ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AirWatch®, the global leader and innovator in mobile security and the largest Mobile Device Management (MDM) provider announces that market research firm, Aragon Research, ranks AirWatch as a leader in the 2013 Aragon Research Globe for Enterprise Mobile Management Software. The AirWatch Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution delivers industry-leading Mobile Application Management (MAM), Mobile Content Management (MCM), Mobile Email Management (MEM) and BYOD management.
“It’s no longer adequate to manage just the devices. End users are looking for leadership from providers that take a holistic approach spanning apps, content and devices that are personally and corporate owned.”
“Mobilizing the enterprise is a business imperative, and being able to manage the entirety of the mobile environment is a top priority,” said Mike Anderson, President and Co-Founder, Aragon Research. “It’s no longer adequate to manage just the devices. End users are looking for leadership from providers that take a holistic approach spanning apps, content and devices that are personally and corporate owned.”1
The Aragon Research Globe for Enterprise Mobile Management Software defines a leader as a company with comprehensive strategies that align with industry direction and market demand. Enterprise Mobile Management, as defined by Aragon Research, transcends MDM, MAM and other management software that has been aimed at managing mobile assets.
AirWatch receives a leading position due to a number of factors:
- Mature content management solution (AirWatch Secure Content Locker™)
- Ability to support deployments of 100,000 devices and more
- Multi-tenant, highly scalable architecture
- Strong management team
- Aggressive pricing model
- Global reach
- Impressive installation base
- No outside funding
“With the largest install base and more than twice the resources of our closest competitor, AirWatch is constantly one step ahead of industry trends and needs,” said John Marshall, President and CEO, AirWatch. “We are committed to providing the most relevant and comprehensive management tools, and our placement in this report further validates our success in enterprise mobility management. We view third party recognition as the gold standard by which we’re measured in the industry, and we’re pleased to be named a leader by Aragon Research.”
AirWatch is the global leader in mobile device security and management (MDM) systems, and, with 5,000 customers and nearly 1,000 global associates, is more than twice the size of any other MDM company. Having no outside capital, AirWatch is predominately funded by operating cash flow, resulting in an estimated install base four to five times larger than any other MDM provider. The largest customer base, combined with the largest research and development team in the industry, allows AirWatch to provide the broadest functionality at the lowest cost. This, combined with a scalable high-availability architecture, results in virtually every mobility project with more than 20,000 devices being managed by AirWatch. Examples of this market leadership include the top four global Fortune companies, nine of the top 10 US retailers, six of the top 10 global airlines, the top four global energy companies, six of the top 10 global pharmaceutical companies, seven of the top 10 global CPG companies, three of the top five US medical device companies, five of the top 10 global luxury goods companies and two of the top three global hotel groups.
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