The rise of simple and secure digital workspace technology enables new levels of innovation and competitiveness. But how are global companies managing this transformation? In 2016, VMware surveyed 1,200 CIOs, decision makers, and IT professionals to find out.
53% of respondents saw improvements in mobile workforce effectiveness thanks to digital workspace initiatives.
Also saw increased user satisfaction among IT.
41% of IT and business decision-makers saw improvements in total management costs by implementing digital workspace efforts, compared with 30% of peers who did not.
Organizations executing 10+ business mobility initiatives saw greater improvements compared to those executing fewer than 5 initiatives.
Identity management tools in the digital workspace enable secure mobile access to apps and resources
A company-wide push to reimagine business processes and deploy digital workspace technology is the most common driver for digital transformation.
While security and management tools lead the way at 45%, identity management software is seen by 37% as essential in creating a digital workspace platform.
Businesses that successfully implemented initiatives saw ROI of 200% vs 100% for businesses with no initiatives
51% saw improvements in visibility and control over mobile users, devices, and applications.
Businesses in the technology sector are most likely to call themselves digital enterprises (89%), but the public sector is hot on their heels at 54%, with many more public sector companies planning to embrace digital technologies.
Within 15 minutes, we were able to provide a nurse with a new fully configured device after wiping a lost device with protected health information.
- Alexis Petersen, Senior Cellular Analyst, Intermountain Health
Organizations understand that traditional approaches to application delivery and IT management are no longer sufficient in a digital world. To remain competitive, generate new revenue, and streamline processes, companies are increasingly turning to digital workspace technologies to transform their operations.Download the Report