Samsung Targets Businesses with Samsung Enterprise Services
Samsung today announced a new offering it believes will convince large businesses to adopt its mobile devices and services. Samsung Enterprise Services is meant to give companies a complete package for deploying and maintaining smartphones and tablets. It provides IT the tools it needs to perform system and app updates, as well as protect devices from malware and threats. The new service builds on Samsung Knox, its existing business security suite, and also introduces Samsung MobileCare, which will do some of the heavy lifting for businesses, such as management support, training, repairs, and warranty care. This new set of services from Samsung could help it push Apple and BlackBerry out of the enterprise.
Google Intros 'Zero-Touch' Android Enterprise Deployments
Google today made it easier for businesses to configure and deploy Android handsets to employees with a new tool called zero-touch enrollment. Google says zero-touch lets companies configure purchased devices and ship them directly to employees completely preconfigured with corporate policies and controls all in place.
Samsung's Knox Platform Adds More BlackBerry Tools
Samsung and BlackBerry today announced that Samsung's Knox enterprise security service will adopt BlackBerry's WorkLife and SecuSUITE services. The WorkLife tool will let Samsung device owners keep their work and personal data separate on the device.
Samsung Targets Businesses with Device Program
Samsung today announced the Samsung Enterprise Device Program in order to help companies buy, secure, and manage mobile devices. The program is kicking off with the new Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge handsets.
Samsung Adds 'Good' to Its Knox Platform
Samsung today announced the launch of Good for Samsung Knox. Good Technology has long offered mobile enterprise applications and services, including corporate email and application management tools.