The Threat in Your Pocket: Mobile App Insecurity

In this day and age, there's no shortage of cybersecurity drama. From the hack of the US Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to the disasters at Sony and Target, system security breaches have practically become commonplace. Recent incidents have also revealed vulnerabilities in commonly used mobile apps as well, such as when 40 apps were found to be malware-infected in Apple's Chinese app store,... Read More »

The Harmful Effects of "Dirty Data"

Data is the lifeblood of your company. In our technologically mobilized world, data is the lifeblood of any major business. Data helps you work better, smarter, and reach your target audience. But dirty data hinders this process and corrupts workflow. What is Dirty Data? Dirty data is bad, misinformed, out-of-date and inaccurate information. People, businesses, addresses, phone numbers – this... Read More »

The Many Uses of Digital Forms

Mi-Corporation's Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Gautham Pandiyan, was recently interviewed about the many uses of digital forms as part of PerfectForms' Expert Interview program. You can read the full interview here. -- Question 1 "One of Mi-Corporation's most popular products is Mi-Forms, an enterprise-class mobile forms software that can be used on any device, anywhere. Could you give us... Read More »

Mobility Summit 2015 Recap

As you may know, last week concluded our annual Mobility Summit held here in Durham, N.C. We hope everyone whether local, from across the country, or from around the world has traveled safely home from the event. We would once again like to give a tremendous thanks to all our sponsors, partners, customers and friends for joining us and making our 2015 Mobility Summit such a success! This year's... Read More »

Intel + Mi-Co: Mobilizing Workers with Mi-Forms

Last year, Intel approached us with an exciting opportunity to tune our software for increased functionality with their 2 in 1 line of convertible devices. You may have seen their advertising around these devices over the last few months. It presented a great opportunity for us to enhance our Windows mobile form solution Mi-Forms. Read More »

Mapping in Mi-Forms

Earlier this month I had the opportunity to attend Esri’s Developer Summit in Washington DC. Aside from a chance to visit the nation’s capital near where I attended school (go Terps!), this provided a great resource for providing details on how to more tightly integrate with Esri’s ArcGIS Platform. Geographic Information Systems (GIS) can provide a way to visualize all sorts of data from weather... Read More »

Scaling Mi-Corporation Applications

Mi-Forms has a well documented history of providing mobile solutions for the enterprise, but just how does it scale? Many of our solutions rely on a single IIS web server and a variable number of mobile devices. In fact a customer can have a single server, or even a VM, that hosts Mi-Forms Server on IIS and SQL Server Express all in one. This provides customers with a quick way to get started,... Read More »

Bonjour From the 2014 Government Technology Exhibition and Conference (GTEC)

This past week I had the opportunity to participate in the GTEC conference with our ruggedized mobility partner Motion Computing and over 6,000 other participants to exchange ideas and advance the business of mobile software solutions in the Canadian government. The conference featured keynote addresses, seminars, panels, workshops, round-table discussions and the exhibitor showcase displayed the... Read More »

Mobile Devices in the Enterprise - The Lines Continue to Blur

As recently as a few years ago, there were very big differences between what smartphones were used for and what tablet devices were used for. Smartphones were primarily used for tasks such as reading email, checking social media sites, taking photos, playing quick games, sending text messages, and sometimes even making actual phone calls. Tablets were used for tasks such as writing documents,... Read More »

Training for Mobility Success

Replacing paper processes with a mobile data capture system like Mi-Forms can positively impact a business, providing benefits such as increased data accuracy, streamlined workflow and increased worker productivity. But change can be difficult. User adoption is one of the key failure points in mobility projects. Read More »