Symantec’s 2012 State of Mobility survey shows adoption of custom mobile solutions for business top priority for business

Symantec has released their 2012 State of Mobility Survey earlier today which  takes the pulse of the mobile landscape across organizations in the Philippines. The results of the survey is telling – 72% of the organizations polled has admitted to at least discussing the deployment of a custom mobile application with 20% currently implementing or have already implemented custom mobile apps.

That doesn’t mean there isn’t apprehension when it comes to mobile apps and enterprise. Of the respondents polled, 45% said that mobility is extremely challenging and a further 45% says that they have identified mobile devices as their top three IT risks, thanks to expanding BYOD policies in IT.