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Startups making a difference with Mobile

Mobile is now a part of most of our lifestyle and reaches most areas of our everyday lives… Relaxation, Shopping, Social etc. It is also now a foundation of Enterprise Business, allowing the extension of business data and existing systems into the hand of the mobile information worker, out on the road. This Blog is specifically about those startups that have used SAP’s Mobile offerings as part of a solution or product.

GoCatch are using SAP HANA and Mobile to create a solution to a problem that frustrates many a traveller and commuter… Getting a Taxi. Here Andrew Campbell, CEO of GoCatch explains their answer which is based on a HANA backend to process massive data (including historic data) and to analyze peaks in demand.

Here is the GoCatch Mobile Application in demo.

The Mobile application has been developed for iOS, Android, Windows Phone and will soon be available for Blackberry 10…. TAXI!!!

Is Mobile hard to build for in the Enterprise? ExpertIG’s Mobility Practice Leader, Steven Crooke, covers customer feedback, the business case for a customer service app and a lot more with regard to the mobile app world.

The MyOrders Demo, which was built, like most Mobile Apps, to solve one business use case, can be seen below

You may have thought farming was all about old style procedures but this conversation with Garath Ellem, SAP Developer & Farmer, explains the possibilities of using HANA, UI5 and mobile for the future Farmer (especially in Australia) to analyze trends and animal data

In an upcoming blog I will be more specific demos from a company called Intenzz

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