Siemens Extends Partnership with AirWatch
Jan 25, 2013 (Close-Up Media via COMTEX) --
Siemens Enterprise Communications and AirWatch announced a step forward in their partnership with the integration of AirWatch's mobile management solution and Mobile Identity Access Management (Mobile IAM) from Enterasys, a Siemens Enterprise Communications company.
The integrated solution can now provide customers increased visibility and control of devices and users attached to their network.
Key facts, as described by the Company, include:
-CIO's can now confidently deploy a holistic and unified BYOD solution architecture with management for all users and devices.
-Joint customers can perform application, inventory and service management of all devices with in-depth multi-level profiling, assessment and context-based policy enforcement for all devices and users: guests, BYOD, corporate managed or unmanaged.
-Siemens Enterprise Communications' OpenScape Mobile and OpenScape Web Collaboration solutions customers will find the provisioning and management of these solutions have changed.
According to a release, enterprises have embraced the productivity benefits and adjusted team efficiencies from Siemens Enterprise Communications' OpenScape Mobile and OpenScape Web Collaboration. AirWatch, a company focusing on Mobility Management, deployment, management and ongoing support for these tools across multiple device types and mobile operating systems from one single console. Enterasys Mobile IAM gives companies additional control over deployment of mobility solutions within the corporate environment. Together, all three deliver an unrivalled ability to deploy, support and manage Mobile Enterprise solutions.
Chris Hummel, chief commercial officer, Siemens Enterprise Communications, said, "BYOD and the Consumerization of IT is a primary focal point for CIO's. Through our partnership with AirWatch, we have enabled a more simplified process to confidently onboard devices, deploy applications and secure network assets. This next step of integration between AirWatch and Enterasys further underpins Siemens Enterprise Communications' ability to provide leading mobile solutions to our customers."
Markus Nispel, chief technologist at Enterasys, said, "Our Enterasys Mobile IAM is further enhanced through integration with MDM solutions as part of our OneFabric offering to our customers. Working with the leaders in the Mobility Management market, such as AirWatch, enables our customers to make an easy choice when deploying BYOD solutions for mobility."
John Marshall, president and CEO, AirWatch, said, "Enterprises require smarter, integrated solutions as corporate mobility matures and expands to include additional IT infrastructure components, including the benefits of mobile IAM. Deepening our partnership with Siemens Enterprise Communications and Enterasys creates an integrated mobile platform, tailored for multiple management options, that fuses mobile unified communications, mobile identity access management and mobile device, application and content management from a single console."
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