Mission Critical Wireless LLC, an enterprise mobility management services provider, announced today that it has entered into a strategic partnership with MobileIron, a vendor focused on enterprise management and security for mobile devices and applications.
MCW and MobileIron are integrating their expertise and industry best practices to support the growth of enterprise mobile IT, a growing challenge as IT faces increased pressure to secure the enterprise network – while allowing multiple devices to run simultaneously catering to workers’ expectations around device flexibility. The joint offering will better enables IT departments to stay on top of new device and software releases and implement tactics to effectively safeguard the enterprise network ahead of technological advances.
"Mobile IT became a reality in 2011 when the mobile industry figured out IT and the IT industry figured out mobile," said Bob Tinker, CEO of MobileIron. "Our customers are leading the Mobile IT wave and they are looking to companies like MobileIron and Mission Critical Wireless to help them with a lot more than just technology. With training, services and best practices, we make sure that our customers have secure, scalable, global deployments."
MobileIron and MCW coordinate to stay abreast of new software and device releases, beta-test roadmaps, industry best practices, among other mobile updates.
"As the enterprise mobility space shifts to include certain accommodations for individual and personal requirements, IT needs to be proactive in protecting their network," said Dan Croft, founder, president and CEO of Mission Critical Wireless. "Enterprises need device management providers that can match the pace of technological advances and stay ahead of innovation to close security gaps in the network. Our partnership with MobileIron will enable us to effectively support newly formed Mobile IT teams in the development, deployment and management of mobile devices and tablets in the enterprise."