Taxonomy of Enterprise-related Mobile Applications

Brockmann T, Stieglitz S, Lattemann C


Abstract
The increasing diffusion of mobile devices is changing the working environment and implicating new challenges for enterprises. Especially mobile applications specifically designed to the enterprises' needs, so-called Enterprise Apps, conquer the market. Enterprise Apps support e.g. enterprise processes to enhance the communication possessing interface to existing enterprise systems, like CRM or ERP. Mobile workers obtain thereby an ideal tool for the accomplishment of their operations in interaction with enterprise system. The applications areas in enterprises throughout Enterprise Apps are complex and widespread. This paper sheds light in the complexity of Enterprise Apps presenting a framework for specific Enterprise Apps. It contributes to research by providing a first approach of a classification scheme to the scenery of Enterprise App usage.

Keywords
Enterprise Apps, Taxonomy, Mobile, Classification



Publication type
Conference Paper

Peer reviewed
Yes

Publication status
Published

Year
2014

Conference
16th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI)

Venue
Heraklion, Greece

Journal
Lecture Notes in Computer Science

Volume
8531

Book title
Social Computing and Social Media

Editor
Gabriele Meiselwitz

Start page
37

End page
47

Title of series
Lecture Notes in Computer Science 8531

Publisher
Springer

Language
English

ISSN
0302-9743

ISBN
978-3-319-07631-7

DOI