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RCS offers enterprises an alternative to BYOD

RCS offers an alternative to BYOD because enterprises can enable employees to customize their mobile experience on corporate-liable devices, while maintaining a corporate dashboard to monitor and control business communications and applications, according to market research firm Mind Commerce.

Spotlight: Good Technology beefs up mobile collaboration offering

Good Technology adds two new applications--Good Share and Good Connect--to its mobile collaboration offering that allow users to access SharePoint and other corporate file shares, send secure instant messages, edit documents and use email services.

Report: 83 billion rich mobile messages to be sent annually by 2017

Responding to the challenge from over-the-top messaging service players, mobile network operators have launched industry-wide rich mobile messaging standards. Juniper Research predicts rich mobile messaging will generate 83 bilion annual messages by 2017.

Global mobile messaging traffic to double by 2017

Global mobile messaging traffic is predicted to reach 28.2 trillion annually by 2017, according to a new report by UK-based research firm Juniper Research.

Apple's iMessage in the enterprise

Guest post by Chris Hazelton and Vishal Jain As the enterprise moves to adopt more third-party and internally developed mobile applications, integrated messaging applications on mobile devices