Enterprise Mobility Overview

Yesterday I had the opportunity to deliver a presentation at Microsoft Las Colinas here in Texas about Enterprise Mobility. This presentation was part of the TechNet On Tour initiative that was lead by my friend Yung Chao. The presentation was basically an overview of the key EM components, how they work together and the important of…


Announcing our upcoming Enterprise Mobility Book – Yes, a new one!

During Ignite this year we released our first Enterprise Mobility book, we talked to Simon May in an interview at Channel9 and we got some great feedback at Amazon. This new book is a sequel of the first one, the scenario base approach is still there and the fictitious company (if you read the first…


Managing Mobile Productivity with Enterprise Mobility Suite

I would like to introduce you this new video that the Enterprise Mobility Team put together to explain how EMS can help you to manage your mobile devices. This is a great video that capture some key capabilities of EMS. Watch it, share it and use during your presentations….


Using EMS to Mitigate Data Leakage in BYOD Scenarios

One of the biggest challenge in BYOD is to keep company’s data secure and isolated from user’s personal data. You need to preserve user’s privacy while maintain corporate information available and secure in the same device. EMS leverages Azure RMS capabilities to provide data classification and protection, which means that even if the data is…


Countermeasure for BYOD Threats – Real World Scenario

One year ago I was speaking at Microsoft CSO (Chief Security Officer) Council – Fall 2013 in Redmond, during that opportunity I also had a chance to record an interview with Tim Rains where we discussed some results from the Security Intelligence Report V15. Almost one year later, the main subject of that presentation keep…


Complete BYOD Series at TechNet Radio

Happy Halloween y’all! Yesterday the third and last episode of the BYOD series was released at TechNet Radio. In this episode I will go over the rationale behind the BYOD Design Considerations Guide and how to use this guide to assist you creating a strategy to embrace BYOD in your company. You can watch this…


Using Enterprise Mobility Suite Capabilities to Restrict Apps on Windows Phone

One of the most common requests from companies that are embracing BYOD is: how can I restrict apps from running in the user’s mobile device? One of the Enterprise Mobility Suite components that can help you with that is Windows Intune. By using this cloud service you can manage mobile devices from multiple platforms, such…


Enterprise Mobility – Beyond the BYOD Phenomenon

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…


Breakout Session at TechEd North America 2014

After one week at TechEd in Houston I would like to invite you to watch the presentation (in case you missed) that Tom Shinder and I delivered there. This presentation is fully based on our new content called Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Design Considerations Guide (https://aka.ms/byodcg). You can watch the session below or from…


Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Design Considerations Guide

Today our team released a new Design Considerations Guide, this time the focus is in the BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) problem domain. The goal of this guide is to provide the system architect and system designer with a collection of critical design considerations that need to be addressed before designing a Bring Your Own…