Review & Analysis: 3 MDM Suites

Nov 21, 2012


Review & Analysis: 3 MDM Suites

Employees need access to corporate data to do work outside the office, and that data access brings up all kinds of security questions. But IT shops used to dealing with PCs are finding out that mobile data and mobile operating systems present a different security challenge, which is why just implementing mobile device management software won’t solve IT’s BYOD headaches.

This report spotlights some of the most important factors to consider for IT organizations evaluating MDM software and offers assessments of three providers: Good Technology, Symantec and Research In Motion. (R6161112)

Survey Name   InformationWeek 2013 Mobile Device Management and Security Survey

Survey Date   September 2012

Region   North America

Number of Respondents    307

Purpose   To gauge mobile device management and security practices in the enterprise

Methodology   InformationWeek surveyed business technology decision-makers at North American companies. The survey was conducted online, and respondents were ­recruited via an email invitation containing an embedded link to the survey. The email ­invitation was sent to qualified InformationWeek subscribers.

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