Backend as a Service (BaaS).BaaS leverages cloud-based back-end services for features like push notification, location services, and social media integration making it easy to develop mobile apps.
REST APIs. Representational State Transfer APIs make mobile application integration easy and helps integrate mobile apps with enterprise apps distributed across the enterprise, the Cloud, the web and social media.
BYOD gets a boost: Advances in MDM (Mobile Device Management) and MAM (Mobile Application Management) will make it easy for employees to connect with any application in the enterprise using their device of choice.
The Cloud will give a boost to mobile apps: Providers of cloud services and apps are adding new features to target mobile business users. The Cloud will help bring consistency in the user experience across major device platforms.