TAIPEI, Aug. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As smartphones and personal mobile devices grow in popularity, it is the increasing trend of employees bringing their own devices to work (BYOD; Bring Your Own Device). According to Forrester Research on ten thousands global information workers who use their mobile devices anytime, anywhere, the number has risen from 23% the global workforce in 2011 to 29% in 2012, and the number keeps growing in 2013; Gartner research also points out 70% of mobile professionals will conduct their work on personal smart devices by 2018. In light of the BYOD trend, InfoPower started building enterprise mobile application platform - MobileReport, the Mobile Portal Platform in 2010, branched out to B2C personal productivity tool app - Nextep, which makes knowledge workers coping with the trend of BYOD, and fitting the best of lifestyle.
Nextep is a multi-functional app integrated with showroom, browser and file manager. Users are able to categorize files from both work and private places into Nextep. Showing presentation to the client or creating personal portfolio, collection on the go by using Nextep's intuitive user interface. Not to mention Nextep integrated Super Browser, which helps users to crop and easily store and source any images, documents, video, websites. Nextep supports variety of file formats, users can collect files, such as PowerPoint, Word, Excel, PDFs, webpages, images, GIFs...etc., from different types and sources into one app.
Thanks to the flexible structure, users can create and manage any files depend on the need to fit varieties of applications and scenarios. Users find inspiration by annotating on the collected materials from travels, foods, designs...in his/her daily life, create infinite possibilities."Information technologies should be people-oriented, life can not be separated, Nextep plays the role as a bridge connecting business and personal life, lets knowledge workers handle work and private within the same app, creates high personal value," said Ben Lin, CEO of InfoPower Corp. Nextep is free, currently supports iPad, iPhone and selected Android tablets, e.g. Nexus 7, Samsung GALAXY Tab & Tab 2. Some Android phones with large screen is supported as well, such as HTC Butterfly, New One, Butterfly S and Samsung Note1, Note2, Mega 6.3. Not only Nextep helps knowledge workers use their mobile devices anytime, anywhere at work, but also fulfills the needs of private and public cloud soon. Without any doubts, it must drive hardware, telecommunication, cloud service providers, and software industries next wave growth. Thus, Nextep is planning to partner with the industries vendors to grow together and succeed.