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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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What To Expect When You're Expecting: iPhone 5

by Phillip Redman  |  September 10, 2012

Hopes are running high this week.  For improved employment figures, for a stronger stock market?  No--for the new Apple iPhone 5 expected to be announced this Wednesday.  I'm not sure...

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CTIA Wireless Conference 2012: Changing Of The Guard

by Phillip Redman  |  May 11, 2012

It's funny--my first CTIA conference I went to in the mid-1990's had kind of a start-up feel to it.  There weren't a lot of big name companies there, not in...

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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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BlackBerry Failure: Less Impactful Than Two Years Ago

by Phillip Redman  |  October 13, 2011

It wasn't quite a yawn, but there was far less outcry this week than there would have been two years ago since BlackBerry service was out for three days.  As...

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