VITAS Healthcare, a pioneer and leader in the hospice movement since 1978, is the nation’s leading provider of end-of-life care. With headquarters in Miami, VITAS operates 49 hospice programs in 16 states and the District of Columbia. VITAS employees care for terminally ill patients daily, primarily in the patients’ homes, but also in the company’s 34 inpatient hospice units as well as in hospitals, nursing homes and assisted living communities/residential care facilities for the elderly.
University Hospital Basel (Universitätsspital Basel), one of the leading hospitals in Switzerland, is characterised by excellence in teaching and research. The hospital’s goal is to provide the best treatment for patients and it places high value on the provision of cutting edge technology.
Edison, now part of the EDF Group, is the oldest European company in the energy sector and for more than 130 years has combined tradition and pioneering spirit with innovation and new technologies. Recently, the company decided to adopt a systematic approach to the use of mobile devices to address their spread within the enterprise. With representative offices in many countries and thousands of employees around the world, Edison needed to manage and control devices containing business critical information that could be lost.
Groupe BPCE, the 2nd largest banking group in France, has put down deep roots in its local markets, working through its two major cooperative banking networks, Banque Populaire and Caisse d’Epargne, and through its different subsidiaries. Its 115,000 employees serve a total of 36 million customers, 8.8 of whom have decided to become cooperative shareholders. Groupe BPCE finances 20 per cent of the French economy.
Jamaica Money Market Brokers (JMMB) is one of the leading brokerage houses in the Caribbean and strives to successfully create wealth for its clients through its vision, value and expertise in the brokerage business. JMMB is dedicated to serving its clients, team members and shareholders across the Caribbean in Jamaica, the Dominican Republic and Trinidad and Tobago.
Graham Construction works to keep its more than 1,300 employees well-equipped with technology in the field. However, with a small IT department, Graham has to carefully evaluate the impact on support time and resources with every new technology implementation.
Crossrail is currently Europe’s largest civil engineering project. It involves the construction of a new metro railway from Reading and Heathrow airport in the west through central London to Shen¬eld and Abbey Wood in the east. This 118km route includes 21km of central twin-bore 6.2m diameter rail tunnels underneath central London and Docklands.
As a company that continuously introduces innovative products to the medical field, B. Braun Melsungen AG strives to make its business more effective. In 2011, B. Braun saw enterprise mobility management (EMM) as an opportunity to empower employees with mobile devices.
HealthTronics, Inc. is a urology solutions company that provides lithotripsy, laser and cryotherapy solutions to physicians across the United States. The company also maintains medical equipment in the urology field and manufactures cryotherapy devices.
Lärande i Sverige AB (Lärande) is a Swedish group of private schools that specialise in primary and secondary education. The educational group, which has approximately 3,500 students ranging from kindergarten to high school, owns and operates 17 schools across Sweden and employs 500 teachers and administrative staff members.
Since opening its doors in 1984, River Spirit Casino has provided a premier entertainment experience for its guests and earned a reputation as a top tourist destination in Tulsa, Okla. The casino offers a unique variety of casino games, casual and ne dining choices as well as live entertainment.
Professional sports across the world operate in extremely competitive environments. Modern technology can play a critical role in gaining an edge over the competition. Since sporting venues range from pools to ski slopes to soccer fields, having remote access to technology is key.
The healthcare industry has seen a dramatic increase in the use of mobile devices in the last few years. New technologies and applications are helping organizations lower costs and provide a higher quality of service to patients.
Lomond School is an independent, co-educational day and boarding school in Helensburgh, Scotland, with more than 500 students and 50 teachers. Lomond School prides itself as an innovative educational institution, transforming learning through technology and mobility.
Merck is a leading pharmaceutical, chemical and life science company that provides solutions that make peoples’ lives better and helps businesses be more successful in their quest to improve the lives of their customers.
United Bankshares, Inc. is a $12.1 billion regional bank holding company with a longstanding reputation for providing excellent service to its shareholders, employees, customers and the communities they call home. The company employs more than 1,700 knowledgeable nancial professionals throughout its 133 full-service ofces in West Virginia, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Maryland and Washington, DC.
The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is a major academic medical center, the largest research institution in eastern Wisconsin and second largest in the state. Throughout its history, faculty, scientists and physicians have generated more than 200 discoveries that have helped to save lives and improve health.
