from different locations or to the office and back, have been slashed. One can now access all the important documents and files over a secure channel or portal and work as if they were on their computer. It has enhanced telecommuting in many companies. This also reduces unnecessary expenses that might be incurred.
- Enhanced Productivity
Productive nature has been boosted by the fact that a worker can simply work efficiently and effectively from which ever location they see comfortable and suitable. Users are able to work with comfortable environments.
- Ease of research
Research has been made easier, since users will go to the field and search for facts and feed them back to the system. It has also made it easier for field officer and researchers to collect and feed data from wherever they without making unnecessary trip to and from the office to the field.
Video and audio recordings can now be streamed on the go using mobile computing. It’s easy to access a wide variety of movies, educational and informative material. With the improvement and availability of high speed data connections at considerable costs, one is able to get all the entertainment they want as they browser the internet for streamed data. One can be able to watch news, movies, and documentaries among other entertainment offers over the internet. This was not such before mobile computing dawned on the computing world.
- Streamlining of Business Processes
Business processes are now easily available through secured connections. Basing on the factor of security, adequate measures have been put in place to ensure authentication and authorization of the user accessing those services.
Some business functions can be run over secure links and also the sharing of information between business partners. Also it’s worth noting that lengthy travelling has been reduced, since there is the use of voice and video conferencing.
Meetings, seminars and other informative services can be conducted using the video and voice conferencing. This cuts down on travel time and expenditure.