Lets have a Small Story on How SAP Mobile Start App can Increase Agility, Boost Productivity, Optimize Workflows in our Day to Day Life
Imagine Albert, the finance manager at a medium-sized tech company, uses Sap Mobile Start to get his important business numbers and latest company news on his iPhone.
While sitting in the taxi on his way to an important customer meeting, He open Sap Mobile Start to get an overview on the most important information.
He then open the Sap Customer Guide app to get a360 degree view on his customer.
During the customer meeting, He quickly opened the respective
Sap S 4hana app without even having to go into Sap Mobile Start.
After the successful meeting, He is back in his taxi while he go through
his SAP notifications in his Apple Watch
SAP Mobile Start is a mobile application that enables users to access SAP’s products from their mobile devices. It provides users with native notifications and business widgets, quick access to apps through native device search, and the ability to see relevant apps and content on the start screen. The application screen provides a full list of relevant native and web-optimized apps, news feeds, and web links. The application leverages SAP Business Technology Platform services and integrates with SAP Mobile Services, SAP Launchpad Service, and SAP BTP Notification Service. Task Center integration in SAP Mobile Start provides access to all workflow tasks in one screen. SAP Mobile Start is currently available for iOS devices and an Android version is planned.
Let’s dive a little deeper into five of the features:
- Never miss a business critical situation: Native notifications and business widgets
Be up to date on latest information from your business systems, to ensure that you do not miss any important task and to enable you to directly take action – anywhere and anytime. SAP Mobile Start supports you with native notifications and business widgets right on your phone’s home screen. You decide on how many and which widgets you prefer. SAP Mobile Start leverages the SAP BTP notification service (part of SAP Launchpad service) that can federate notifications from various solutions, so that they can be presented to you in one uniform list.
- Find your apps immediately: Native Device Search
Instead of spending time on searching for the right app, SAP Mobile Start allows you to even search and open your native and web-based SAP apps directly through the native device search, such as the Apple Spotlight Search. It indexes your web-optimized apps and then leverages to device search capabilities.
- Get the app you need right away: Most important apps and content at your fingertips
On the start screen, you can see your latest notifications, monitoring tile updates, and news feeds. SAP Mobile Start promotes apps that might be relevant for you, based on your usage patterns. The idea of this first screen is to provide you with the apps and content you require most, so that you have easy access to your most important business needs.
- Get all your business in your pocket: Application screen
In case you need access to further apps, you get a full list of your apps on the application screen. This screen presents all your relevant native, but also web-optimized app like SAP Fiori apps, news feeds and web links to you. Also, apps from your app catalog can be searched and started right from the in-app search. This easy and performant access to mobile apps allows you to spend your time on getting your important work done in an efficient way, instead of spending time on searching for the right content. By providing relevant news feeds to you, your company can help you to stay up to date regarding your company, industry, or business domain.