Breaking EMM news!
VMware AirWatch was named a Leader in the 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM). This is the first time in the history of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for EMM that a single vendor placed highest in ability to execute and furthest in completeness of vision.
IoT in the enterprise—VMware is on it.
Our CIO at VMware, Bask Iyer, recently introduced Liota (Little IoT Agent), a solution to help companies securely collect Big Data from connected devices. The vendor-neutral open-source software development kit (SDK) is a step towards making the Internet of Things (IoT) a reality in the enterprise. Check out what everyone’s saying:
- Forbes: “VMware Fights IoT Connectivity Issue With ‘Liota’”
- TechRepublic: “VMware launches Liota, an open source SDK to fight gateway problem in IoT”
- SD Times: “SD Times GitHub Project of the Week: Liota”
- CIO: “VMware CIO commands IoT effort”
Plus, VMware just joined the Dell IoT Solutions Partner Program to advance the ecosystem for commercial and industrial IoT solutions.
Even Silicon Valley gets hacked.
Mark Zuckerberg demonstrated how not to create and manage passwords this week. Reusing “dadada,” the Facebook CEO’s social accounts were taken over, reports The Wall Street Journal.
Pick the brains behind a winning app.
This week, the guys that founded popular mobile email app Boxer share their start-up story. Hear Andrew Eye talk about mobile micro-moments on a new Echo ONE podcast episode, and read Adam Cianfichi’s blog on what it takes to make successful mobile user experiences for the enterprise.
Small changes get employees—da-da-da-da-da—lovin’ work.
McDonald’s recently made a small change with a big impact on their employees’ burger-making workflows. Find out how it turned around productivity and profits on the AirWatch Blog—and the big takeaway for IT.
Don’t change the channel.
AirWatch has more exciting news coming soon.
— Sanjay Poonen (@spoonen) June 3, 2016
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