Founded in 1624, Latymer Upper School has a long tradition in high quality education leadership. Its aim is to provide a broad and stimulating educational experience with very high teaching standards for boys and girls 11-18 years of age. The school is fully digitalised, giving its students a chance to discover the world of new technology and preparing them for adulthood in the 21st century.
2gether NHS Foundation Trust (2gether) provides mental and social healthcare services. The trust employs more than 2,300 staff members and serves a population of 761,000.
This IDC Buyer Case Study is based on a conversation IDC had with Darin Adcock, chief information officer (CIO) for Dowling Aaron Inc., a privately held full-service legal firm located in California. The discussion centered on how Dowling Aaron has spent the past 10 years evolving its access, control, and security policies when deploying mobile devices for its 50 attorneys. This is of particular note since the firm operates in a non-IT-intensive industry and has always been a 100% bring–your-own-device (BYOD) shop.
Formed in 1998, Canada-based Trillium Lakelands District School Board (TLDSB) is dedicated to the success of students in the municipalities of the City of Kawartha Lakes, Haliburton County and the District Municipality of Muskoka. Students are supported at elementary, secondary and adult education levels.
Harrogate Grammar School (Harrogate) is an independent, co-educational specialist language and technology school in North Yorkshire, England, which offers an enhanced language learning provision.
Duke University is a private research university located in Durham, North Carolina. Consistently ranked among the nation’s top colleges, Duke has a longstanding reputation for top tier academics as well as award winning athletic programs. Duke Athletics is part of the Atlantic Coast Conference and has 26 NCAA Division I varsity sports teams, including its football team, the Blue Devils.
Founded in 1928 in Monroe, Louisiana, Delta Air Lines provides air transportation for passengers and cargo in the United States and around the world. Through its regional carriers and partnerships, the company serves 333 destinations in 64 countries, and it operates a fleet of 700-plus aircraft, as well as maintenance, repair and cargo operations. Delta serves six continents through more than 4,900 flights per day for its customers. Delta is a founding member of the SkyTeam airline alliance along with other large airlines, including Air France, KLM and Alitalia.
Adventist Health System is a faith-based health care organization headquartered in Altamonte Springs, Florida. Adventist Health System’s more than 70,000 employees maintain a tradition of whole-person health by caring for the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of every patient.
Giochi Preziosi is a leading Italian manufacturer and distributor of toys and products for children. With an international distribution network and a diverse range of high quality products, including app-based games for children, Gruppo Preziosi stands apart from its competitors. Some of the company’s best-selling products include the well-known Cicciobello doll, action figures such as Gormiti and Peppa collection.
Cramlington Learning Village is a specialist science and vocational school in North East England. It is one of the largest secondary schools in the country, with 2,300 students between the ages of 7 and 13 and more than 160 teaching and administrative staff. Rated as “outstanding” for four consecutive years by the Office for Standards in Education (Ofsted), Cramlington has a vocational center that offers a variety of professional disciplines matched to the small number of students who choose to follow vocational learning options.
Intermountain Healthcare is an internationally recognized, nonprot health system comprised of 22 hospitals and a medical group with more than 185 physician clinics. It also offers health insurance plans from SelectHealth.
Intermountain’s 34,000 employees serve patients and plan members in Utah and southeastern Idaho. Whether patients need a u vaccination or the latest in cancer treatment, Intermountain offers a full range of services, from urgent care to home care, to the region’s most advanced trauma centers. Providing excellent care of the highest quality at an affordable cost is at the heart of Intermountain Healthcare’s mission.
Employees in today’s workforce expect the flexibility of a ‘bring your own device’ (BYOD) environment that enables them to use their personal smart phones and devices to access both work and personal information. This presents significant challenges for IT decision makers who must balance the security and usability needs of a large user population. Furthering the complexity is often the existence of an environment consisting of multiple device types. IT decision makers are often faced with the realization that whichever Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution is chosen, that it must be able to support multiple operating systems seamlessly.
Safexpress is India’s leading logistics and supply chain management company. With offices in more than 610 locations and a fleet of 4,000 trucks, Safexpress provides high-speed, door-to-door delivery services for commercial goods and cargo throughout India. The innovative supply chain company partners with and provides customized, value-added services to a variety of Fortune 500 and top Indian brands across various industry sectors in the country.
With bases in Switzerland, the UK and Spain, TAG Aviation Europe offers a broad range of aviation services including aircraft management, charter, maintenance, xed-base-operators and handling. More than 100 owners, including corporations and private individuals, put their trust in TAG Aviation Europe’s aircraft management operations. The company boasts two of the biggest European aircraft maintenance centres in Geneva and Farnborough, representing many major aircraft carriers.
