Provides DFS Group with Mobile Device and Mobile Email Management Support
Singapore – January 10, 2013 – AirWatch®, the global leader and innovator in mobile security and the largest Mobile Device Management (MDM) provider, continues expanding globally with growth in Singapore to meet the increasing demand in the Asia-Pacific region for the industry-leading AirWatch Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution. With more than 5,000 clients worldwide, AirWatch is quickly developing in Singapore, adding clients such as DFS Group and immediately providing local support. The AirWatch EMM solution delivers industry-leading Mobile Application Management (MAM), Mobile Content Management (MCM), Mobile Email Management (MEM) and BYOD management.
“As the world’s number one luxury retailer to the international traveler, our priority is customer satisfaction, and mobility helps us achieve that goal,” said Jennifer MacIvor, senior vice president, DFS Group. “With more than 7,000 employees worldwide, it is imperative that our mobile retail platform and corporate communications are streamlined, efficient and secure, so that we can better serve the customer. AirWatch ensures our workforce can engage through their mobile devices, while operating in a safe environment.”
With the dramatic increase in the mobile workforce, secure mobile management has become the top priority for retailers, healthcare providers, government entities and financial institutions. AirWatch dedicates more than 300 employees to research and development to advance its software independently. AirWatch offers its enterprise mobility solution in 18 languages with devices operating in over 150 countries.
“Singapore is a critical mobility hub globally, and our aggressive growth in the region is a response to the large demand for scalable content, application and device management,” said John Marshall, president and CEO, AirWatch. “We are the leading MDM provider in the region, and across the globe, because we understand how to meet the complex challenges IT administrators face with regards to empowering their workforce with mobile devices.”
AirWatch by VMware is the leader in enterprise mobility management, with more than 13,000 global customers. The AirWatch platform includes industry-leading mobile device, email, application, content, and browser management solutions. Organizations can implement these solutions across device types and use cases, including complete EMM for corporate and line of business deployments, and containerized solutions for Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) programs. Acquired by VMware in February 2014, AirWatch is based in Atlanta and can be found online at www.air-watch.com. VMware is headquartered in Silicon Valley and can be found online at www.vmware.com.
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