VMware, a virtualization and cloud computing software provider steps up to provide a complete enterprise mobile security, delivering sophisticated threat protection for managed mobile devices across businesses moving into the 4th industrial revolution.
Dubbed Automated Workplace, the integrated solution ensures ease of work remotely, securing devices against known and unknown threats to ensure corporate data, identities and applications are not compromised by mobile attacks or operating system vulnerabilities.
“The aim of this event is to introduce VMware’s Workspace ONE solution to CIOs, Heads of IT, Heads of Security,” said Everline Wangu Kamau, Channel Lead for VMware in East Africa.
VMware Workspace ONE is a management platform that allows IT administrators to centrally control end users’ mobile devices and cloud-hosted virtual desktops and applications from the cloud or from an on-premises deployment.
This offering is designed to directly address challenges faced by organizations in the consumerization of IT. Workspace ONE is a simple and secure enterprise platform that delivers and manages any app on any device by integrating identity, application, and enterprise mobility management.
Hasmukh Chudasama, Business Applications and End User Computing at Dimension Data East Africa said; “By integrating identity management, real-time application delivery, and enterprise mobility management, VMware Workspace ONE engages digital employees, reducing the threat of data leakage while modernizing the traditional IT operations for the Mobile Cloud Era.”
Also in attendance was Daniel Ndirangu, Senior Engineer at VMware who lauded the automated workplace bid, pointing out the need to secure businesses even as the workplace gets automated.
He said, “The platform removes devices from compromised wireless networks and enforces risk-based compliance policies. It also provides configurable end-user notifications and administrator alerts.”
Workspace ONE as powered by VMware enables enterprises to manage and secure a broad range of mobile platforms against advanced – network, device and application – mobile threats.