Red Hat recently announced the results of an interesting poll. Their survey of business IT departments showed that 90% of those departments anticipate an increase in mobile application development within the next year: http://wraltechwire.com/redhat-survey-finds-that-90-percent-of-enterprises-anticipate-increasing-mobile-app-development/15104885/
Why does this matter? These companies will continue to build a mobile technology infrastructure which will soon reach into the lives of individuals and small businesses. It should interesting.