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May 30, 2013 12:45 ET

BoxTone Expands Globally With New Japan & Asia Pacific Operations

BoxTone Japan KK Formed to Support Strategic Partnerships With Carriers & Global Handset Manufacturers

COLUMBIA, MD--(Marketwired - May 30, 2013) - BoxTone, the innovator in unified Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM), today announced the opening of BoxTone Japan KK, the company's latest global market expansion. The Tokyo-based operations, located at MG Meguro Ekimae Building, 2-15-19 Kamiosaki, Shinagawa-ku,Tokyo, Japan, serves BoxTone's business customers throughout Japan and Asia Pacific. BoxTone's strategic partnerships across Asia include mobile carriers and global handset manufacturers who are embedding its cloud-based and on-premise Mobile Device Management software and jointly developing new capabilities for their enterprise and consumer customers. 

"BoxTone is excited to extend our global reach and partner with the largest and most respected carriers and handset manufacturers in Japan and throughout Asia. With BoxTone Mobile Device Management and full lifecycle Enterprise Mobility Management, our partners can fulfill a need critical to the mobilization of employees and consumers in Japan," said BoxTone CEO Alan Snyder.

BoxTone Mobile Device Management (MDM), part of the unified BoxTone Enterprise Mobility Management platform, enables enterprise IT and consumers to secure, configure, and manage Google Android and Apple iOS mobile devices and applications via both cloud-based and on-premise options. For consumers, BoxTone enables confidence that their personal and family information is protected. For enterprises, BoxTone ensures that all corporate data remains secured and centrally managed at all times. 

BoxTone has appointed Hiroaki Tsuneyama, General Manager of BoxTone Japan KK, to direct the new Asia Pacific operations unit. Previously, Mr. Tsuneyama was Senior Consultant and Strategist of Itochu-Techno Solutions (CTC) and was responsible for new business development. Before Joining CTC, Mr. Tsuneyama held several senior positions at a number of technology companies including general manager of Japan at Intralinks, vice president of sales at Opera Software, Xpedite, Openwave Systems, Agilent Technologies and Hewlett Packard.

"Asia Pacific and Japan in particular are undergoing dramatic growth in the use of mobile technology," added CEO Snyder. "The rapid adoption of smartphones, tablets and mobile apps coupled with the security conscious nature of the Japanese market has created an enormous opportunity to help organizations and consumers better protect and manage mobile devices."

About BoxTone
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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Contact Information

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