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Mobile security company 3LM (“Three Laws of Mobility”), a subsidiary of Motorola Mobility, is ready for primetime with a solution that makes Android handsets enterprise-ready. The company is apparently ready to release its product from a private beta this week; it’s due for a demonstration at the CTIA Enterprise & Applications 2011 conference being held this week in San Diego. 3LM’s product is a piece of pre-installed software designed to give IT enhanced security and management over smartphones via an enterprise console. Features include device and SD card encryption, encryption of certain corporate applications, the ability to whitelist or blacklist applications,... Read more...
Dealing with an increasingly mobile workforce has not exactly been a picnic for IT folks. The hardware, software, and platforms involved change rapidly; there’s often a mix of corporate-issued and personal devices to manage, many of which are on different platforms; and of course the opportunities for security breaches via lost, stolen, or otherwise compromised devices have skyrocketed since employees stopped sitting in front of desktops and started toting smartphones and tablets all over the world. There are plenty of approaches to managing a mobile fleet, and BoxTone’s is as straightforward as they come: make mobile part of a company’s core IT. In a press release, Brian Reed,... Read more...