2017 has indeed been a banner year for digital transformationand tech expansions.
Businesses of various industries are now seekinginnovative ways to support their growth and productivity with mobility management solutions. To create a better “work” process foremployees has been under the current mobility trends that mainly focuses on theeffective ways to manage and empower employee mobility to meet optimal productivity,security and agility parameters.One of the most imperative pillars of digital transformationis the Enterprise Mobility Management. It is not just a company’s mere ‘internalapplication’ anymore, rather it is now getting a stronger foothold in the ITmarket today. And what else adds to this humungous expansion? Enterprise Mobility Management is geared up to share thestage with the hot shots – Cloud Migration and IoT! These are contributing mostto digital transformation in the year 2018 and all set to shape the future ofthe organizations! And not to forget mentioning that by the end of 2017, as pera Statista survey, the number of mobile users is expected to shoot up to awhopping 730.7 million! Are you about to implement an EMM for your business-criticalapps? Here are the next mobility management trends that we may encounter thisyear! Device Security and ManageabilityBYOD is becoming a leading trendamongst top enterprises and this sure does raise many security concerns.
MobileDevice Management (MDM) software for enterprises will form an integral part of theMobile Approach which promises to offer optimal security along with seamless integrationwith even our legacy systems. Cloud-Computing-FriendlyCloud computing and EnterpriseMobile Management (EMM) are a perfect combination. With Cloud service formobility, deployment is easier and utmost convenient, along with stronger andbetter security thresholds. Furthermore, organizations will be ready to embracecloud-based EMM that will support multi-platform apps, rather than just bindemployees to a single platform. Location-Based EMMEMM that are location-basedare the most beneficial for service businesses. In this era of Smart Devicesand Mobile-First design, it is crucial to ensure that your EMM can track, traceand monitor devices from anywhere, along with better servicing in a highlyconnected intelligent network.
Personal Assistant-Friendly FeaturesPersonal Virtual Assistantslike Siri and Cortana not only help in finding an information, you can take therequired action too! Therefore, it is a must to ensure that the upcomingbusiness apps are compatible and reflects such changes as desired. So, we couldalso see EMM adopting this trend in near future. Effective Threat ManagementWith the onset ofmultiple, new mobile apps, organizations must be aware and advised of thepossible vulnerabilities and OS-specific threats. This holds truth for anyorganization handling sensitive data using mobile devices.
Therefore, in futuremobility management the emphasis will be more on preventing breaches and securityof data, application, device, and network. Mobile innovation plays an importantrole in the world of Enterprise Mobility Management competition. Through arobust and efficient business app, organizations can develop a competitive edgeand streamline their business processes using mobile, if only they adopt a strongand secure mobility management of their employees’ devices.