According to the reports, iPhone is being tested at JP Morgan and other large enterprises as an alternative to RIM’s BlackBerry. Bloomberg reports that JP Morgan have 220,000 employees and UBS AG with 63,000 employees and likewise Standard Chartered Bank will have 15,000 iPhones distributed by end of year.
It was found out that the cost savings and employee preference were the two biggest factors cited by companies for the shift in the Sanford Bernstein survey. It was found that employees would rather own an iPhone and are increasingly willing to buy the device themselves. By this gesture the employees can helps the company to cuts costs in spending.
To be true enterprise is a momentum game and it looks like that momentum is changing. So are you one of the employee using iPhone in your enterprise.