Jason Ankeny

Biography for Jason Ankeny

Jason Ankeny is the executive editor of FierceMobileContent and FierceDeveloper as well as a regular contributor to Entrepreneur magazine and the website All Music Guide. He previously served as senior editor of Telephony and its sister publication Wireless Review--additional credits include efforts for publications including Rolling Stone, Wax Poetics and No Depression along with liner notes for a number of album releases. He lives in Chicago and may be reached via email at jankeny@fiercemarkets.com.

Articles by Jason Ankeny

ViaSat, Green Hills Software team on 'military-grade' security for Android

Embedded and mobile virtualization solutions provider Green Hills Software is collaborating with military and commercial satellite communications firm ViaSat to deliver military-grade security optimized for Android smartphones and tablets.

Pertino rolls out cloud-based network app store for SMBs

Networking startup Pertino has unveiled AppScape, a cloud-based app store delivering network services optimized for the small-to-medium business segment.

First Data acquires Perka mobile customer loyalty system

Digital commerce and payment processing services firm First Data acquired consumer loyalty platform Perka for an undisclosed consideration.

Citrix revamps XenMobile to kickstart employee productivity

Citrix is launching a new version of its XenMobile enterprise mobility management platform, introducing a series of features that the company says simplifies and accelerates manual processes for corporate users while making it easier for IT departments to deploy and scale new technologies.

Centrify launches tech partner program to secure mobile, cloud apps

Identity management software maker Centrify is launching a new partner program providing developers, cloud and mobile software vendors the tools to jointly build integrated solutions providing customers with secure access to mobile and cloud applications.

Samsung unveils Knox SDK to boost enterprise mobile security efforts

Samsung Electronics released a new software development kit enabling developers to build applications leveraging its Knox mobile enterprise security software platform.

LiveHive relaunches customer, channel analytics apps for iOS

Customer and sales channel intelligence provider LiveHive is rolling out redesigned applications for the iPhone and iPad, promising a cloud-based workspace solution that enables internal teams to engage with sales partners and customer networks regardless of location.

Security researchers slam LinkedIn's Intro messaging app

Security researchers are blasting professional networking platform LinkedIn's new Intro email scanning application for Apple's iOS, comparing the service to hacker attacks.

Fujitsu taps Citrix to power overhauled MDM solution

Fujitsu is rolling out an upgraded edition of its Managed Infrastructure Service Managed Mobile solution, powered by Citrix.

Strategy Analytics slashes forecast for NFC-based mobile payments

Strategy Analytics has reduced its outlook for near field communications-based mobile retail payments, blaming tepid retailer adoption, slow operator rollouts and limited NFC-capable handset availability.