Getting secure in a mobile-first world with EMS

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We live in a time where a generation of workers has never plugged in a cable to get on the Internet. And while this mobile-first world has been great for productivity, it’s led to greater risk and challenges for the security team.

Today, security is so much more than just a firewall. As we saw in our recent webinar, co-hosted with Microsoft to discuss their new Enterprise Mobility + Security Suite, breaches are resulting from weak end-user passwords or error, as well as a lax attitude toward SaaS and third party “Shadow IT.” Add to that infrastructure complexity brought on by cloud and hybrid environments and everything you knew about security is changing.

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Straddle your mobile workforce with Office 365 and EMS

Straddle your mobile workforce with Office 365 and EMS

In a world where more than half of information workers use three or more devices to get work done, creating a mobile workforce sounds almost redundant these days. Mobility isn’t an add on – it’s essential.

But even as the expectations and habits of users have rapidly gone mobile in recent years, IT’s ability to deliver on those experiences, securely, hasn’t always kept pace.

With so many users going around IT to get the services they want, the time is now to re-evaluate your mobile device management paradigms. Not only will users benefit, but it gives technologists an opportunity to show leadership in the boardroom, bringing the entire business into a new era of productivity and stream-lined processes.

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