An essential part of BYOD is allowing users to choose their preferred devices and platforms. According to recent research, the mobile market has quickly become a three-way race with Android and iOS commanding more than 80% of market share and Windows 8 Phone gaining momentum. Standardizing mobile platform can potentially reduce IT complexity but with this trend, it is not likely to happen in the near future. The platform diversity only exacerbates ITís resource issue. Many IT professionals are evaluation mobile device management (MDM) systems to help them managing BYOD and shield them from the complexity.
This MDM buyers guide will walk you through the process of selecting the right mobile device management solution that fits your companyís BYOD objectives. It explains how an effective MDM system can support an organization's workforce mobility strategy, ensure compliance, and provide central management of devices and apps while supporting easy administration.