Phillip Redman

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Microsoft Announces New Mobile Management Capabilities at TechEd Conference

by Phillip Redman  |  June 3, 2013  |  Comments Off

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 use Configuration Manager as part of Systems Center to manage their devices. But it’s only been in the past 18 months that Microsoft has been offering [...]

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Mobile Device Management: Moving From Tactical To Strategic

by Phillip Redman  |  May 28, 2013  |  2 Comments

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 and finally settled on a top 18. Interestingly it wasn’t the technology itself that kept most out (though many that were excluded did not provide all four [...]

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The Mobile Device Management Market Enters A New Phase

by Phillip Redman  |  December 7, 2012  |  Comments Off

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 servers.  MDM market growth has increased over the past two year, and will be over $500 million revenue in 2012 as we reported in our annual [...]

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Jumping On The (Mobile) Cloud Bandwagon

by Phillip Redman  |  November 14, 2011  |  Comments Off

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 while the fixed and mobile network providers basically invented the cloud, has been tough.  Haven’t network providers been using the “cloud” diagram for years?  And how do [...]

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