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AT&T moves to broaden BYOD offerings

To address the growing BYOD market, AT&T is teaming with MobileIron, AirWatch by VMware and Good Technology to offer a new BYOD option that enables firms to add AT&T data, voice and messaging service to their enterprise mobility management platform.

BlackBerry continues to sing the blues

There is more bad news for BlackBerry. Following BlackBerry's report of a net loss of $5.9 billion and a 38 percent revenue decline for its most recent fiscal year comes a Ponemon Institute survey that finds close to half of financial services IT pros plan to phase out BlackBerry completely by next year.

Storage vendors could capitalize on MDM

Server backup software--something of a commodity enterprise IT product--appears to be creeping in on the greener mobile device management market. For CIOs, this may mean bundled solutions are on the horizon or a crossover product, mobile device backup/data protection, could gain popularity as vendors attempt to cross sell these solutions to the enterprise, says Nikolay Yamakawa, a 451 Research analyst.

Get used to multi-vendor mobility management, says report

Enterprise mobility management will not become easier anytime soon and CIOs should be skeptical of single, silver-bullet solutions, says a new report from GigaOm Research. It's a complex space, thanks to consumerization, the proliferation of cloud-based services and purchasing authority moving toward lines of business, says the report.

Options, MobileIron join forces on MDM for financial services industry

Options, which provides infrastructure products targeting the global financial services sector, is teaming with mobile management and security firm MobileIron to offer clients a complete mobile device management solution.

Enterprise mobile is becoming a core business platform, says Ovum analyst

Enterprise mobile is moving from a niche tool to a core business platform, observed Kevin Noonan, research director for public sector technology at Ovum.

MobileIron's Anyware--Registered in 60 seconds

IT administrators can set up MobileIron's Anyware enterprise mobility management product in minutes and users can register in 60 seconds, the company says.

Spotlight: MobileIron brings BYOD to Retirement Systems of Alabama

Mobile device management firm MobileIron has enabled Retirement Systems of Alabama, which manages public pension funds, to roll out a BYOD program.

Gartner: AirWatch, Citrix, MobileIron among MDM leaders

AirWatch, Citrix, Fiberlink, Good Technology, MobileIron and SAP are the leading vendors in the mobile device management market, according to Gartner's latest Magic Quadrant report.

IT execs frustrated over rising costs of BYOD, lack of control over budgets

IT executives are growing increasingly frustrated about the rising costs from employees bringing their own devices to work and their lack of control over mobility budgets, according to a survey of 477 IT executives conducted by Wi-Fi provider iPass and mobile device management firm MobileIron.