Corridor Warrior

What Does Corridor Warrior Mean?

A corridor warrior is a slang term for a professional who spends more time between locations than at a single workspace. Corridor warriors are often walking through hallways from one meeting to the next or driving to different locations to meet with clients. Corridor warriors are considered a prime market for business-oriented mobile computing devices and applications.

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Techopedia Explains Corridor Warrior

Corridor warriors have different technology needs than professionals who spend the majority of their time in one office or at one desk. Corridor warriors often need to access data and make changes to work on the fly, so they are ideal customers for companies selling mobile devices and cloud-based apps that allow users to access their files from anywhere. Unlike regular mobile device users, corridor warriors generally require devices with a greater degree of data security as well as the ability to dictate which apps can be installed.

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