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BYOD

Reduce Business Risk by Deploying EMM Solutions with Conditional Access Capabilities

EMM solutions that deliver conditional access to desired services like email, storage and cloud services motivate BYOD users to enroll. Let’s face it, your BYOD employees aren’t too thrilled about installing an EMM app, agent or container on their device. It feels like an intrusion on one of your most personal possessions and breeds mistrust. …
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Reduce Risk to Your Business by Ensuring Your EMM Package can Block Malicious Apps

To prevent malicious apps from attacking corporate assets, get an EMM solution that disables app stores while blacklisting and whitelisting apps. Despite what you’re thinking, malicious apps may be one of the biggest threats your mobile enterprise will face. You might believe that device encryption, the use of a PIN to logon and utilizing a …
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Reduce Corporate Risk by Enforcing Security Policies on Mobile Apps with MAM

To enforce policies on individual mobile apps, get an EMM solution with MAM capabilities to prevent data leaking from corporate to personal. Mobile App Management (MAM) allows IT departments to protect corporate data without having to manage the whole device like you would with MDM. Since apps are the delivery mechanism of business data to …
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Reduce Company Expenses and Enforce Mobile Security with Exchange Active Sync

If you don’t have an Enterprise Mobility Management solution, start with Exchange Active Sync to enforce device policies and security. Baby steps. While you might not say Microsoft Exchange Server in the same breath as enterprise mobility management, this product has managed more devices than any other system over the last decade. Since most enterprises …
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Reduce Business Risk by Protecting Corporate Assets and IP from BYOD Employees

Send “Bring your own Device” BYOD employees to the Internet via a separate Wi-Fi network versus giving them direct access to internal servers. Many companies today have a guest network. This is a separate Wi-Fi network that visitors use to access the Internet when they come meet with employees. Some of these guest networks require …
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Improve Employee Productivity by Enhancing Corporate Infrastructure to Support BYOD

The “Bring your own Device” (BYOD) phenomenon has moved employees from 1:1 PC computing to 5:1 mobility requiring enhanced infrastructure & cloud workloads. More and more BYOD employees are using their own laptops, tablets and smartphones to access corporate data, apps and other services to do their jobs. It started with email in the early …
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Reduce Business Risks by Creating a Corporate Mobile Center of Excellence

Create a corporate mobile center of excellence to create processes, establish governance & develop a matrix of supported devices. Your transformation must begin with your people! Despite the growing maturity of mobile technologies in the enterprise, most organizations have been unable to put the governance in place needed to make mobility work well for employees …
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Mobile Strategies for Business is Now Available

I’m pleased to announce that my newest book, “Mobile Strategies for Business: 50 Actionable Insights to Digitally Transform Your Business” is now available. Mobile Strategies for Business is the first book to clearly explain how executives can digitally transform their organization through a simple, step-by-step process. The mobile tidal wave has permanently transformed the consumer world and now …
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Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) is Here

I’m pleased to announce the release of Microsoft’s Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution comprised of Windows Server 2012 R2, System Center Configuration Manager 2012 R2 and Windows Intune. In this article, I’ll walk you through each EMM component and illustrate the respective Microsoft capabilities. Mobile Device Management (MDM) This is the most general type of management …
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