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Jeff Enderwick | 19 Feb 2012 | 0 comments

We’ve recently been competing against a trio of vendors claiming to have parity with us w/r/t capabilities. First, let me offer a visual response. Okay, got that out of the way. If you’ve used one of these machines, that picture was worth 1,000 words.

If you’re confronted with a choice between the best and three of the rest, here are some things to think about:

  1. If they tell you “we’re FIPS, Nukona’s not”. Well, Apple has certified both their hardware and software AES encryption for iOS5. Nobody else has. There is another vendor who certified for 3.1.3, just in case you’re still running that version of iOS.
  2. If you want MDM, you probably fall into one of two camps: (a) you want simple & easy to use, or (b) you want the full-blown MDM feature set. If the former, you can just use ours at no extra cost. If the latter, go get a top-tier MDM solution, don’t settle for also-ran. We can co-exist with...
ohzone - CherylPeterson | 06 Dec 2011 | 0 comments

"iPads, iPhones, Android, oh my! More employees are bringing their own devices to the office and connecting them to the corporate network. The practice poses a security risk to the network as well as a data loss risk if devices get lost. Imagine if your banker carried your social security number, account number and PINs on his iPad that he carted around everywhere with him." Quotes the channelinsider.com website.

Read more and see the slide show of their solutions round up - especially #9 Symantec Mobile Management and Security Suite "Bringing together all of Symantec's strong suits for the mobile environment..."

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meggie_woodfield | 01 Dec 2011 | 0 comments

Mobile Management 7.1 MR1 documentation is now available on the Symantec Knowledge Base.

Check out the Release Notes here and the updated Implementation Guide here.

ohzone - CherylPeterson | 27 Oct 2011 | 1 comment

Here is the list of most viewed Mobile Management Suite 7.1 Technotes for the past quarter. Browse this list and see if your issue is listed here

Document ID Document Title
DOC3493 Symantec™ Mobile Management 7.1 Administration Gude
DOC3494 Symantec™ Mobile Management 7.1 Release Notes

Obviously this list will get longer wink

ohzone - CherylPeterson | 27 Oct 2011 | 0 comments

Here is the list of most viewed Mobile Management Suite 7.0 Technotes for the past quarter. Browse this list and see if your issue is listed here

Document ID Document Title
HOWTO35972 Mobile Management Solution - EAS Policy Support by Device
DOC3454 Symantec Mobile Management 7.0 SP3 User Guide
HOWTO32543 Mobile Management Solution - Blackberry remote control configuration
DOC3225 Symantec Mobile Management Guide for setting up Exchange ActiveSync version 7.0 SP3
HOWTO38652 Mobile...
Vizay Kotikalapudi | 03 Oct 2011 | 0 comments

A few weeks back, Microsoft provided a glimpse at their new Windows 8 operating system. One of the most notable features was the new user interface.

Windows 8 will feature Microsoft’s Metro user interface. Users of the company’s Zune and Windows Phone 7 products should feel right at home since this is the user interface they have grown accustomed to. On the surface, this demonstrates how Microsoft is attempting to make their flagship operating system touch and gesture friendly for tablets.

Beneath the surface, however, this highlights a much bigger developing trend: the blurring of lines between endpoints. This is of paramount significance to enterprise IT departments.

Why? Because enterprise IT is wired to look at the devices based on the form factor. By default, they tend to put desktops and laptops, and their associated applications and data in one bucket, and mobile devices, mobile apps and mobile data in another bucket. Recent changes in...

Christine Ewing | 15 Sep 2011 | 0 comments

Join us at CCIB in Barcelona October 4–6 to Surround Yourself with the kind of invaluable knowledge, quality interactions, and fun laid-back environment you'll only find at Symantec Vision 2011.

Sessions this year will start with the new Product Vision and Strategy Forum where our experts will discuss Symantec's strategic plans addressing today's challenges in building an agile Enterprise Infrastructure adopting key trends such as Virtualization, Cloud and Mobile architectures.

From there you'll have access to in-depth specialized knowledge tracks, technical sessions, hands-on labs, and one-on-one opportunities to choose from. You'll also be able to take advantage of discounted training and certification exams, and more.

The Systems and IT Management track features best practices to help you optimize client and server management processes, effectively control assets, reduce...

ohzone - CherylPeterson | 13 Sep 2011 | 0 comments

John Engels, group product manager of Enterprise Mobility Group at Symantec, provides an overview of the recent increase in focus on mobility and the best approach for organizations to take when dealing with mobile security and management.

Listen to the podcast Here

bduckering | 06 Sep 2011 | 0 comments

On September 6, 2011 Mobile Management 7.1 was release to general availability. This release not only
provides native MDM features for Apple iOS devices, but also brings in significant scalability and enterprise
integration capabilities to the mobile market.

Mobile Management 7.1 is a competitive product and satisfies the mobile requirements of our customers:

• Scalable Enablement: Helps organizations embrace the BYOD trend with enterprise activation, mobile
application distribution and content deployment

• Holistic Security: Allows organizations to comply with regulatory and corporate policies around device
and data protection, while maintaining clear separation of personal and corporate data.

• Integrated Management: Provides significant ROI benefits with unified endpoint management
implementations that bring together laptops, desktops, tablets and smartphones.

See the attached data sheet for...

ohzone - CherylPeterson | 19 Aug 2011 | 0 comments

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