Released a “Report on the Conditions in Corporate Use of Smart Devices”

Released a “Report on the Conditions in Corporate Use of Smart Devices”-Breaks down the BYOD buzzword to make BYOD to be a realistic option when introducing smart devices -

Press Release

Feb 19, 2014
i³ Systems, Inc.

i³ Systems, Inc. (hereinafter called “i³ Systems”; head office: Fukuoka-city, Fukuoka; CEO: Tsutomu Sasaki) releases a report (hereinafter called “the Report” ) on the conditions in customer use of smart devices based on a CLOMO user survey conducted in November and December 2013.

CLOMO provides services from business-wide implementation to the operation, management, and utilization environments of smart devices as a mobile first platform. The best features of CLOMO are the easy implementation including “the licensing system allowing customer to choose only functions they need” and “ready-to-use cloud services with no capital investment required”. It is employed by more than 5,500 businesses, including companies with larger-scale operations like Obayashi Corporation; Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation; Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co., Ltd.; Noevia Holdings Co., Ltd.; and Fukuoka City Hall and achieved the No. 1 (*1) share of the MDM market for three consecutive years.

i³ Systems is engaged in various activities, for example, releasing case studies and guidelines on smart device implementations and operations to the public in order to promote corporate use of smart devices. i³ Systems would like to release the report based on the result of a user survey conducted in 2013 about the conditions in corporate use of smart devices.

【Overview of the report on the conditions in utilization of smart devices】

  • 1. Expected to improve efficiency of work from outside with the introducing of smart devices
  • 2. With the implementation, the running cost for administrators will be a major issue to be considered as well as concerns about security
  • 3. Breaks down the BYOD buzzword to make BYOD to be a realistic option when introducing smart devices
  • 4. Security tends to be preferentially considered than cost when selecting an OS
  • 5. About 80% of businesses are in the process of shifting to corporate-wide smart device implementation
  • 6. For functions, their user friendliness is more emphasized than their presence with management and operation services

【Details of the report on the conditions in utilization of smart devices】

http://www.i3-systems.com/report-clomo2013.html

i³ Systems wishes this report to support smart device utilization by businesses and aims to further support their innovative operations.

  • *1: Source: “Prospects in the Market of Collaboration/ Contents/ Mobile Device and Contents Management Package Software 2013” by MIC Research Institute Ltd., which is based on the actual shipment in FY 2011 and FY 2012 and the shipment forecast in FY 2013.
[References]

【Inquiries related to this press release】

i³ Systems, Inc.
Marketing Head Section
Person in charge : Shoji
Phone: 03-6450-1880

■ About CLOMO  http://www.i3-systems.com/clomo_en.html

Based on the vision “Cloud is all about cloud services, apps, and devices,” CLOMO continues to evolve as the world’s first mobile first platform service with everything required for businesses to best utilize mobile and cloud technologies.

■ About i³ Systems, Inc.  http://www.i3-systems.com/message_en.html

i³ Systems, Inc., is a software platform provider that develops and holds technologies allowing users to fully utilize their enterprise cloud and smart devices. To create the next-generation IT environment that integrates the cloud, smart devices, and applications, we endeavor to work together with front-runners as best we can. We have won various recognitions from a wide variety of areas, including the AWS Partner Award in the enterprise category in June 2012, the Outstanding Performance Award in the entrepreneur category at the 7th Nippon New Business Creation Award in the October, and the Entrepreneur of the Year Japan 2012 in the November.

Company Name : i³ Systems, Inc.
Address : Hanamura Building, 2-1-1 Ohashi, Minami-ku, Fukuoka-city, Fukuoka
Established in : September 2001
Capital : 282.50 million yen
Representative : CEO Tsutomu Sasaki
URL : http://www.i3-systems.com/

  • ※ CLOMO and i³ Systems are registered trademarks of i³ Systems, Inc.
  • ※ The names of companies and products included in this document may be registered trademarks of other companies.