As with many large organisations, the majority of your enterprise data is, no doubt, located on a mainframe. This is a mobile world and it’s therefore essential to connect your mainframe data to the latest mobile devices as information needs to be accessed regardless of the location of your staff, whether in the office, overseas, at a meeting or an event or when working from home. With increased flexibility comes an increase in efficiency and ultimately, productivity. The benefits to your organisation are countless.
Easier Access to Financial Information
Empowering your financial team to make speedier decisions via easy access to data via mobile devices is a positive move for any organisation. Access to crucial information 24/7 will allow your staff to deal with situations as they arise, regardless of time or their location.
Improved Business Processing
A terminal emulator via a mobile browser helps maintain and improve your existing business processes and advancing business practices will help increase efficiency, saving time and money.
Accuracy is essential to your bottom line. Getting immediate access to current data allows you and your team to make precise decisions. Faster data updates will protect your organisation as producing fewer errors helps save money and increase profits.
Flexibility of Operations
A flexible workforce is a successful workforce. Adaptable operations will ensure wherever your staff are in the world, regardless of the time difference, access to data is immediate. No time is wasted, no extra travel is necessary, increased proficiency leads to increased profits.
From flexibility of operations to the efficiency of operations. From multiple screens to a single screen, creating simplicity of operation ultimately results in proficiency of your processes. Gaining value from their devices, your team can deliver great results, not just time efficient but cost effective too.
Immediate access to data, leads to increase efficiency which in turn results in greater productivity. Improved and effective use of screens and data visualisation speeds up processing systems saving your workforce time and effort.
Operate Any Time of the Day
Hours of operation can be restrictive to any business but not with improved systems. Users will be able to access critical data any time, any place. If there are issues that need to be resolved, increased reaction times means they can be dealt with immediately, outside of office hours. Extra hours of operation will also mean of course, increased revenue.
Reduced Security Issues
Avoiding down time due to security issues is essential to maintain normal business processes. Using existing mainframe and application security helps retain levels of protection even through web access.
It’s simple, the more accurate the data, the reduction of errors. By using verified applications on a mainframe will ensure your organisation’s processes are safely maintained.
The Sustainability Issue
Sustainability is the buzz word on everyone’s lips, improving sustainability is great PR for your organisation. Reduction in your carbon footprint is vital and storing big data on the mainframe reduces energy consumption. Terminal emulation software via a browser will increase sustainability as they negate the need for data centres.
A combination of changing mainframe data and instant access via a mobile device allows staff in the field take advantage of new opportunities. This highlighting of new opportunities or avenues for business allows a sales team to act instantly to up sell or cross sell. You will find your organisation will reap the benefits of the flexibility of the new processes in place
In any competitive market, all organisations need to look like they have their finger on the pulse. The new look screens and data visualisation speeds will have a dramatic effect. Clients will be impressed and feel confident in the knowledge they are dealing with a leading edge organisation.