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

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

4 Mistakes When Choosing an MDM for Your District

4 Mistakes When Choosing an MDM for Your District

Teachers across the country are praising the benefits of using edtech in their classrooms and according to a recent survey, improved grades, more focused students and exciting lessons are just some of the outcomes.  The demand for mobile devices in class is growing and as more enter schools, the greater the security risk for both schools and their districts.  It’s critical that districts invest in a secure mobile device management (MDM) platform that gives them complete visibility over all their devices.

With the right solution in place, you’ll be putting your district in complete control. You’ll be able to manage all devices […] Read more

10 Benefits MDM Brings to School

10 Benefits MDM Brings to School

Because of the exponential growth in the use of information technology, schools are incorporating mobile devices into their curriculums, to prepare students for their future employment. World-wide, schools are implementing digital pedagogies with either shared mobile devices, dedicated 1:1 schemes or BYOD.

However, a mobile learning strategy presents numerous challenges. Schools need a means to manage, monitor and maintain a host of mobile devices, protect students from harmful online content, and ensure that their devices are secure.

Perhaps you are looking for a Mobile Device Manager for the first time, or perhaps your current application is limiting your mobile learning strategy. Selecting […] Read more