Mobility reports archive
May 21, 2014
Business travelers spoke loud and clear: finding and accessing Wi-Fi is one of the top challenges they face when they travel.
September 17, 2013
Business travelers rated Wi-Fi as the second most important element in choosing their hotel—second only to a comfortable bed
June 5, 2013
82 percent of mobile workers say they are most productive working at home
March 26, 2013
Majority of workers already use their personal smartphones for work
February 7, 2013
Rising Mobile Data Costs Causing Major Concerns for 57 Percent of IT Managers
November 12th, 2012
Mobile employees ranked their smartphone as the most important item in their lives, after their wallet and keys.
August 21st, 2012
43% of mobile workers have received expensive data roaming bills in the last year
May 21st, 2012
Lifestyles of the Globally Mobile
March 6th, 2012
Mobile Darwinism Impacts the Workforce
Research on the Psyche of the Mobile Worker
November 16th, 2011
Mobilemania Sweeps the Enterprise
September 29th, 2011
The Enterprise Mobility Policy Guide for IT Management and CIOs
August 23rd, 2011
The 24 Hour Workshift is Upon Us
May 24, 2011
The second quarter’s report found an end to downtime, as 91 percent of mobile workers use their personal downtime to check their smartphones.
March 1, 2011
The first quarter’s survey found that smartphones — and now tablets — are playing an increasingly important role in the lives of mobile workers, yet the majority of mobile workers see themselves moving to one über mobile device in the next five years.
December 15, 2010
The special iPass hospitality report findings uncovered several business traveler trends.
December 9, 2010
Our year-end Mobile Workforce Report looked back at the top five trends of 2010, and looked forward to how we see the world changing next year and over this decade.
November 16, 2010
In the fourth quarter report we looked at smartphone preferences and work habits of mobile users around the world. Surprisingly, we found only minor differences between the various age groups. We also evaluated how personal liability versus corporate liability influenced the habits and behaviors of the mobile workforce, and found it played a much bigger factor on device usage than age.
August 24, 2010
The third quarter’s iPass Mobile Workforce survey revealed that 5.5 percent of employees used their mobile phone/smartphones exclusively for work and only 3 percent used them only for personal communications. Most employees used them for a combination of both. Also, 7.1 percent of mobile employees carried two separate phones – one for just work and one for personal use.
June 22, 2010
To better understand the actual costs of mobile connectivity, iPass conducted a survey of IT managers from April through June of 2010.
May 20, 2010
The second quarter iPass Mobile Workforce Report revealed the behaviors of mobile employees, and identified common characteristics to segment users into five categories: mobile minimalists, mobile minority, mobile majority, mobile masters, and mobile maniacs.
April 21, 2010
To better understand the trends shaping inflight Wi-Fi usage in 2010, iPass conducted a survey of over 2,400 mobile employees who rely on the iPass Mobile Network service for their connectivity needs. Respondents were asked about their experiences using Wi-Fi on commercial flights and the devices they prefer to use.
February 25, 2010
The first quarterly Mobile Workforce Report looked at consumer behavior and expectations, and how they continued to drive how individuals operate in the workplace and demands they place on IT organizations.