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BlackBerry agrees to acquire EMM competitor Good for $425M in cash

Despite financial troubles that are forcing it to cut jobs, BlackBerry has enough cash in hand to acquire Good Technology for $425 million.

MobileIron says jury has sided with them on patent dispute with Good Technology

MobileIron said that a California jury sided with it on most of the mobile device management patent issues under dispute with Good Technology.

CoSoSys combines MDM and iBeacons for location-based mobile device policy enforcement

CoSoSys, a mobile device management and endpoint security firm, is incorporating iBeacon technology into its MDM platform to provide location-based mobile device police enforcement.

Microsoft beefs up Office 365 with MDM capabilities

Following up on a pledge made at TechEd Europe in October, Microsoft announced on Monday that it is offering built-in mobile device management for Office 365 for commercial users.

Spotlight: AT&T, CompuCom team on enterprise mobility offering

AT&T and CompuCom, a Dallas-based IT infrastructure firm, are partnering on a new enterprise mobility product that pairs AT&T's wireless voice, data and messaging services with CompuCom's mobility products, mobile management services and strategic lifecycle services.

Sprint launches cloud-based platform aimed at SMBs with mobile workforce

Sprint has launched an enterprise platform for small- and mid-sized businesses designed to provide connectivity for mobile workers for $200 per user, per month.

3 mobile email solutions Hillary Clinton can use next time

The stir surrounding Hillary Clinton and the choices she made as secretary of state regarding her mobile work practices has thrust secure device management into the national spotlight. And while the debate is raging over whether or not Clinton was as careful with state intelligence as she should have been, it has certainly made clear that the options users are offered in today's marketplace far outstrip what she had available to her then.

Cyanogen partners with Boxer on enterprise-friendly mobile email app

Cyanogen, developer of an open source version of the Android operating system, is partnering with Boxer to pre-load the Boxer email app on the next version of its OS.

User education, BYOD top security management challenges for IT

IT departments see user awareness and education as their number one security management challenge, followed by BYOD and lack of time, according to a survey of 1,000 IT managers and administrators by mobile security firm ESET.

Spotlight: AVG, Centrify team on mobile SSO service for SMBs

Antivirus software firm AVG and identity management firm Centrify have teamed on a secure sign-on service for iOS and Android mobile devices aimed at small and medium-sized businesses struggling to implement a BYOD program.