Sybase Mobile Evangelist

Ian Thain

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Another Proof Point for the Information Worker Vision

Power to the iWorker

For a while now I have been reporting on my belief that Smartphones or Converged Mobile Devices (CMD's) enable Mobile Workers to do their job anytime, any place & anywhere… better than ever before. See here & here

Now it seems that Forrester Research agree as yesterday FierceMobileIT wrote an article with some interesting stats regarding how information workers are using their smartphones for business. The article and the Forrester Research it quotes, is also eye opening to see that workers are willing to help foot the bill for these smartphones, as long as they are allowed to use the device of their choosing.

iWorkerThey have named them iWorkers and I'm guessing most will want the iPhone and maybe in less than a months time, if rumors are to be believed, the...



Check out the FierceMobileIT article by Lynette Luna here

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As one of the Sybase Technical Evangelists, Ian regularly addresses technical audiences all over the world and his sessions are always very well attended. He also writes education classes, whitepapers, demos and articles for various Sybase products and publishes regularly in Journals such as SYS-CON's PBDJ and International Developer Magazine. He is also the Sybase Unwired Platform & PocketBuilder Evangelist and works closely with the team in Dublin, CA and Concord, MA on new features and demonstrations for the products. In his customer-facing Evangelist role, Ian is very involved with the design, production and testing of Enterprise class Unwired Solutions, that have been implemented using Sybase's Unwired tools for Sybase customers around the globe. In addition, Ian is a dedicated technical expert continually working with Sybase's key partners and clients to enhance the capabilities of the Unwired solutions that Sybase can offer to its customers. Ian can also be found on Twitter @ithain