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-1- What kinds of applications are described here? What business functions do they support? How do they improve operational efficiency and decision making? New software applications for social networking and sales force management (CRM) make these devices even more versatile business tools, Mobile handheld for business and smart Phone ...

2- Identify the problems that businesses in this case study solved by using mobile digital devices? Mobile workforce of 60 independent physicians treating thousands of patients. The physicians use iPhone 3G to stay connected around the clock to hospital staff, colleagues and patient information.

3- What kinds of businesses are most likely to benefit from equipping their employees with mobile digital devices such as iPhones and BlackBerrys?

Hospitals MEDITECH electronic medical records system
Apple has captivated the general public with the iPhone, but has it convinced the business world to take the plunge? Even after the March preview of the "business-friendly" iPhone 2.0 software for the iPhone released in July, it seems that most iPhones are being purchased by individuals rather than corporations, who still look first at Research In Motion's BlackBerry when it comes to equipping their workers with mobile computers.But the iPhone is making a guerrilla attack on the business world, brought into the corporate world by influential executives, CIOs rethinking their approach to deploying technology, and younger workers who move seamlessly between their personal and business lives.There are several high-profile businesses, such as Genentech and Disney (both with strong ties to Apple CEO Steve Jobs, of course), that have declared their intentions to work with Apple on deploying iPhones inside their corporations. That seems to be having the effect of increasing the overall number of business smartphone users, however, rather than turning the iPhone into any kind of "BlackBerry killer."

4- D.W.Morgan,s CEO has stated ,"The...
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