The product resulting from a partnership between Twilio and VMware in which the cloud-based Authy 2FA two-factor authentication service will be embedded in VMware and AirWatch products is expected soon, Marc Boroditsky, Twilio's vice president and general manager of authentication at Twilio, told FierceMobileIT.
Although parent company EMC is in negotiations to be acquired by Dell for $67 billion, VMware is not sitting on its hands. It announced Tuesday that it is acquiring Boxer, a provider of an integrated suite of mobile email, calendar, and contacts apps, for an undisclosed consideration.
AirWatch planned to announce today that it will let partner vendors, including FireEye and Palo Alto Networks, integrate their own security software into the AirWatch platform.
VMware announced today a preview for a set of tools designed to help enterprises manage their Windows 10 devices. The solution, called Project A 2, will employ strategies that IT could be more used to seeing on mobile devices.
MobileIron said that a California jury sided with it on most of the mobile device management patent issues under dispute with Good Technology.
VMware unveiled Monday its VMware Identity Manager, which offers a single sign-on system for access to enterprise apps as well as integration with its AirWatch enterprise mobility management platform.
Dropbox is stepping up its enterprise push with new integrations with AirWatch and MobileIron that will become available "in the coming months."
AirWatch by VMware, Citrix, Good Technology, IBM and MobileIron made into the coveted leaders' quadrant again this year in Gartner's 2015 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Mobility Management Suite report.
Just as enterprises are starting to get a firm handle on mobile device management, they are looking ahead to a new set of devices that could throw IT into chaos if not properly managed. More pervasive and numerous than smartphones or tablets, companies must plan now for the influx of Internet of Things devices.
Enterprise mobile app development and deployment can be a fragmented and frustrating experience for app developers, IT and end users. To streamline the process, AirWatch by VMware, Box, Cisco, Workday and Xamarin have unveiled a new open standard approach called app configuration for the enterprise.