Following its roots back to 1889, the University of Cincinnati’s College of Nursing has a strong history of successful students and alumni. The college’s programs have expanded to include more than 2,700 students in a variety of educational programs from undergraduate through doctoral degrees. Embracing mobility was a natural step for the Ohio-based \school, whose vision states, “Through creative leveraging of technology, the UC College of Nursing will lead the transformation of health care in partnership informed by the people we serve.”
Atlantis, The Palm is the first entertainment resort located at the center of The Palm Jumeirah in Dubai. The unique ocean-themed resort opened in September 2008 and features a variety of marine and entertainment attractions, as well as 17 hectares of waterscape amusement at Aquaventure Waterpark, all within a 46 hectare site. Atlantis, The Palm is known as the culinary destination in the region with a collection of world-renowned restaurants, including Nobu and Ronda Locatelli. The resort boasts an impressive collection of luxury boutiques and shops as well as extensive meeting and convention facilities. From the hotel architecture to the award-winning restaurants and must-visit aquatic attractions, this is one of Dubai’s luxury resorts that never ceases to amaze the senses.
St. Edward’s University is recognized among the nation’s best Catholic universities and colleges. Named one of “America’s Best Colleges” by U.S. News and World Report, it stands distinctively as a top liberal arts university, with partner schools in eleven countries. The private Texas-based college is focused on utilizing the power of technology to enhance global learning; developing more educational partnerships and portal campuses worldwide; and cultivating a stronger international community.
The Hebrew Academy of Long Beach is a private, Jewish day school in Long Island, New York. It is comprised of a preschool, an elementary school, which has been in existence for 50 years, and two high schools: the Stella K. Abraham High School for Girls and the Davis Renov Stahler Yeshiva for Boys. The schools reside on three campuses and are home to approximately 1,800 students and 350 staff members.
Coachella Valley Unified School District (CVUSD) has been educating students for 120 years. The California district, which is larger than the state of Rhode Island, includes 24 schools: 14 elementary schools, four middle schools, two comprehensive high schools, a continuation high school, a middle high school and a large adult education school.
Located just outside of Dallas, Texas, Mansfield Independent School District (ISD) is home to 30,000 students and spans 42 campuses. Since 2012, Mansfield ISD has successfully deployed 13,000 mobile devices, secured by AirWatch® by VMware, to teachers and students, and the district is considered a leader in mobility by others in the region.
Örebro Kommun is the local government organization for Örebro, a city in central Sweden. The organization employs 12,000 people and is governed by a municipal council. Örebro Kommun selected AirWatch® by VMware® to deliver secure access to information through mobile devices to politicians, including representatives on the City Council Assembly and members of the City Executive Committee. The municipality´s information security policies are very strict and enforcing them is a high priority for the IT department. The advanced security capabilities of AirWatch, including user authentication using AD/LDAP, certificate-based access to enterprise email, Wi-Fi and VPN networks, help Örebro Kommun to meet its requirements.
Satmex is a Mexico-based satellite operator, known for the exclusive orbital positions of its satellites and the ongoing support and service it provides to customers. With more than 25 years of experience, the company’s mission is to connect the world through innovative satellite services. After a thorough analysis of the leading EMM solutions, Satmex selected AirWatch by VMware to manage its mobile device deployment and bring your own device (BYOD) program. The keys to Satmex’s successful mobility initiative are due to comprehensive AirWatch professional services and support available in Spanish and the fact that AirWatch meets the satellite company’s strict security standards.
Located in the heart of Georgia, the Houston County School System educates approximately 28,000 K-12 students on 38 campuses. AirWatch and Xirrus teamed up to bring Mobile Device Management, Mobile Application Management, Mobile Email Management and a wireless system. Together, Xirrus and AirWatch enforce access polices and enable BYOD with guest access to Wi-Fi.
Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs is one of the largest and most distinctive entertainment, gaming, harness racing, shopping and dining destinations in Pennsylvania. The resort needed to migrate from BlackBerry devices to an enterprise mobility management solution to scale with their growing organization. Mohegan Sun chose AirWatch to secure and manage iPads used by guests and employees, as well as to implement a BYOD policy. Next, the company plans to use AirWatch Content Locker integration with SharePoint to enhance their long-term mobile strategy.
