BlackBerry recently teamed up with us and issued a whitepaper explaining the importance of delivering advanced proactive monitoring to their Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solutions. The main problem they identified was most common EMM solutions provide some monitoring capabilities, but these tools are not advanced enough to identify issues before they happen.
Most organizations understand that breach response and vulnerability disclosure are a huge part of the security process. However, despite the disclosed breaches, organizations continue to miscalculate or underestimate the risk caused by mobile.
The number of data breaches caused by mobile devices has significantly increased in the past years. And mobile devices are already considered as the weakest link in the security framework.
Mobile devices are widely adopted in the world of business today. Moreover, they have taken on mission-critical status for most enterprises.
According to John S Chen, CEO at BlackBerry, and based on result of a survey of 800 CIOs and risk and compliance leaders*, “the number of data breaches caused by mobile devices had significantly increased in the past years. Mobile device is already the weakest link in the security framework“.
GSX is the watchful eye for all IT administrators, letting them manage the quality of service (QoS) of their business applications. That being said, let's take a step back analyze the day-to-day challenges facing IT administrators.
Putting a new system in place comes with the responsibility of keeping it up and running, meeting the service-level agreement, and satisfying end users. For a BlackBerry administrator, all of these responsibilities are far more critical than putting the new system in place. As a best practice, we have seen software vendors help fine-tune, configure and even migrate users to the new platform.
Today, mobile devices are everywhere and business users have a need to access their data from anywhere and from multiple devices. Likewise, users’ experience with BlackBerry performance and availability is crucial to any deployments’ success.
This is a quick follow-up of the blog I did on my interview on CMSWire earlier.
Now please, do not see any signs of narcissism in the fact that I am doing a blog on a blog I wrote on an article I wrote … but I received a few questions on tweeter which were basically asking “why some companies get acquired / divested in the technology sector” ?
So here are my two cents:
Let's start with a quick introduction to BES 12. BES 12 is the latest EMM solution from BlackBerry, it helps you do the following:
Mobile security and enterprise after BYOD adoption are receiving a lot of attention of late. BlackBerry Enterprise Server allows corporations to remotely manage a fleet of mobile devices and applications while providing encryption, containerization and other features to improve security.