Monday, 30 April 2012

Best business apps for ipad

Apple sold more than 1 million copies of  iPads in the first 3 months. This gadget is definitely more than just a larger version of iPhone or iPod touch. With 4x the screen of an iPhone, the iPad’s display is ideal for reading and for presentations.

In today’s post, we’d like to highlight some really useful Best iPad apps that might replace the things you do daily with your laptop or netbook. With a piece of iPad and these applications, you probably don’t need to carry a laptop around. Here are some useful Best iPad apps for Business and Presentation you might find handy on your next project pitch or business trip.

Power Presenter -This application is used for Presentation. If you save the powerpoint as PDF file, this app will help you do the presentation on projector. It will automatically detect the projector and send the signal to theprojector using the VGA cable.

Drop box -Dropbox is a free service that lets you bring all your photos, docs, and videos anywhere. After you install Dropbox on your computer, any file you save to your Dropbox will automatically save to iPad and even the Dropbox website! With the Dropbox app, you can take everything that matters to you on the go.

Documents Free - his essential application allows you to edit and manage spreadsheet & text files on your iPad. Works both online and offline. You can also synchronize files to your Google Documents account and open files on your PC or Mac.

OmniGraffle - Need to create a quick diagram, process chart, page layout, website wireframe, or graphic design? With OmniGraffle, your iPad touch screen is your canvas (or graph paper, or whiteboard, or cocktail napkin.

Idea Boards - A simple easy way to put your ideas somewhere. Idea Boards right now offers 4 unique drawing surfaces.

Intuit GoPayment Credit Card Terminal - Accept Credit Cards. Anytime. Anywhere. Use your iPad to easily and securely accept credit card payments wherever your business takes you. No more missing sales, or waiting for checks to clear.

Thursday, 26 April 2012

Best iphone business apps

Global sourcing is reshaping the way IT and BPO services are procured around the world and is creating a truly dynamic business environment.
For many organizations that are outsourcing or off shoring the success or failure of IT initiatives depends on the selection of the right technology provider. In spite of the critical nature of the process, many organizations undervalue the time and effort it takes to make a well-informed decision. Exploring the sourcing options and choosing the best provider requires a deep understanding of both the strategic and operational aspects of outsourcing. As a result, being able to understand emerging trends and a detailed insight into the potential business impact is critical. Most importantly, it is essential to understand how flexible, transparent, and innovative a potential provider is. The key questions that come to the outsourcing buyers mind when selecting an outsourcing service provider are:

- Who are the key players in the global sourcing market?
- Where can I get unbiased information on the service providers?
- How can I compare companies involved in the global sourcing landscape?
- What are the key trends and insights on the global sourcing market?

Headstream Advisory’s Global Sourcing Provider Analysis is an insightful and engaging way to help outsourcing buyers quickly understand more about key sourcing vendors and their capabilities across different verticals and horizontals. It provides a qualitative analysis of outsourcing service providers through insightful info graphics. This app meant to serve as a guide to help buyers understand the vendor capabilities during the vendor selection process. For the providers it gives an opportunity to understand their peers.

To assess the providers and see how they stack up against each other, a comprehensive set of evaluation criteria grouped into six high-level parameters ranging from Revenue, Resources, Clients, Delivery, Technology to Flexibility were developed against which the providers were evaluated and the results are presented in insightful graphics that enable . The current lite version of this app is focused on Testing horizontal and some of the top Tier 1 and Tier 2 Indian Service Providers namely, HCL, L&T Infotech, ITC Infotech, Hexaware, Sonata Software and 3i Infotech. The full version would showcase the other Tier 1 and Tier 2 Indian service providers along with global, Chinese, European providers.