Global enterprise tablet market to see CAGR of 8.61% during 2017-2021

This could be good news for the iPad Pro: the global enterprise tablet market will grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8.61% during the period 2017-2021, according to new data from Research and Markets.

The research group defines an enterprise tablet as “a mobile computer device that is larger than a smartphone or a phablet and smaller than a laptop says one market trend in market is demand for BYOD (bring your own device) security solutions. According to the report, one driver in market is growing acceptance of BYOD policies. 

Employees are using their personal portable devices to gain access to confidential information because of the growing need for uninterrupted connectivity between corporate networks and employees. High acceptance of policies such as BYOD and corporate owned personally enabled (COPE) is encouraging employees to use mobile devices such as tablets, smartphones, and laptops at the workplace, according to Research and Markets.

The increased use of enterprise tablets has led to an increase in the storage of data and access to critical information. Globalization led to a growing need for workforce mobility and the need to exchange data irrespective of the time or location, adds Research and Markets.