Posts by 42Gears Team

GDPR, Mobile Data & EMM – Defining Data Security & Accountability

Since 1998, the Data Protection Directive has been protecting personal data in the EU by prompting member countries to pass legislative acts to safeguard customer data. This led to the emergence of local laws that governed corporate bodies based on their geographical locations. These local laws are now set to be replaced by the General…

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Revisiting Single Application and Kiosk Mode for Enterprise and Personal Use

For many years, businesses have relied on self-service kiosks to increase their profit and value. As these kiosks are mostly used in self-service environments to perform predefined services without employee’s physical presence, it enhances productivity and reduces costs. However, putting dedicated kiosks everywhere as standalone devices can be quite expensive for small enterprises. Thankfully, technology…

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Jailbreaking and Rooting: EMM to Prevail Over the Menace!

While EMM is enabling agility and innovation, it is also vulnerable to numerous risks that widen the window for cyber criminals. Whether, its iOS or Android, employers are prompt enough to adopt latest EMM technologies to bring a shift in employee’s work habits and giving them the independence to seamlessly work beyond the corporate periphery.…

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Mobile Endpoint Security – A More Sophisticated Method of Risk Management

Mobile Device Management (MDM) has been an effective tool to remotely control, manage, configure and secure mobile devices provided to employees as basic resources for work. As the demand for access to critical official applications and corporate data increased over the years, Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) entered the picture. The latest reports suggest that the…

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Efficient EMM User Management using SureMDM

Numerous organizations realized that simply adopting an EMM solution is not enough. To handle an extensive platform to monitor, secure and manage a huge number of mobile devices, a comprehensive admin management policy is essential. A setup where multiple administrators exist with customized permissions and their own defined responsibilities could make the overall management streamlined…

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Containerization: A Game Changer in Your BYOD Strategy!

Today, smart handhelds have become the most popular means of accessing applications and information in corporates. As a result, there is a plethora of opportunities for empowering the device users with BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) programs. According to a survey, it was found that numerous professionals display peak performance when they are free to…

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Geofencing or Beacons: Which is the best fit for your business?

A Snapshot of Geofencing, Beacons usage in Enterprise Mobility and Consumer Marketing. Over the last few years, the journey of Location-Based Tracking Technology has taken some interesting turns. Leveraging the technology along with user location and time has become the ultimate tool for contemporary marketers to promote products and services and engage prospects more efficiently.…

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Support COSU devices with Android for Work using SureMDM

COSU or corporate-owned, single-use devices refers to business-owned Android devices which are optimized and deployed for single, dedicated purposes. It could be a locked field device for the mobile workforce, a portable point of sale device or even a digital kiosk for your business which the company has the most control over than the device users(or…

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App Wrapping – An Enterprise MAM Solution Going Out of Business

For years, app wrapping has been used for implementing enterprise policy on apps as part of Mobile Application Management (MAM) solution. In order to secure, manage and deploy their apps through an EMM solution, developers have used proprietary SDKs or app wrapping tools. App wrapping works with an existing binary that is used to govern…

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