While the “hot topic” nowadays is BYOD, most companies are starting to realize that it is not only about BYOD, it is about enabling a mobile workforce. Companies have different business needs, some will embrace BYOD, some will not since they want to own their mobile devices, and some others will have both: company-owned mobile devices and employee-owned mobile devices. If you only think about BYOD, you really are missing the overall strategy to enable mobile workforce, because your policy must to embrace both scenarios.
Microsoft Enterprise Mobility vision is to help organizations enable their users to be productive on the devices they love, while protecting the company. Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Suite (EMS) is the solution that will assist you to overcome the challenges related to information protection, device management and identity for mobile devices. I recently wrote this Curation about Enterprise Mobility Suite to assist you better understand this solution using a rationale order of articles curated in a single place. I also recommend you to enroll in the series of Webinar that Product Team is offering, the first one will be Monday, September 29th and you can register here. Make sure to also register for the upcoming webinars:
- Secure access with one Identity! Single Sign On for On Prem and Cloud Apps
- How to secure BYOD scenarios with conditional access
- Protecting corporate data with Enterprise Mobility Suite
- How to manage apps in BYOD scenarios