How a Tablet Can Transform Business CSUSM MIS 304 Prof. Fang Fang Dec. 1st 2011 Jeroen Barendse Nick Block Rene Hernandez Eric Moreno Alan Orther Overview вЂў Background on Tablets вЂў Potential For Businesses вЂў Which industries stand to benefit from the implementation of tablets? Unleashing the Potential вЂў вЂў вЂў вЂў вЂў Portability Instant Connectivity Ease of use Multitude of uses Competitive Advantage Industries Standing to Benefit вЂў вЂў вЂў вЂў вЂў Educational Industry Medical Industry Automobile Industry Information Technology NFL, believe it or not Educational Uses вЂў New age of the textbook: eBooks вЂў Portability and Instant Connectivity Educational Uses вЂў Already Cloud Integrated вЂў More Affordable Choices Emerging Medical Uses вЂў Organizer, and moreвЂ¦ вЂў Instant access to patient medical records, and wealth of information on the Internet. вЂў Stores medical encyclopedias. Automobile Industry Car salesmen are using tablets to help customers. вЂў Demonstrate features вЂў Show packages вЂў Educate the consumer вЂў Sign the contracts Other uses in the automotive industry: вЂў Owners manual вЂў Mountable rear-seat movie or game player вЂў Repair guide Information Systems вЂў Portable and Powerful for IT uses. вЂў 3G tablets can work almost anywhere. Most Common Uses: - Note Taking - Company Planning - Email/Messaging - SSHвЂ™ing - White boarding National Football League вЂў Fans have a new way to connect вЂў Players have a new playbook вЂў NFL going green Top 5 Tablets вЂў вЂў вЂў вЂў вЂў Apple Ipad2 Samsung Galaxy Tab Motorola Xoom Toshiba Thrive Sony Tablet S Prices $499-$829 $500-$600 $588-$799 $430-$630 $499-$599 Specifications Disk Size(GB ) вЂў вЂў вЂў вЂў вЂў Apple iPad 2 Samsung Galaxy Tab Motorola Xoom Toshiba Thrive Sony Tablet S 16, 32, 64 16,32 32 8, 16, 32 16, 32 Display Size(in.) 9.7 10.1 10.1 10.1 9.4 Weight(lb) 1.33 1.25 1.61 1.6 1.0 Specs Continued.. Battery life(AVG.) вЂў вЂў вЂў вЂў вЂў Apple iPad 2 Samsung Galaxy Tab Motorola Xoom Toshiba Thrive Sony Tablet S 10 H 10 H 10 H 7H 8H Operating System iOS 4 Android 3.1 Android 3.0 Android 3.1 Android 3.1 Ratings Design Features Performance вЂў вЂў вЂў вЂў вЂў Apple Ipad2 Samsung Galaxy Tab Motorola Xoom Toshiba Thrive Sony Tablet S 9 8 7 7 8 8 6 7 8 7 Source: reviews.cnet.com 8 8 8 7 7 Overall Rating 4 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 Conclusion вЂў Latest Business Trend вЂў Ease of Use вЂў Increase in Productivity Questions?