mobility management


Enterprise Mobile Strategies Mature in 2010

IT and operations departments are under intense pressure to support the business benefits of enterprise mobility without threatening the security of enterprise data and infrastructure. For channel partners, understanding this is key to helping business customers roll out and maintain a comprehensive mobility program.

Amtel Offers Mobility Management Platform to Partners

Amtel (Booth #1334 at the Channel Partners Conference & Expo) has announced its TIMS (Telecom Information Management System) mobile inventory and expense management software platform is now available to master agencies and independent agents for their enterprise accounts. TIMS mobile phone inventory and expense management software platform is designed to provide an easy-to-manage application for […]

BoxTone Extends Mobile Management to Google Android

BoxTone has extended its software suite to manage, track and control enterprise smartphones running on the Google Android 2.0 mobile operating system. The announcement follows last month’s launch of BoxTone v5.0, which included new support for other ActiveSync-attached mobile devices such as the Apple iPhone, Palm Pre and Windows Mobile. “Customer and market responses to […]

BoxTone 5.0 Extends Support to Additional Devices

Columbia, Md.-based software developer BoxTone has extended its mobile user management solution to manage, track and control iPhone, Palm Pre, Windows Mobile and other ActiveSync-based smartphones. BoxTone v5.0 enables enterprises, governmental agencies and managed service providers to automatically discover and inventory all enterprise-connected smartphones, track utilization, identify threats and eliminate wasted spend. “With the invasion […]

Channel To Benefit From Growing Wireless Spend

A recent report from Gartner forecasts that about 80 percent of enterprises will overspend on wireless services for the next five years by an average of 15 percent. With so many businesses ratcheting up their wireless usage, channel partners are presented with an opportunity to help them managed their wireless plans. Channel partners and TEM […]

Cbeyond Announces Mobile Workforce Manager

Cbeyond Inc. (CBEY) announced the availability of Cbeyond Mobile Workforce Manager, a mobile location-based services and resource management application suite powered by software from Xora. This new service drives increased revenue opportunities and reduced operating costs for companies with field service operations, the companies said. Hosted on Cbeyond’s network, small businesses do not need to invest […]

Most Companies Lack Mobility Policy, Survey Says

More than 60 percent of companies do not have a formal policy for managing mobile devices, according to a new survey from Visage Mobile, which showed that proper mobility management requires not only enterprisewide programs, but also actively engaging the end users. The survey, which was issued to almost 600 mobile users nationwide, revealed that managing mobility […]

Air Apparent: Could Wireless Be TEM’s Crown Jewel?

You just can’t survive without it. This is what telecom expense management practitioners will say about including wireless expense management along with their wireline offerings. Why would a company work with a TEM provider that only had wireline management tools? Even if the company doesn’t yet need the wireless component, they most likely will some […]

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