AirWatch to Deliver User Privacy and Product Innovations that Drive Business Mobility

  • Enhanced AirWatch Privacy First program brings transparency and education to administrators and end users
  • New Windows 10 support available today brings bulk provisioning, support for Win32 and Universal apps, new device management policies and more to customers
  • AirWatch Connect keynote to highlight expanded OS support, easier workflows and new integrations for enterprise readiness

 

ATLANTA – Sept. 22, 2015 – Today at AirWatch® Connect™, the leading event in enterprise mobility, AirWatch will showcase new business mobility solutions that are designed to drive innovation for customers and help transform their business. On stage at the event, AirWatch and VMware executives will highlight the AirWatch platform as the most complete to deliver the future of mobile-cloud. AirWatch will also announce a heightened focus on user privacy education, updates to Windows 10 enablement and product enhancements that simplify the delivery of any application to any device.

“As the leader in enterprise mobility management, we continue to relentlessly innovate for our customers,” said John Marshall, senior vice president and general manager, AirWatch. “Today, we are building a platform for the next phase of mobility – providing the tools to transform organizations and deliver true business transformation. We deliver consumer simple, enterprise secure solutions with user privacy in mind, and are working with our customers to define the future of what’s possible with business mobility.”

A platform purposefully designed for user privacy
Organizations planning to embrace enterprise mobility are concerned with slower rates of end-user adoption due to privacy fears. The AirWatch Privacy First program will offer expanded privacy education and transparency with a specific focus on organizational compliance along with end-user transparency and choice. Privacy has consistently been a core pillar for AirWatch, and an expanded commitment to education and transparency with enterprise- and end-user-facing resources will empower IT administrators and end-users alike.

Expanding the platform of choice for business mobility
Further building upon this leadership position, AirWatch is introducing enhanced support for Windows 10 and new capabilities in its EMM solution that will enable unified endpoint management with increased support for operating systems and devices. AirWatch customers can today take advantage of new capabilities in Windows 10, including:

Read more about the new Windows 10 capabilities available today on the AirWatch Blog.

Moving beyond individual productivity to business transformation
Organizations are eager to shift from simply delivering individual productivity on mobile devices to truly transforming business processes through mobile. The VMware Business Mobility Report1 confirmed this shift and found that nearly 70 percent of businesses are actively re-engineering or planning to re-engineer a mission critical application for mobile employees in the immediate future.

AirWatch continues its rapid pace of innovation to support this business transformation with new solutions and partnerships that include:

Availability
AirWatch Privacy First resources are expected to be available in the fourth quarter of 2015. Enhanced support for Windows 10 and new capabilities in AirWatch EMM are available today.

Resources:

About the VMware Business Mobility Report
The VMware Business Mobility Report is an annual study released July 2015 that examines the state of business mobility among global organizations across industries. Data represents a survey of business decision makers (BDMs) and IT practitioners to examine the worldwide progress in transitioning from the client-server era to the mobile cloud era. To read about other industry trends identified by the VMware Business Mobility Report, visit Radius.

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