The advent of mobile technology has brought forward a trend of Enterprise mobility that allows a great number of employees to work out of the office using the mobile devices. The rise of the usage of smartphones and tablets in recent times has shifted the workforce towards flexible destinations and thus Enterprise mobility is gaining momentum. According to a study, the number of devices managed by Enterprise mobility has seen an increment of 72% in the past two years. In addition to this, enterprise mobility has boosted the productivity by 34% in the past year.
Let us have a detailed look at the methods and of EMM (Enterprise mobility management), advantages of Enterprise mobility and how it has affected the largest workforce, the millennials in the present time.
- Mobile Device Management
With MDM, the biggest concern of Enterprise mobility i.e. loss of device can be easily solved. It consists of a hardware inventorying, OS configuration and mobile application management at its core that helps in the detection of the device once it’s lost.
Also, the SSO functionality will help in bridging the gap between different mobile platforms makes it easier for the administrator to manage the mobile devices easily.
- Mobile Application Management
MAM helps to track which applications are used which is particularly important for the company that deploys the BYOD methodology.
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- Mobile Content Management
As more and more employees are opting to work from different places, there would be an ardent amount of file sharing through emails and apps that are not fully secure. MCM has containerization that creates specific space which the users can use to work with the data and specific applications.
MCM allows the organizations to set up storage areas that are filled with approved things, settings and policies that are configured by the IT administrators.
- BYOD and Millennials
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Advantages of Enterprise Mobility
Portability, availability and sharing accessibility are the major areas enterprise mobility has helped the organizations immaculately. Real time communication and system independence have also helped the employees to coordinate better and increase adoption and engagement. With personal ownership of devices there is reduction in cost and increment in adoption and engagement of the devices with the employees. Moreover, as these devices can be used anywhere it helps in improving the work procedure which results in enhanced productivity. In addition to this, Enterprise mobility has simplified the process of file sharing through scanned data and recorded videos. This is essential for an enhanced and competent knowledge sharing process.
Many organizations believe that adopting Enterprise Mobility in their business can be daunting but the enterprise Mobility solutions can be beneficial in connecting the entire team easily. Be it optimizing the business resources in the field, or including seamless interaction between workers, Enterprise Mobility can be the optimum solution for all of these.