How To Access Almost Any Corporate Data Source by Mobile Phone?
You can access almost any corporate data source by your mobile phone using the
new Microsoft Office Web Apps and the Layer2 Cloud Connector for Office 365 and SharePoint.
Office 365 (or any other SharePoint) acts as a cost-effective gateway for
content replication while the Cloud Connector opens it for external corporate
Using the new Microsoft Office Web
Apps you can access any SharePoint list or library using your smartphone, online
and offline, as shown below. Simply add the site (e.g. Sales) to your Office App
to access any list or library (e.g. Excel-to-Cloud). You can scroll the list or
library and open items and documents.
Fig.: Microsoft Office Apps sample
configuration on my Nokia Lumia 920 Windows Phone. The SharePoint list (e.g.
"Excel-to-Cloud") is connected to some Excel data source in my backoffice (just
as a sample). The list item (e.g. "Aniseed Syrup") can be accessed with all
details, online or offline.
below about how to get the corporate data into these lists or libraries.