Ascom: How smart devices and middleware integration are revolutionizing healthcare

BYOD & Healthcare Since the release of Apple’s first iPhone in 2007, consumer smartphone adoption has been a driving force in overall acceptance of smart devices in vertical markets like healthcare. As individuals bring their personal smartphone to work, it’s increasing clear these smart devices are being used for work-related tasks. A Cisco Partner survey conducted in March 2013 shows convincingly that when healthcare workers were asked “Do you use your smartphone for work purposes?”, 88.6% of respondents said yes.