May 23, 2012 08:00 ET

Amtel Included in Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Mobile Device Management (MDM) Software

Focus on MDM Security, Telecom Cost, and Life-Cycle Management Core of Amtel's Position

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - May 23, 2012) - Amtel Inc., the industry's first integrated SaaS solution for managing smart device security and telecom expenses, today announced that it has been included in Gartner, Inc.'s Magic Quadrant for "Mobile Device Management Software."*

The Magic Quadrant evaluates vendors based on their completeness of vision and ability to execute. Offering (product) strategy, innovation, customer experience, and overall viability are among the highest weighted criteria.

"Considering there are now over 100 players in the MDM space, we are thrilled to be recognized in the Magic Quadrant exclusive report," said Pankaj (PJ) Gupta, CEO of Amtel. "We believe it confirms our vision of providing companies -- big or small -- with the tools necessary for complete mobile device management, including MDM security, MDM expense management and MDM lifecycle management."

Amtel's MDM solution is based on the following components:

  • Security Management including device configuration, compromised device detection, profile management, remote wipe and app management.
  • Expense Management to track, manage and allocate actual carrier expenses for enterprise mobile devices in real-time, instituting mobile policy and generating alerts and spend reports to users based on corporate policies.
  • Lifecycle Management including workflow procurement and inventory updating to simplify and reduce the costs of provisioning of new devices to users.

For more information about Amtel, visit or follow Amtel on Twitter @AmtelNet.

*Gartner "Magic Quadrant for Mobile Device Management Software" by Phillip Redman, John Girard, Monica Basso, May 17, 2012.

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About Amtel Inc.
Founded in 2001, Amtel, Inc. is a leading mobile device management (MDM) provider, addressing the challenges organizations face in managing mobile devices and telecommunications expenses. Amtel developed the industry's first integrated MDM and expense management software-as-a-service solution, allowing organizations of all sizes to securely manage mobile devices, fixed lines and telecom expenses from a single platform. Provided via a convenient and cost effective SaaS platform, Amtel MDM is the SAS 70 Type II certified solution, offering the highest level of data security and reliability.

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