Brake France distributes poultry products to restaurants and company, school and hospital canteens across France, Ireland, Sweden and the United Kingdom. In 2010, the company decided to deploy a range of corporate-owned, personally enabled mobile devices. After reviewing a number of solutions, Brake France selected AirWatch® to meet its mobility needs. With AirWatch, Brake France can enable WiFi and VPN automatically on corporate devices, push an internal app with the AirWatch App Catalog and deliver secure email, calendar and contact access for end users.
Explore Learning is a growing British company that provides math and English tutoring services to students in small group settings. Founded in 2001, the company now has 90 learning centers located across the UK. To streamline and integrate the flow of information between sales staff, office administrators and prospects, Mr. Morgan introduced a customized, internal prospecting app, which was pushed to the sales team’s mobile devices using the AirWatch App Catalog. App installation is tracked to ensure that all centers are utilizing the application, and communication with prospects has improved dramatically.
Rotho Blaas is a leading, multinational developer and provider of technology solutions in the wood building sector. To increase efficiency and to deploy an internal app across all major operating systems, Rotho Blaas’ leadership team transitioned its mobile fleet of Blackberry® devices to Apple® iOS smartphones and tablets. The company’s IT team turned to AirWatch to make the transition as seamless as possible.
VITAS Innovative Hospice Care, a pioneer and leader in the hospice movement since 1978, is the nation’s leading provider of end-of-life care. With headquarters in Miami, VITAS operates 51 hospice programs. At VITAS, 80 percent of employees are engaged with delivering post-acute care in a patient’s home. VITAS is currently deploying more than 100 mobile devices to enable its care continuum, starting with admissions, sales and e-prescribing teams. Employees that receive mobile devices, a mix of corporate-owned iPhones and iPads, range from physicians, chaplains, nurses, community liaisons and admissions liaisons.
Henry Ford Health System (HFHS) is one of the nation’s leading comprehensive, integrated health systems. Henry Ford Health System’s workforce had been exclusively using BlackBerry devices for many years, but as more clinical applications have been moving toward Android and Apple iOS platforms, the organization has had to adapt its mobility strategy accordingly. After reviewing three of the top solution providers, HFHS leaders selected AirWatch based on three main points of differentiation: it offered an option to be hosted by the vendor instead of by HFHS, integration with Active Directory and the ability to bring ActiveSync traffic through the AirWatch gateway and rapid adoption by the platform of new operating system features within days after release.
Essilor International is the world’s largest manufacturer of ophthalmic lenses, based in France and quoted on the Euronext Paris Stock Exchange. Essilor operates in more than 60 countries and employs nearly 55,000 associates. The company chose AirWatch to implement their mobile initiatives because AirWatch offers the most features on the market and variable costs, thanks to a scalable cloud solution. Essilor utilizes AirWatch Mobile Device Management to secure devices and enable access to corporate email, along with AirWatch Mobile Device Management to deliver internal and purchased apps to users.
The proliferation of mobile devices and tablets is transforming classroom learning. As traditional paper textbooks are replaced with digital books on tablets, students are reaping the benefits of having continuous access to the latest information. Open Your Tomorrow is an initiative launched by the Lebanese Ministry of Telecommunications, in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Higher Education, to regenerate the country by enabling youth. The Lebanese Ministry of Telecommunications funded the project by sourcing 15,000 tablets that were custom designed by Intel and equipped with parental controls and AirWatch Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM).
Zambon is a leading chemical and pharmaceutical company that has been in operation for 108 years. The family-owned, Italian company is well established in three therapeutic areas: respiratory, pain and women’s care. In 2011, Zambon’s leadership decided to ‘go mobile’, providing Field Force users with iPads® to work more efficiently and perform on field activities. Zambon chose AirWatch after seeking a a mobile solution to protect the flow of information and allow the sales team to securely access documents and apps for market analysis and product promotion on their devices.
Luxottica Group is a leader in premium, luxury and sports eyewear with approximately 7,000 optical and sun retail stores in North America, Asia-Pacific, China, South Africa, Latin America and Europe.
Always on the forefront of fashion, BCBGMAXAZRIA (BCBG) is the premier lifestyle collection for today’s modern woman. The company’s name is derived from the French phrase “bon chic, bon genre,” which is Parisian slang for “good style, good attitude.” Reconciling creativity with accessibility and desirability with wearability, BCBG occupies a unique position in American fashion. Offering sophisticated, confident designs that take consumers from work to the weekend in style, BCBG is sold in more than 1,000 points of sale worldwide.
