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Day 1 of SAP's TechEd 2010 - Focus on Enterprise Mobility

I am sure one could have found sessions and topics unrelated to SAP enterprise mobility at TechEd today, but I didn't.  My day was packed from 7:00 to 9:00 a.m. with non-stop enterprise mobility.  Please follow me on Twitter @krbenedict if you are interested in hourly and daily updates on enterprise mobility news here at TechEd.  Here was my day:

  • Vishal Sikka spoke all about enterprise mobility during his 8:00 a.m. keynote.  Yes, you read that right, an 8:00 a.m. keynote.
  • I interviewed Willie Jow of Sybase today about all kinds of Sybase mobility related subjects.  I will be publishing his interview next week.
  • I interviewed Oliver Bussmann, SAP's CIO on enterprise mobility.  I posted the video interview here.
  • I interviewed Adobe's Matthias Zeller on Adobe's enterprise mobility work.  I posted the video interview here.
  • I lead an Expert Networking session on SAP enterprise mobility and spoke to many companies that are implementing mobile proof-of-concepts.  We had some fascinating discussing about real life experiences.  I will certainly blog on these discussions.
  • I spoke with Sybase's mobility guru, Senthil Krishnapillai.  We discussed the Sybase solution "mobile workflow" an under-appreciated, but powerful application.
  • I had a long discussion with fellow SAP Mentor John Appleby on his experiences with enterprise mobility in the UK.
  • I spoke at length about mobile strategy with Dr. Ahmend El Adl of PWC.
  • I spoke with Vivido Labs' mobility guru Steve Goldman and discussed his most recent mobility projects.
  • I am exhausted, but have two more meetings this evening.
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Kevin Benedict, SAP Mentor, SAP Top Contributor, Mobile and M2M Industry Analyst
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Full Disclosure: I am an independent mobility consultant, mobility analyst, writer and Web 2.0 marketing professional. I work with and have worked with many of the companies mentioned in my articles.

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Kevin Benedict is an opinionated Senior Analyst at Cognizant's Center for the Future of Work, SAP Mentor Alumnus, speaker, writer, and mobile and digital strategies expert. He is a popular keynote speaker, and in the past three years he has shared his insights into mobile and digital strategies with companies in 17 different countries. He has over 30 years of experience working with enterprise applications, and he is a veteran mobile industry executive. He wrote the Forward to SAP Press' bestselling book on enterprise mobility titled Mobilizing Your Enterprise with SAP, and he has written over 3,000 articles.

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