AirWatch Unveils Comprehensive Device and Application Management Features for Windows Phone 8® Devices

  AirWatch Unveils Comprehensive Device and Application Management Features
  for Windows Phone 8® Devices

Business Wire

ATLANTA -- October 29, 2012

AirWatch®, the global leader and innovator in mobile security, Mobile Device
Management (MDM), Mobile Application Management (MAM), Mobile Content
Management (MCM), Mobile Email Management (MEM) and BYOD management, unveils
comprehensive device and application management support for Windows Phone 8®
devices.

AirWatch provides complete mobility management solutions for Windows Phone 8
enterprise deployments and supports device and application management
functionality.

“With the introduction of the Nokia Lumia 920 and Nokia Lumia 820,
partnerships with important enterprise players like AirWatch will continue to
make Nokia Lumia the most obvious choice for business,” said David Mason,
Global Head of Business Mobility, Nokia. “Nokia Lumia brings innovative
experiences that people love like wireless charging - so your phone is always
charged - while Windows Phone 8 ensures IT administrators are confident the
company’s data is secure.”

  *Device Management

       *Require device encryption and disable SD card
       *Configure passcode policies
       *Install corporate and user certificates
       *Configure Exchange ActiveSync profiles for multiple accounts and set
         sync schedule
       *Capture detailed device information; including name, model,
         manufacturer, UDID and OS version
       *Gain visibility into current carrier network, GPS location, device
         battery and memory levels
       *Send Microsoft Push Notification Service (MPNS) messages
       *Perform enterprise or full device wipe

  *Application Management

       *Install and update internal apps
       *View installed internal apps and versions
       *Recommended public apps
       *Deploy enterprise Company Hubs

“Consumerization of IT requires enterprises to support the latest mobile
devices on the market,” said John Marshall, CEO, AirWatch. “As the world’s
largest MDM provider, AirWatch has the largest development organization and
the resources to consistently deliver the latest capabilities ahead of the
industry. Instant Windows Phone 8 device support is yet another example of
AirWatch being ahead of the curve and enabling enterprises to secure corporate
devices and support BYOD initiatives.”

  *Watch a video on AirWatch and Windows Phone 8 here

About AirWatch

AirWatch is the global leader in mobile device security and management (MDM)
systems, and, with 800 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 our
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 three companies in the Fortune 500 and
eight of the top 10 retailers in the United States.

© 2012 AirWatch, LLC. All Rights Reserved. AirWatch® and the AirWatch logo are
trademarks of AirWatch, LLC. Microsoft, Windows and Windows Phone 8 are
registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and other
countries. Nokia and Nokia Lumia are registered trademarks of Nokia
Corporation.

Contact:

AirWatch
Victor Cooper, 404-819-3275
victorcooper@air-watch.com
 
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