Headquartered in Caxias do Sul, Brazil, Sumig specializes in professional solutions for welding and cutting developed with in-house technology. Founded in 1980, the company is continually expanding and is the segment leader in the Brazilian market. After researching a number of EMM providers, Sumig selected AirWatch® to manage its growing mobile fleet. “I explored a few other suppliers, but the AirWatch team offered an immediate solution and cared about the needs of our company,” explained Schaefer. “I ultimately selected AirWatch because of the customer service I received from the beginning. The AirWatch sales team and the technical team have the expertise and commitment to provide a seamless deployment.” Sumig Invests in Mobile Innovation with AirWatch.
Relay Foods is an online grocery store that provides customers with the best sustainable products from local stores, restaurants and farms, including a wide variety of specialty foods and local produce. Shoppers can select a convenient pickup location close to where they live or work, or have their order delivered to their doorstep. By partnering with both local artisans and national brands, Relay provides customers with a healthier, sustainable way to shop and eat and vendors with a marketplace to start their businesses and sell their products. The company has been in operation since 2009 and now has more than 135 employees in six markets throughout the mid-Atlantic.
reed.co.uk is a leading recruitment website in the UK. The firm highlights vacancies from more than 10,000 recruiters and 4.5 million job seekers rely on reed.co.uk in their search for employment. The company uses AirWatch to manage a fleet of employee-owned and corporate-owned devices that includes a range of operating systems. Implementing AirWatch was easy and employees are grateful for the ability to protect corporate and personal information, especially in the event that a device is lost or stolen.
A local health district in NSW provides a range of public health services to the diverse region. The district delivers services to approximately 850,000 people, employs 15,500 staff and 1,600 volunteers. During a pilot tablet deployment to patients, the health service need a way to secure the devices, enable care through applications and filter Internet searches for pediatric patients. The organization chose AirWatch to meet its mobility needs.
Located on Wilmington Island, GA, St. Andrew’s is a college preparatory school known for nurturing and challenging students in Pre-K through grade 12. The school has been designated as a 2013 Apple Distinguished School, as well as an International Baccalaureate World School, offering the Diploma Program, which represents the school’s global competency. The school chose AirWatch to secure devices and manage applications from the central admin console. Though the IT department includes only one employee, management of tablets and laptops is easy with AirWatch.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), funded by FEMA, provides vital public engineering services to strengthen our nation’s security, energize the economy, and reduce risks from disasters. One of the Corps’ missions is to assist homeowners who have roof, entryway or window damages after natural disasters.
With more than 150,000 employees around the world, many of this company’s executives and client advisors travel extensively and require mobile access to email, contacts, calendar and corporate documents. When the company issued more than 14,000 smartphones and tablets to employees, the leadership team needed a technology partner to simplify mobility for the entire organization. The company chose AirWatch to institute a BYOD policy, secure email and manage content with AirWatch Content Locker.
GA Communication Group is a marketing and advertising agency serving the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries. The company chose AirWatch to manage a hybrid fleet of corporate and employee-owned smartphones and tablets. One of the most valuable benefits of AirWatch has been the ability to centrally manage all devices, which has resulted in significant time savings for the IT department. GA Communication Group also uses the AirWatch App Catalog to push apps to employees.
Managing mobility on a global level is critical for Big Picture, the UK’s premier field marketing agency with more than 200 staff members in 16 countries. The company’s main challenge was to provide all employees with up-to-date information in their respective languages, whether they used a company-owned device or an employee-owned device. With AirWatch Content Locker, Big Picture can securely distribute content for mobile access to employees, based on their location and language preferences. Big Picture uses advanced analytics to create reports on what content is accessed most, and uses continuous compliance monitoring to keep resources secure.
As a large company comprised of multiple brands and six office locations, Ideal Stelrad Limited faced a number of challenges when it made the decision to embrace mobility. More than 300 Stelrad employees including executives, engineers and sales people required mobile access to corporate information – wherever and whenever. AirWatch’s multi-tenant architecture offers a streamlined way to manage hundreds of devices based on user role, device type and organization group. In addition to remote mobile access to email, Ideal Stelrad engineers now have the ability to digitally complete various forms from their mobile device.
