BYOD Policy Basics: 5 Questions to Help You Get Started

BYOD Policy Basics: 5 Questions to Help You Get Started

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies touch on strongly held beliefs about the boundary between work and home, not to mention security, access to information and personal privacy.

While searching for “BYOD Policy Example” might be a step in developing a good policy, it shouldn’t be the first step. The process of writing a policy requires more than editing a template — it means establishing a lasting consensus on mobile behavior and security.

Here are five key agreements to make before you dive into writing policy.

1. Agree About Who Is on the Team

Regardless of who is driving the BYOD policy process, a team […] Read more

Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) : A Beginner’s Guide

Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) : A Beginner’s Guide

What is Unified Endpoint Management (UEM)?

In layman terms, Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) is the process to manage, secure and control enterprise-owned and employee-owned mobile devices, desktops, laptops and other endpoints from a single unified platform in a coherent and connected way.

When you say Endpoint, it can be anything from desktop computers (PCs), laptops, tablets, smartphones, printers, scanners, projectors, wearables, to rugged devices, digital signages, mPoS, virtual desktops and so on.

Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) enables business with remote management, configuration, tracking, monitoring, and maintenance of different endpoints (mobile and fixed) that are generally capable of connecting to a network and may […] Read more

5 Major Business Benefits of Mobile Device Management

5 Major Business Benefits of Mobile Device Management

It is the rise of the mobile devices as the new exciting edge of everyday computing and has become an integral part of the business world. Today, old-school desktops and laptops are not the only devices used for work. Most companies now depend on the use of smartphones and tablets to handle day-to-day business tasks ranging from the critical to the routine.

But this mobile environment is generally unfavoured to grow and evolve without restriction. Businesses need to clear the blur lines between the personal and corporate use. Small or large businesses could even face security risks and other complications created […] Read more

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

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

App and Data Protection – Enterprise Productivity Apps

App and Data Protection – Enterprise Productivity Apps

Mobile apps have changed the way we work by providing new channels of communication, innovating customer engagement, and empowering organizations with critical data in real-time. Samsung Knox devices include a set of productivity apps for both personal and business use.

 

Business-critical apps include Samsung Email, Internet browser, Calendar, and Contacts. Enterprise IT admins can secure these apps within the Knox Workspace, along with other apps used by the enterprise.

 

The Knox Platform secures enterprise apps and protects con app data through these methods:

 

App installations and updates:

Apps are pre-inst within the mobile device’s secure Knox Workspace a can update these apps independent of […] Read more

App Container – Knox Workspace

App Container – Knox Workspace

Knox Workspace is an app container that provides enterprises with a solution to securely isolate personal and work data on one device. Protected by best-in-class hardware security, Knox Workspace provides IT admins with granular management policies. The Knox Workspace goes far beyond the standard data isolation provided by competitor container solutions. […] Read more