Monthly Technobrief - April 2011

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Tablets and Smartphones: Levers of Disruptive Change.

All major manufacturers of PCs and Smart Phones seem to have announced their entry into the Tablet market, whilst market leader Apple has seen incredible scenes as customers have queued all night to get the new iPad. The Tablet market is reckoned to hit more than 50 million units in 2011 and analysts claim that by 2015 more than half of the devices in an enterprise will be tablets. So what is the impact of this? This month the Technology Brief examines the role of Tablets as well as the round up of an unusually large number of industry announcements.