Aware of the need to efficiently manage its fleet of tablets, the Edison leadership team saw value in partnering with an EMM provider. In particular, Edison required a centralized system to manage a variety of devices and operating systems with the goal of eventually implementing a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program. After compiling a mobile strategy study with input from a major technological and advisory company and internal analysts, Edison identified AirWatch® as the best EMM solution for its needs. AirWatch has been configured and is currently deployed on more than 100 mobile devices at Edison, including iOS®, Android™ and Windows™ Phone 8. The company plans to rollout of more than 1,000 additional devices in the near future – mainly tablets.
Fort Bend ISD includes 74 campuses, which are prone to hurricanes and tropical storms. When inclement weather strikes, the school’s priority is the safety and security of its students. The school’s Enterprise Application Support, Training and Reporting (EASTR) department created ICE (In Case of Emergency), an internally developed tablet app, deployed exclusively through AirWatch® to nurses and members of the school’s Safe and Secure task force. Currently, 72 nurses at 74 campuses are using the ICE app distributed by AirWatch, which has been met with resoundingly positive feedback.
Headquartered in San Francisco, Blackboard is a leader in enterprise technology and innovative solutions that improve the experience of millions of students and learners every day around the world. The Blackboard marketing team completed a successful deployment across iOS® and Android™ devices. With hundreds of mobile applications developed, Blackboard can now manage applications on smartphones and tablets to ensure field representatives have the latest application version installed. Blackboard will also use AirWatch Content Locker from AirWatch to distribute and manage content securely on mobile devices.
Founded in 1997, YO! Sushi introduced the concept of a Japanese ‘kaiten,’ or sushi bar, which delivers food to customers on a conveyor belt. Using AirWatch technology, YO! Sushi ensures that it protects both sensitive restaurant and customer data. With its mobility initiative in place, YO! Sushi has increased efficiencies and enhanced customer experience in its restaurants. Waiters are saving time by entering orders directly on mobile devices, fewer orders are lost or misread by kitchen staff, and each restaurant’s order fulfillment speed has increased.
The inomed leadership team sought a device, content and application management solution that would enable employees to securely distribute updated product documents to subsidiaries and partners, to replace product CDs, and to globally distribute internal and public applications. With AirWatch, the company can automatically push profiles, VPN access and email configurations to devices without user interaction, as well as push content for secure mobile access to documents, videos and more with AirWatch Content Locker.
Zambon Pharmaceutical Laboratories Ltda. is a pharmaceutical company that operates in three strategic areas: respiratory, pain and women’s health. In 2011, the company’s leadership decided to ‘go mobile’ and chose AirWatch to enable mobile device, email and application management. Custom profiles for employees based on job function ensure employees receive the exact level of access to information they need to do their job well, and the intuitive and simple design ensured IT could meet a tight deployment deadline. In the future, the company plans to use AirWatch Content Locker to enable secure mobile access to corporate documents.
Groupe Thiriet is a food processing company that distributes frozen products through its stores and home delivery distribution centers. Based on an influential analyst report and first-hand experience during a free trial, the company chose AirWatch Enterprise Mobility Management. To easily manage different users, user groups were imported according to the company’s existing organizational chart. Each group has access to email, calendar, Wi-Fi and VPN according to their needs and job function. Next, Groupe Thiriet plans to deploy AirWatch Content Locker to enable secure access to corporate documents.
Home to more than 45 elementary, middle and high schools in Virginia, Norfolk City Public School System manages their mobile deployment of more than 900 devices issued by the school with AirWatch. AirWatch’s robust reporting capabilities, combined with the asset tracking feature, work perfectly for the school’s needs.
Established in 1991 by the Queensland Government to manage its long-term investments, QIC is now the third-largest institutional investment manager in Australia with more than 90 local and international clients and $71.3 billion in funds under management (as of March 31, 2013). With AirWatch, QIC has simplified mobile security and device management to support the latest consumer-friendly mobile devices, push corporate email and applications to devices over-the-air, and wipe corporate data from lost or stolen devices.
This IDC Buyer Case Study is based on a conversation IDC had with Terry Lascher, manager of Training and Standards at L.J. Aviation, a privately held midsize aircraft management and charter flight company based in Pennsylvania. The discussion centered on the three - year - old transformation undertaken by L.J. Aviation as it sought to mobilize its operational flight know ledge base.
Manitou Springs School District 14, located in Colorado, serves approximately 1,500 students in four schools and was named an Apple Distinguished Program for the 2012-2013 school year. As one of the first school districts in the United States to embrace mobility in the classroom, educators at Manitou Springs School District 14 turned to AirWatch to secure devices and deploy curriculum content to their large student body.
