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MDM Critical Capabilities and the Magic Quadrant

by Phillip Redman  |  June 4, 2013

I've been blogging for Gartner for 4 years now. I've noticed that my submissions are pretty non-existent in the Spring every year. That's because I am working on our big...

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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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Order From Chaos: Creating A Standard For Mobile App Management And Secuity

by Phillip Redman  |  May 17, 2013

If there's one thing the mobile industry is known for is standards.  There's a lot of them. In networking technology you have multiple Wi-Fi standards in use, 80.211 a, b,...

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If Apple Won't Do It, Somebody Else Should

by Phillip Redman  |  February 14, 2013

In a survey from December 2012, 63% of respondents said that  iOS will be their primary enterprise platform in the next twelve months, if it isn't already.  There's no doubt...

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Can Containers Control Content?

by Phillip Redman  |  January 25, 2013

Over the last quarter--I've been getting a lot of questions around the capabilities of managing and securing content and enforcing policy on enterprise and third-party (application store) apps.  We often end...

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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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Coming to the party? It's BYOD.

by Phillip Redman  |  January 17, 2012

It's nothing new: everyone wants more choice and that includes what mobile device they want to use also.  Mobile handheld devices span both corporate and personal uses so it's only...

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Jumping On The (Mobile) Cloud Bandwagon

by Phillip Redman  |  November 14, 2011

Alright I've waited long enough.  All this talk about cloud was making me hungry.  No really, being a telecom analyst and watching all these computing geeks talk about cloud computing...

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