One of the best things about the launch of the Windows 8 operating system and its touch focused interface has been the emergence of hybrid laptop/tablet devices. These computers can be used as a laptop or a tablet depending on the situation. From a business point of view, one of the key advantages (besides portability!) is that the screen can be rotated 180 degrees. Here are the HP EliteBook Revolve 810 features at a glance.
There’s been a lot of buzz since iOS 7 was launched. Is it better? Does it work well? However, the most important question from your point of view must be “Is it suitable for enterprises?” Overwhelmingly, the answer seems to be a resounding YES. It has new features that can lead to changes in collaboration, mobile access, and device management.
This comparison checklist lets you see at a glance which features each of the top 3 players do and don’t provide. Covering licensing, maintenance, scalability, enrolment, user authentication, app management and more, this comprehensive list gives you a great starting point.
Gartner Magic Quadrants are a culmination of research in a specific market, giving you a wide-angle view of the relative positions of the market's competitors. They allow you to get quickly educated about a market's competing technology providers and their ability to deliver on what end users require today and in the future.
XenMobile offers a unified interface that lets users access business apps from their mobile devices. It combines MDM software from Citrix's Zenprise acquisition, the MAM software that was once CloudGateway and cloud storage from ShareFile. It's a comprehensive mobility management tool that also includes desktop virtualization, an enterprise app store and some managed enterprise apps, such as an email client and Web browser.
The AirWatch platform was developed from the ground up to be multi-tenant, highly scalable and to integrate with existing enterprise systems all while offering the flexibility of being deployed in the cloud or on-premise. AirWatch’s Mobile Device Management (MDM) solution enables you to manage large-scale deployments of mobile devices. They’ve also applied the same concept to managing the apps and content on devices providing a complete mobility management solution in a single console.
MobileIron solutions provide end-to-end security and management for apps, docs, and devices. Started in 2007, it has established itself as an innovator in mobile IT, with a track record of successfully defining and delivering mobile infrastructure technology. It’s not an add-on, a component of an existing infrastructure or a management offering. It is purpose built for mobile IT.
There is no doubt that we are in the midst of a mobile revolution. Smartphones and tablets are an essential part of the everyday lives of both personal users and business users. Consequently, there is a need for organisations to manage these mobile devices effectively to protect their corporate information and enable their mobile employees to be more productive.