Choosing an Enterprise-Class Wireless Operating System: A Comparison of BlackBerry, iPhone, and Windows Mobile

Feb 01, 2010

Download Security considerations remain the single biggest limitation to more aggressive expansion of wireless device usage in many enterprises. It is imperative that companies evaluate a potential device selection based on its inherent platform security capabilities, particularly around the security embedded within the device Operating System (OS). This paper will explore some of the key criteria necessary in a mobile OS so that enterprise use of the device will not compromise the integrity of the company's security and put it at risk for costly legal and/or governmental actions.

This whitepaper will compare the attributes of three Mobile Operating Systems ... the BlackBerry OS from Research in Motion, the iPhone OS from Apple, and the Windows Mobile OS from Microsoft.