With 90 employees and a fleet of more than 150 planes, Flair Air provides passenger charters and workforce transportation both domestically and internationally. It also offers a unique luxury travel experience with an annual trip around the world from Vancouver, Canada to Russia, China, the United Arab Emirates, Africa, Europe and back. Flair Airlines needed a way to distribute flight manuals, company documents, internal memos, flight packages and weather apps to tablets. Flair Air chose to implement AirWatch to provide secure content and application management.
With more than 4,450 professionals, Lockton has become the largest privately held insurance broker in the world, providing risk management, insurance and employee benefits consulting services to more than 40,000 clients around the world. AirWatch EMM enables Lockton to support a variety of devices without having to worry about the security of corporate data. Associates benefit from Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies that allow corporate information to be accessed on personal devices, while privacy policies protect personal information.
California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly), located in San Luis Obispo, California, is embracing mobile technology in academics and student life. The university chose AirWatch to secure devices, manage applications and enable mobile points of sale (MPOS) at sporting events, food trucks and bookstores.
GPM, Inc., is a pavement management company based in California. GPM uses AirWatch to secure its custom internal apps, deploy applications and corporate email in bulk, and lock and wipe lost devices. AirWatch enables GPM to keep content in it’s environment and prevent employees from leaving with corporate data.
ALBOA is the second largest social housing provider in Aarhus, Denmark. The company employs 180 and provides more than 7500 apartments. AirWatch allows ALBOA to quickly and easily set up policies and profiles, configure devices, distribute content with AirWatch Content LockerTM and deploy webclips for secure, online form submissions.
AriZona Beverage offers a wide array of iced tea beverages and energy drinks to customers around the world. The company uses AirWatch to push product catalogs to the sales team and provide secure Wi-Fi networks for mobile employees. AirWatch enables AriZona to stay a step ahead of their competition with order input on tablets and eliminating other paper processes.
Taco Bueno, a U.S.-based fast-food restaurant chain specializing in Tex-Mex style cuisine, recently deployed tablets secured by AirWatch. In the restaurants, tablets are used to digitally perform restaurant quality assurance checklists including food temperature readings, pictures of the dining area demonstrating cleanliness and readiness checks prior to lunch and dinner. With AirWatch, employee training is more efficient and the readiness checks are streamlined.
Named one of the top 20 largest accounting and advisory firms in the United States, according to Accounting Today’s “2012 Top 100 Firms,” Baker Tilly provides full service accounting and advisory services for to global customer base. Once the firm decided to open their corporate practice up to non-legacy devices, they chose AirWatch to manage their diverse device fleet due to AirWatch certificate integration, Active Directory integration, user authentication and network access control capabilities.
The Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) is a division of the Australian Sports Commission (ASC), which acts as the statutory authority within the Australian Government’s Regional Australia, Local Government, Arts and Sport portfolio. The ASC uses the AirWatch Enterprise App Catalog, Secure Email Gateway (SEG), and certificates for multi factor authentication on both corporate-owned and employee-owned devices.
Mackenzie is an educational institution offering all levels of education, from basic to post-graduate, and serving 48,000 students and 2,000 faculty members. Mackenzie trusts AirWatch Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) to secure and manage devices, deploy applications and containerize content.
As a world leader in homeopathic medicine manufacturing, Boiron has more than 4,000 employees in 60 countries and specializes in products ranging from cold and flu medicines to those for allergy and pain relief. The company deployed AirWatch in just 48 hours, and AirWatch integration capabilities enable Boiron to manage its internal customer relationship management (CRM) platform and run expense reports with Concur.
Located in northern California, the Roseville City School District recently deployed tablets secured by AirWatch to teachers and the K-12 student body. Roseville utilizes AirWatch to configure Wi-Fi access, comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), limit apps available by rating and enable shared devices.
Lehigh Valley Health Network is one of the country’s premier healthcare organizations, earning 17 consecutive years of recognition from U.S. News and World Report as a top American hospital. AirWatch Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) helps enable Lehigh to secure mobile devices, comply with HIPAA regulations, configure custom policies for different organization groups and manage more than 2,000 application licenses with Apple Volume Purchase Program (VPP) integration.
