Brandon Dunlap (Brightfly), Chenxi Wang (Forrester), Tyler Lessard (Fixmo), and Pankaj Gupta (AmTel)
WE'RE HOLDING A PRIZE DRAW AT THE END OF THIS PRESENTATION AND THE WINNER WILL RECEIVE A $400 APPLE GIFT CARD.
69 percent of organizations have employees using mobile devices to connect to their corporate network. This brings not only security concerns, but practical problems with managing a variety of devices that can contain both personal and corporate data. As a result, mobile device management (MDM) and bring your own device (BYOD) solutions for the enterprise are exploding into the market. Choosing the right solution will increase enterprise efficiency, while maintaining security security and regulatory compliance, without a massive burden on IT.
However, selecting a solution has never been more difficult. The explosive growth of the market has created a glut of new and relatively unknown vendors, the industry is far from mature with costs are all over the board. According to Forrester Research, there are over 40 vendors in the market, offering software with core features such as configuration management, troubleshooting and support, inventory, remote control and reporting capabilities. There are many methods of delivery, such as premise-based, hosted, SaaS, managed services, on demand, cloud computing and outsourced. With each term used in different ways, it can often be confusing and hard to compare, and every organization will have different reasons for selecting a particular method of delivery.
It is important to choose a vendor that will continue to innovate as the marketplace evolves and conscientious businesses take a proactive approach and seek to mitigate the emergent tactical needs with solutions that will serve in the longer term. Join our panel as they discuss ways to select the right MDM and BYOD solutions for your organization.