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Microsoft Announces New Mobile Management Capabilities at TechEd Conference

by Phillip Redman  |  June 3, 2013

In the past few years, Microsoft has been in and out of mobility management. As leader in client management, (see the latest Gartner CM MQ), over 70% of all business PCs...

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Mobile Device Management: Moving From Tactical To Strategic

by Phillip Redman  |  May 28, 2013

We published the latest MDM MQ last week. It's a five month research process, starting with over 120 companies claiming MDM support. We did a deeper dive with almost 60...

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RIM Begins Its Comeback Year With BES 10 Launch

by Phillip Redman  |  January 23, 2013

In advance of its BB10 smartphone launch next week in New York City (no secret here, this has been widely talked about), RIM announced the release of BES 10 today--the next...

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The Mobile Device Management Market Enters A New Phase

by Phillip Redman  |  December 7, 2012

Recent Gartner research shows that about 20% of medium and large businesses in the U.S. have already purchased MDM tools.  Many more are using polices set through their Exchange ActiveSynch...

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RIM Takes Important Steps in Enterprise Mobility

by Phillip Redman  |  May 2, 2011

Today is Capital Markets day at RIM where they talk about the year behind and the year ahead to financial analysts.  But this week is also its annual wireless conference,...

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Tax Relief For Companies Paying For Employee Mobile Phones

by Phillip Redman  |  September 28, 2010

I get asked a lot about taxes.  Though I am not a CPA, and I don't play one at work, many IT managers were worried and asked me about the...

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Why Wireless Is Different Than The PC World

by Phillip Redman  |  July 8, 2010

I first started working in the wireless market over 15 years ago.  The economy and the interest in wireless has clearly expanded since then--which is obvious.  But what isn't as...

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Much Ado About Apple iOS4

by Phillip Redman  |  June 25, 2010

There was a lot of excitement in the air this week, or at least on the Internet, about the release of iOS4 to upgrade the iPhone 3G and 3Gs (and...

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Let Me Explain: Gartner's Not Letterman's Top 10

by Phillip Redman  |  October 21, 2009

This week is our annual Fall Symposium in Orlando and if that's not breaking news enough (OK--any large meeting this year is news) then we also like to make some...

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When Will AT&T Put Enterprises On The "A List"?

by Phillip Redman  |  September 11, 2009

This week, AT&T announced its plans to allow customers to call a predefined group of numbers, both in and out of the AT&T network where the call won't count against...

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