Today, we’re announcing a significantly improved Quick Base mobile capability that enables customers to build custom business applications for both the web and mobile without special mobile development. As part of this announcement, we’re launching a new Quick Base mobile app, which gives customers an easy and secure way to access their Quick Base applications from any mobile device.
We’ve also made several improvements to the visual and navigation areas of the existing Quick Base mobile web experience that is automatically generated for end users without any additional development by Quick Base builders. These improvements make the overall experience of using Quick Base on a mobile device easier and more secure.
There continues to be a growing demand on IT departments to quickly deliver mobile solutions to improve their employee and customer experiences. An ever-increasing shortage of experienced mobile developers has also put tremendous pressure on IT, who are able to address one or two high visibility customer-facing mobile apps, leaving other mobile experience demands unfulfilled. To offload this rapid demand for mobile solutions, IT is turning to application development platforms that enable their organization to build an application once and optimize it for both the web and mobile channels without any special mobile development.
Also, a new generation of workers that are digitally native and are on-the-go outside their offices are used to accessing content on their mobile devices and have high expectations at work to help them automate existing business processes on their mobile devices. This, coupled with a workforce who’s primarily working in the field and focusing on construction management, patient engagement, environmental health and safety management, inventory management, and others, need the ability to digitize data collection and access actionable information on mobile devices at any point in the day without opening up a browser on their computer.
To empower customers who don’t have special database, programming, or mobile development skills to create and evolve powerful custom business applications for both the web and mobile devices, we automatically generate a touch-friendly experience optimized for the small form factors of smartphones for every Quick Base application. Customers can now access this experience with our new Quick Base mobile app and help their users easily and securely access those applications from their mobile devices.
With this mobile app, customers can:
This mobile app gives our customers the freedom to communicate with their team members regardless of where they are by updating and sharing Quick Base data in real-time from any mobile device. It also gives them the ability to extend Quick Base applications to workers outside of their offices, or to employees that are on the go, without any special mobile development.
For end users, this mobile app provides an easy and secure way to access their Quick Base applications from any mobile device. And for application owners, this mobile app provides an easy and secure way to distribute their Quick Base applications to their employees, contractors, or customers that are out in the field or on the go.
With today’s announcement, we continue to provide the agility customers need to create and evolve custom business applications across their organization that can be easily and securely accessed on their mobile devices without any special mobile development.