Overview

In this day and age, the ability to work anywhere at any time on any device is the norm. With the new Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend gaining popularity, it is imperative for companies to have a proper and secure mobility solution in place. BYOD encompasses any type of portable device such as a smartphone, tablet or ultra-sized notebook that was originally purchased for personal use, but is now being brought into the office to handle everyday tasks and assignments. Within the next few years, mobile internet traffic will surpass desktop internet traffic and many businesses are struggling to support the huge number of mobile devices, while questioning how they are affecting the security of their wireless networks.

The mobile workforce of today is comprised of teleworkers and road warriors, employees who are not tied to their desks. MicroAge solutions will help your employees work smarter. Before you implement a mobility strategy it is important that the right devices and business processes are implemented – enabling communication, information access, and business transactions anywhere, anytime. MicroAge can help…

Mobile Device Management:

In order for companies to keep up with the increased demand for mobility and the BYOD trend, a Mobile Device Management (MDM) solution needs to be implemented to manage and secure these new mobile devices that are accessing the corporate network. An MDM solution provides these standard functionalities:

  • Password settings, encryption and remote lock-and-wipe services
  • Inventory of licenses, simplified version control, provisioning and support
  • Application Management for deploying, updating and wiping
  • Policy development for better control of all operational aspects of the mobile network

Mobility Solutions Components

  • Customized Support for on-site and remote installation which comes with training and support for software and end-user devices
  • Inventory Management
  • Software installation and asset tagging

Mobility Solutions Benefits

  • Mobility allows for flexible working options for employees, while ensuring they remain connected and productive. It also enables a new world of collaboration as employees no longer need to travel to remote locations to meet with suppliers or work on projects.
  • Increased productivity
  • Cost savings
  • Provides end users with greater flexibility
  • Better access to people and information
  • Helps companies gain and sustain a competitive advantage