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November 07, 2014
It's not yet time to celebrate the arrival of Office apps for iPhone and Android in the enterprise. Management and licensing restrictions remain.
October 09, 2014
Will IT bite at a new EMM option that combines secure VPN and MAM for mobile security?
July 18, 2014
Samsung forges ahead with Knox EMM, despite a free Knox knockoff coming in Google Android L.
June 27, 2014
Google has finally made good on long-awaited Android enterprise features. But skepticism remains on how the tech giant will implement the changes.
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Android fragmentation can present problems when it comes to MDM, but careful policy implementation can mitigate those issues. Continue Reading
Samsung has improved Knox's mobile security features, but businesses aren't sure about using the device manufacturer's new EMM tools. Continue Reading
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With a cleaned-up UI, improved security, and features for app developers, an upgrade to the Android KitKat OS has plenty to offer IT, users and devs. Continue Reading
SE Android protects against malware, but it can also block regular functions. You can modify SE Android settings to re-enable those apps and features. Continue Reading
SE Android is kernel-level security that isolates applications from one another so they cannot interact, helping preserve data integrity. Continue Reading