Much has been made of the iPhone’s potential as an enterprise device, with many still holding out against its usefulness in a corporate environment. A new report from Forrester Research, however, finds that enterprise iPhone users get more than just a communication tool with Apple’s (s aapl) handset; they get happiness and productivity, too.
The 12-page report from Forrester covers three large companies that support iPhone deployment: Kraft Foods Inc. (s kft), Oracle Corp. (s orcl) and Amylin Pharmaceuticals (s amln). In each case, the report’s author Tim Shadler says the evidence suggests that the iPhone not only lead to a “happier, more productive workforce” but also carries lower support costs, which is unexpected considering that the device is still a relative novelty in corporate IT environments. Read More about iPhone Brings Unique Perk to Enterprise Users: Happiness