ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AirWatch®, the global leader and innovator in mobile security and the largest Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) provider, continues its global expansion by providing local data center support in the Canadian market. The AirWatch customer base in Canada has grown by more than 440 percent in the past year, with customers trusting AirWatch to protect their data within the Canadian border.
“Our expansion with cloud hosting in Canada ensures data sovereignty, in addition to our existing support for customers with our dedicated Canadian sales and support team and resources in both official languages.”
AirWatch provides Canadian customers with a world class, tier 3 data center through Savvis, which provides industry-leading IT infrastructure solutions that keep enterprises powered for business. Located in the Toronto area, the Savvis data center delivers cloud, colocation and managed-hosting services over advanced networks. The failover system backs up to Europe.
“We are committed to providing our customers in Canada the ability to fully manage their mobile fleets and protect corporate data on mobile devices,” said John Marshall, president and CEO, AirWatch. “Our expansion with cloud hosting in Canada ensures data sovereignty, in addition to our existing support for customers with our dedicated Canadian sales and support team and resources in both official languages.”
The data center features certifications, compliance, data security, privacy, high availability, disaster recovery, data center security and a dedicated operations team. With best-in-breed technology, AirWatch ensures security through penetration and vulnerability testing, data privacy and access control. Additional features with the AirWatch Cloud include AirWatch Cloud Connector (ACC), change management, reporting, support, 24/7/365 onsite security and operations staff.
AirWatch hosts 15 data centers globally. For more information, visit www.air-watch.com.
AirWatch is the world’s largest mobile security and enterprise mobility management provider with more than 8,000 customers and more than 1,400 global associates. 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. The AirWatch platform, featuring industry-leading mobile device management and application management, also incorporates the most secure content management solution, Secure Content Locker™. These solutions can be used stand-alone for unique BYOD requirements or as a comprehensive, highly scalable enterprise-grade mobility platform.