See how the Palm Computing platform can enhance your company'sbusiness. With the dramatic increase in the use of Palm enterpriseapplications in business, you may be wondering how this newtechnology will impact your organization. Handheld devices have theability to play very critical roles in the enterprise, integratinginformation, reducing redundancy, and making data mobile, which inturn directly impact the profitability of a company. Consider thisbook a "technical briefing," one that will help you understandexactly how the use of Palm devices can impact your bottomline.
Palm Enterprise Applications offers a comprehensive look at thepast, present, and future of the Palm Computing platform in theenterprise. Author Ray Rischpater provides detailed descriptions ofthe available hardware and software, development tools, anddevelopment practices. In clear, easy-to-understand terms,Rischpater also shows how to customize the Palm Computing platformto meet the specialized requirements of your company and explainshow to write new applications to meet these needs. And all of thisinformation is tied together with the help of real-world casestudies that follow successful corporate deployments of Palmcomputing devices.
As you read through this book, you'll discover how to: Choose the right Palm computing devices to meet the needs of yourorganization Use available software to solve a wide array of informationmanagement problems Connect Palm computing devices to the rest of yourenterprise Use the latest tools to write new applications that run on thePalm Computing platform * Obtain a custom application for the Palm Computing platform thatspecifically meets your needs
Focused on the needs of the corporate IT and business manager, theTech Briefs series provides in-depth information on a new oremerging technology, solutions, and vendor offerings available inthe marketplace. With their accessible approach, these books willhelp you get quickly up-to-speed on a topic so that you caneffectively compete, grow, and better serve your customers."...delivers what it promises...a fair value for the money..."(Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol 55, 2004)
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