As part of GetApp’s independent research program, GetData, new research shows that being able to access work-related data from a mobile device is more important than ever.


Key research findings:

  • Almost 75% of managers of small businesses access their work data from a mobile device on a daily basis
  • 15% use mobile to access their work data at least once or twice a week

More details about the research:

Answers to the question: “How often do you access your work data from your mobile device?”

#1: Daily (73.5%)

#2: Once or twice a week (15%)

#3: Never (4.9%)

#4: Once or twice a month (3.3%)

#5: Sporadically throughout the year (3.3%)


Demographics: 1,000 US-based respondents from a panel of managers of small and medium-sized businesses. Respondents are aged between 25 and 54 and have an average inferred annual income of $50k – $150k.


This GetData research was conducted to help better understand the importance of cloud software mobile accessibility.

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