COLUMBIA, MD and TOKYO--(Marketwired - Jun 27, 2013) - BoxTone, the innovator of unified Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM), today announced a partnership with NTT DOCOMO, Inc., where NTT DOCOMO will embed BoxTone's mobile device management (MDM) solution to deliver secure mobile device and application management to enterprise customers and develop more innovative mobile solutions in Japan. BoxTone software enables NTT DOCOMO to enhance and evolve their enterprise service of "Business Mopera Anshin Manager" to the next level.
BoxTone Mobile Device Management (MDM), part of the unified BoxTone Enterprise Mobility Management platform, enables NTT DOCOMO's enterprise customers to secure, configure and manage Google Android devices and applications accessing enterprise resources and data.
"To empower our enterprise customers to mobilize their workforce with industry's highest level of security, control and manageability, we selected the BoxTone solution," said Tsutomu Shindou, Executive Vice President, Managing Director of Corporate Marketing Division, NTT DOCOMO. "By providing our corporate customers' businesses with advanced enterprise mobile technology, we expect BoxTone to play an important role in helping NTT DOCOMO's leadership in expanding the smartphone and tablet market."
"Business Mopera Anshin Manager" is an enterprise mobile service from NTT DOCOMO that provides a single unified web-based management system and addresses a broad range of remote configuration and control for corporate-contract devices (including i-mode feature phones and smartphones). Key MDM features include remote device lock, network access block, web access, white-list-based control and more. The service commenced in August 1st, 2006 and the number of users has grown to more than 4,000 companies.
"The rapid adoption of Google Android smartphones and tablets across Japanese and global enterprises has led IT departments to recognize the need for secure mobile device management and full lifecycle enterprise mobility management," said BoxTone CEO Alan Snyder. "BoxTone is pleased to be NTT DOCOMO's trusted software partner to provide these critical software services to their customers."
The partnership places NTT DOCOMO among a growing list of global carriers looking to BoxTone as a partner for embedded Enterprise Mobility Management and Mobile Device Management solutions. In addition to enterprises and carriers, BoxTone is partnering with key handset manufacturers across all major mobile operating platforms.
BoxTone is the innovator of automated Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM). With millions of mobile devices and apps under management, BoxTone's automated EMM platform is trusted by more of the world's leading enterprises, Managed Service Providers and government agencies than any other -- including 42 of the Fortune® 100 and 8 of the Top 10 MSPs -- to ensure maximum mobile performance and security at the lowest cost and risk. Only BoxTone's single unified mobile management platform powered by patented real‐time automation technology addresses the entire mobile lifecycle: Mobile Device Management (MDM), Mobile App Management (MAM), mobile support and operations management. And only BoxTone delivers real‐time centralized control of all mobile smartphones and tablets including Google Android, iPhone and iPad, BlackBerry and Windows Phone, as well as the enterprise apps that run on them.
BoxTone's unparalleled EMM innovation has also been recognized by leading industry analysts, as the company has been positioned in the "Visionaries" Quadrant of Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Mobile Device Management (MDM) Software; named an "innovator" in the Forrester Research, Inc. Market Overview: On-premises MDM Solutions; and named to the Winner category in Yankee Group's "MDM Is Dead. Long Live EMM!"; and named both Champion and Value Award Winner in Info-Tech Research Group's MDM Suites Vendor Landscape. Learn more at www.boxtone.com, or call +1 410.910.3344. Follow BoxTone on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.
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