24 July 2012: Editor's Note - ZENworks Mobile Management is now available.
In a few weeks, ZENworks Mobile Management will hit the streets. We sat down with the product team and got some details about what this powerful new tool will do. Post any comments or questions and we'll see what we can do to track down the answers. This looks to be a powerful addition to the ZENworks family that can make your life much easier.
ZENworks Mobile Management provides advanced device controls and policy management for iOS, Android, Symbian, Windows Mobile, and other ActiveSync enabled devices all from a single administrative console. It helps manage company-issued smartphones and tablets, and can even handle personal devices people might use in the course of doing business. It provides security, application management, asset/inventory management, compliance, and more.
More and more companies routinely provide smartphones and tablet devices to their employees. They expect that IT will manage these devices to the same service levels common to desktops and laptops—but traditional management tools cannot adequately meet these new Mobile Device needs:
By some estimates, 70% of a company's intellectual property can live in email alone—organizations require an effective means to securing these devices:
Yes, specifically for smartphones and tablets (other ZENworks products handle laptops). Employees often use their own smartphones, tablets, and laptops to get work done. It's a fact of life in this mobile society where work is more of an activity than a location. This presents two major challenges:
ZENworks Mobile Management enables you to meet all of these challenges.
Here are a couple of screenshots to give you a sense of how the product will look.
Got questions? Post comments below and we'll track down the answers and add them here.