What is MDM, EMM or UEM? Let’s Understand the Differences

What is MDM, EMM or UEM? Let’s Understand the Differences

Generally, MDM(Mobile Device Management), EMM(Enterprise Mobility Management), and UEM(Unified Endpoint Management) are the terms which are interchangeably used when it comes to managing mobile devices by the enterprises.

The modern enterprise is continuously on the go. It is a thing of the past when all the employees were working collectively at one place, using the same PC for long period of time. Today, a large number of employees work remotely, and many of them use multiple devices like laptop including hybrid ones, tablets, and smartphones which are of different make and different operating system. Organizations are in fact more concerned about […] Read more

7 Important Factors to Consider When Choosing an MDM Solution

7 Important Factors to Consider When Choosing an MDM Solution

Mobile devices like smartphones, tablets etc have become an indispensable and an essential factor in the corporate world and are being widely used for work purposes. Organizations are increasingly realizing the power of a flexible and mobile work environment. In a flexible and mobile work environment, employees access organizational data and content on mobile devices from any place on the globe, at any time. This helps employees to in striking a balance between their professional and personal life, and it helps companies to establish a seamless communication between the field employees and base office. However, Enterprise Mobility may lead to […] Read more

Why Going Mobile-Only Makes Financial Sense for Today’s Enterprises

Why Going Mobile-Only Makes Financial Sense for Today’s Enterprises

Taking a mobile-only path to endpoint computing with a cutting-edge, DeX-enabled smartphone such as the Samsung Galaxy Note9 not only makes perfect sense for your workers’ productivity — it makes even more financial sense. From reducing hardware acquisition costs to cutting down the number of endpoints being managed across the business, mobile-only raises your bottom line.

What Is Mobile-Only?

Mobile-only endpoint computing is the replacement of traditional laptop and desktop PCs with smartphones (or tablets). In some cases, this may be limited to on-the-go task workers who are able to complete all work on their mobile device, but it’s now reaching a broader base of users […] Read more

5 Ways MDM is Empowering Companies to Adopt Successful BYOD

5 Ways MDM is Empowering Companies to Adopt Successful BYOD

Today’s employees are more comfortable using their own devices for both work and personal use and the employers too are supporting BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) strategy as it offers more convenience and flexibility, which increases productivity and efficiency of their workforce. But the plethora of devices that can now connect to the secure network of an organization, and varied applications and operating systems running on them bring into picture inherent privacy concerns and fraud risks. These risks include loss, misuse, and theft of sensitive corporate data, and accidental or malicious access to corporate applications.

To mitigate these risks organizations are […] Read more

How To Ensure If You Have Selected The Right MDM Solution?

How To Ensure If You Have Selected The Right MDM Solution?

Cloud-based mobile technologies have paved new ways for organizations to leverage new-age dynamic innovations and other technological advancements in the field of enterprise mobility. In fact, according to Gartner, ‘28% of spending within key enterprise IT markets will shift to the cloud by 2022, up from 19 percent in 2018.’ Based on a report by Nasscom in association with Deloitte, ‘the enterprise mobility market is expected to become a total of $140 billion by 2020 and the existing spend by enterprises on mobility is also expected to grow to 10-12 % of the total IT spending by 2020.’

But, as mobile technologies are leading an […] Read more

Don’t Let Security Concerns Stop You From Embracing Mobility

Don’t Let Security Concerns Stop You From Embracing Mobility

There is no question that heading into 2019, mobility is critical to a company’s efficiency, profitability and growth. At the same time, the use of mobile devices increases the business’ attack surface and extends the security agenda.

 

From phishing scams to device theft, data breaches due to inadequate mobile security have become a real concern. According to Verizon’s latest Mobile Security Index, 93 percent of businesses say mobile devices present a serious and growing threat, and 79 percent cited intentional or accidental employee misuse as the most significant security concern.

 

Common Mobile Security Concerns

 

There are many ways that mobile security can be compromised […] Read more

EMM Vs MDM

EMM Vs MDM

With the phenomenal rise of mobile devices in the workplace, mobility solutions have now become vital for management, accessibility, and security of these devices.

Mobile Device Management refers to the administration of mobile devices, and spawned similar strategies like Mobile Application Management, Mobile Content Management, Identity and Access Management etc. Gartner in 2014 formally adopted the term Enterprise Mobility Management, which encapsulated all these terms.

Some people in the mobility space still use EMM and MDM interchangeably, even though both programs have evolved differently, and they largely differ in the security controls they offer.

So, let’s understand what your organization requires more – MDM […] Read more

MDM Market Growth in Last 5 Years – Stats, Facts, and Values

MDM Market Growth in Last 5 Years – Stats, Facts, and Values

Mobile devices like smartphones and tablets are ubiquitous in the day-to-day life of an average user. Since personal devices are indispensable and even irreplaceable in today’s generation, these smart devices have penetrated the modern-day workplaces too. Moreover, organizations today are embracing BYOD for it offers a flexible work environment, reduces infrastructure costs (device costs, maintenance costs etc.), and contributes towards increased employee productivity.

Nevertheless, the continued proliferation of mobile devices spawns concerns like corporate data protection, device management and synchronization with different platforms, varied OSs and varied IT configurations.

MDM Market Growth : Stats, Facts and Values

Mobile Device Management (MDM) is no […] Read more