Appleâ€™s iOS Dominating In Enterprise Usage
Good Technology analyzed device activationâ€™s and enterprise applications for mobile devices from April to September this year. It found that Apple AAPL +0.73% picked up some share in both smartphone and tablet activationâ€™s and iOS dominates enterprise apps. Good found that there are over 1,000 custom enterprise apps built using its technology, an increase of 52% from the previous quarter. Secure mobile app activationâ€™s increased 42% quarter over quarter, which indicates enterprises are leveraging the devices their employees have. iOS dominated as the platform of choice for enterprise app deployment with 98% and 95% share in the June and September quarters, respectively. iOS leads Android by over 2 to 1 in total device activationâ€™s. Good saw a 60% increase in device activationâ€™s from a year ago with iOS accounting for 72% vs. Android at 27% in the September quarter. iOSâ€™ share increased slightly from 69% in the June quarter while Androidâ€™s fell from 30%. Windows share was 1% in each quarter.