Business apps have emerged as essential in the digital workplace, according to a recent survey from VMware. The resulting report, “The Impact of the Digital Workforce: The New Equilibrium of the Digitally Transformed Enterprise,” indicates that these apps are significantly increasing productivity and efficiency among employees. They also serve as a great recruitment tool, as they foster an environment of optimal collaboration and decision-making that leads to inspired innovation. CIOs and other top IT managers, however, must do a better job of making the latest apps available in a “one-stop shop” manner, findings reveal. “(The) digital transformation — particularly through highly accessible employee-centric applications and productivity suites — is forcing management to adjust to a new equilibrium within the enterprise,” according to the report.
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