IBM has developed 100 business iOS mobile apps for enterprise focusing on many industries such as banking, retail, healthcare, public sectors and etc.
Known as the MobileFirst initiative, these mobile apps are fully integrated with IBM’s big data and analytics capabilities.
IBM fully supports the integration and deployment of these apps.
Besides harvesting IBM's big data capabilities, these apps also leverage on the cognitive capability of Watson, enabling the apps to continuously learn about the needs of the users over time.
These apps are designed to work with iPad, iPhone and Apple Watch.
In a nutshell, just imagine that IBM now sells mobile apps for enterprise, these apps are powered by IBM technologies.
For example, under the healthcare category, the Home RN app caters for in-home nurses to collaborate with hospital for home nursing application.
Another interesting app under retail category is the Pick and Pack app, which will help with the automation of fulfillment of sales using iBeacon technology of the iPhone.