NV Energy supplies power to the majority of the state of Nevada. With 2,800 employees, mobility management is a challenge. AirWatch allows NV Energy to provide corporate email to mobile devices that are personally owned. This BYOD policy lets NV Energy run swiftly and efficiently, especially when it comes to immediately responding to customer power issues.
AcariaHealth is a leading, independent specialty pharmacy company focused on complex medical conditions. AirWatch allows Acaria employees to embrace mobility while staying in line with HIPAA regulations. Executives can access corporate applications on their tablets through secure portals without compromising security.
Simplicity Bank secures financial documents and important client information with AirWatch Mobile Device Management. Executives are also able to access board documents securely on their mobile devices on an internal Simplicity app via the AirWatch Mobile Application Management solution.
Skanska, a global construction company, benefits from AirWatch Mobile Device Management and Mobile Application Management. The company utilizes Secure Email Gateway to keep their networks secure, ensuring corporate data is never breached. Skanska has a 2,000-count device fleet, and the scalability of AirWatch keeps operations running smoothly.
Advanced Home Care specializes in patient home care, empowering people to take care of themselves at home. Nurses visiting patients at home need to use tablets to log information and take photos to properly diagnose medical conditions. AirWatch provides Mobile Device and Application Management, as well as AirWatch Content Locker as a way to distribute collateral. Documents such as forms, patient data and presentations can be pushed to clinicians and sales while staying HIPAA compliant.
Cuatrecasas, Gonҫalves Pereira is an international corporate law firm that needed device management for their multi-OS fleet. The firm chose AirWatch for their BYOD policies and network security features such as VPN and Secure Email Gateway. Because legal documents must be safeguarded to protect client-attorney privilege, AirWatch is critical for the firm’s mobile security.
Advocate Health Care employs more than 35,000 doctors and nurses in the Chicago region. They utilize the latest tablet technology to provide clinicians with mobility to create a more productive and efficient work environment. AirWatch provides Mobile Device Management (MDM) to the team to safeguard all patient documents, keeping in line with HIPAA regulations.
Informatics Merseyside is an Information Management and Technology (IM&T) NHS shared service that supports 11 different trusts, with 28,000 users, 18,000 IT devices and 750,000 patients across the Merseyside Health Economy. Informatics uses AirWatch for Mobile Application Management (MAM) and Mobile Content Management (MCM), securing all patient records.
Sistema de Ensino Integral is a private school in Brazil and a publisher of educational materials that reach more than 15,000 students nationwide. In 2011, Integral made the choice to distribute 1,800 tablets to students, teachers and administrators becoming a pioneer in the mobile education movement in South America. Integral chose AirWatch® as its mobile device and mobile application management provider. Printed books are quickly becoming obsolete, and all educational material can be found on the device. Additionally, the students receive work tools from teachers such as homework, school appointments, and emails.
Chemring is a market leading manufacturing business supplying high technology electronics and energetic products to over 80 countries around the world. Chemring operates in four market sectors: Counter-IED, Countermeasures, Pyrotechnics and Munitions. They use AirWatch for Mobile Device Managment, Secure Web Browser and AirWatch Content Locker .
Located on the southern tip of Texas, only four miles from the U.S. – Mexico border, the city of McAllen is one the fastest growing metro areas in the nation. About 85 percent of the 129,877 residents are Hispanic and approximately 27 percent of them live below the poverty line.
David’s Bridal has more than 300 bridal stores in North America. Mobile devices secured by AirWatch allow employees to access to real-time inventory, pricing and store data. They also utilize the AirWatch Secure Email Gateway (SEG) to keep retail information confidential. Overall, AirWatch enhances the customer-retailer experience.
The McAllen ISD school system of Texas serves as home to 25,000 students. In an effort to ensure all students receive the same educational tools and benefits, mobile devices are supplied to everyone, allowing a BYOD policy as well. AirWatch allows McAllen to monitor what apps and web clips the students have access to in the classroom, creating a wholly educational environment. With AirWatch, educational material is pushed to the devices with ease.
Sunbelt Rentals, a leading supplier of industrial equipment, supplies their sales team with mobile devices to streamline business processes. AirWatch’s Mobile Enterprise Management software giving the sales team information on stock availability and price sheets while allowing for point of sale order entry.
FlightWorks is a private charter plane company out of Georgia. They use AirWatch to secure their Electronic Flight Bags (EFBs) and distribute manuals electronically. Flight manuals are kept up to date electronically and stored in the AirWatch Content Locker , which allows FlightWorks to be FAA compliant at all times.