Enterprise Mobility Management
An Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution offers a suite of policy and configuration tools for managing content and applications on enterprises devices. Business leaders foresee the short-term and long-term benefits of adopting an EMM strategy to leverage mobility for growing organizations amid rapid market changes. 42Gears EMM suite helps companies mobilize their workforce to gain competitive advantage, while adhering to their security frameworks and technology life cycles.
Organizations are increasingly adopting EMM solutions to reduce costs, increase productivity, and ensure a better work-life balance for employees. As EMM has proven to be a critical IT requirement, organizations are using it to create and streamline a blended work environment where employees work across different locations and time zones.
42Gears EMM suite helps companies mobilize their workforce to gain competitive advantage, while adhering to their security frameworks and technology life cycles. With 42Gears’ EMM solution, SureMDM, organizations can manage access to corporate data, manage OS updates, remotely troubleshoot devices, track device location, achieve location-based compliance, and pre-configure corporate email. In addition, businesses can also distribute business-critical content to devices securely, manage enterprise apps without user involvement, and apply policies to secure data in use, in transit, and at rest.
Enterprise Mobility Management has multiple components, namely Mobile Device Management (MDM), Mobile Application Management (MAM), Mobile Content Management (MCM) and Mobile Identity Management (MIM). Organizations may use one or all of these features, depending on their business requirements:
Mobile Device Management (MDM)
A device management solution that configures devices to enterprise specifications, optimizes their functionality for business use and simultaneously secures the corporate data and network. It offers device and app provisioning, OS configuration, remote wipe and remote viewing. MDM also facilitates remote troubleshooting of technical issues. An MDM solution should include application management, file synchronization and sharing, data security tools and support for corporate-owned and personally owned device. Read More...
Mobile Application Management (MAM)
A solution that helps IT admin manage applications on enrolled devices to maintain enterprise mobile infrastructure integrity. The admin can blacklist or whitelist applications and control their access permissions. MAM also offers policy control functionality to manage enterprise applications that can be distributed to devices via enterprise app stores and managed through an MDM console. An MAM solution offers flexibility to be used in conjunction with MDM and offers analytical capabilities to help IT admins understand application usage patterns. It also provides application extensions that use software development kit (SDK) or wrapping to apply company policies for additional security at app level. Read More...
Mobile Content Management (MCM)
An MCM solution allows users to securely access business content on their mobile devices. It allows users to view and store data securely on mobile devices by using authentication, file sharing and copy/paste restriction policies. MCM offers push-based file distribution, replacement and deleting capabilities.
Mobile Identity Management (MIM)
Mobile Identity Management (MIM) is a solution offered by SureMDM which allows enterprises to authenticate the identity of users and manage user activity on company network and devices. MIM offers the following features- Single Sign-on, Certificate Management and Device Enrolment. Businesses can leverage the benefits of Single sign-on feature which increases user productivity, enriches user experience and reduces the maintenance burden.
Key questions and answers to understand EMM better: