Last week I wrote about finding a better way to use sync technologies so that all employees can access the information they need, on the device they choose. What if instead of sync, you gave everyone direct access from their mobile devices to the latest versions of corporate documents? This is a new frontier in productivity: mobile access to enterprise content management (ECM) systems.
Do your corporate documents live within an ECM system? If so, you’re not alone. Enterprises and government agencies around the world use ECM systems to store and internally share files. Because ECMs securely manage and create workflows, they have become the favorite storage site of valuable corporate documents. However, their lack of mobile integration is a great headache for enterprise IT organizations, and, as I mentioned above, a new frontier in mobile productivity.
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