The tablet era has been in full swing since Apple introduced the first iPad in April, 2010. Steve Jobs’ prediction that we had entered a post-PC era appears to have come true, because now, more consumers report desiring a tablet more than a laptop or other portable computing device. But the tablet revolution isn’t limited to individual consumers, as the infographic below seeks to break down for us. Businesses are swiftly adopting tablets for use by their employees for everyday tasks, making life easier and more portable than ever in corporate environments. Let’s take a look at how businesses are using tablets, and check out how the trend is expected to continue.
As far as companies using tablets goes, Apple has the clear and present lead. With thousands more apps in its app store than are available for Android, and a reliable and familiar interface, the iPad is leading the pack with a wide margin. Other tablets just aren’t stacking up at this time. A good home security team or even a small local bank will want the most reliable harHere is how businesses are using tablet technology now: