Windows 8 and 8.1 run on 14.33% of computers, according to data provided by StatCounter as of April 20, 2014 . While that may seem like a small number compared to the 55% running Windows 7, the percentage is constantly growing because most new PC sales include Windows 8.1. That seems to be enough for companies to decide to develop an app for the Windows store. The Windows store has grown to 156,443 apps as of April 24, 2014 according to MetroScanner .
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One of our areas of expertise lies in the ability to effectively customize, develop, integrate, and use the Microsoft SharePoint application in order to help our clients streamline communication while better managing their communities. This includes everything from custom development and creative design to portal administration and communications strategy.
Salesforce just published an interesting post on their blog called "How to Really Solve a Problem with a Mobile App," by Technical Platform Marketing Director, Quinton Wall. The article covers some best practices to keep in mind while building mobile apps. It's great advice, especially their focus on a user-centric and iterative approach to building apps, and it made me think of some key considerations to keep in mind with mobility.
Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 and Salesforce.com are both powerful tools that can help you streamline and improve your organization's sales, marketing, and customer care processes. But how do you choose which solution is right for your unique needs? We've compiled some of the key areas to consider in choosing a CRM for your business.
Displaying list data or library documents on a SharePoint page is a common task, and allows your end users to see slices of content that you have customized for a specific purpose. For example, you may display filtered views of communication resources from a document library and communication events from a calendar list.
Microsoft’s Dynamics Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software is an easy and efficient way to maintain your customer or partner contacts. You can build streamlined forms and reporting to start managing your customers immediately, since Dynamics CRM’s “out of the box” functionality is easily customizable to your specific needs.
Workflows are one of the key components for automating and streamlining business processes. Since SharePoint 2007, there have been a wide variety of workflow options. This article aims to provide a brief overview of the evolution of workflows in SharePoint and guidance on determining the best fit for accomplishing tasks.
In a previous post, we discussed getting started with predictive analytics and recommended executing a proof of concept to prove the general benefits of predictive analytics to your organization. But how do you make sure that you're providing specific, actionable predictive analytics insights that deliver real value to your organization?
Scott Burnell is a technical consultant who specializes in business analytics and reporting.
It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the idea of designing websites that are required to work well on mobile devices as well as browsers, especially if you have never attempted a project of this type in the past. Luckily, there is a fantastic open source framework available to make this task quick and simple, even for mobile design novices.