CA Technologies, a provider of enterprise mobility solutions, announced new capabilities that help businesses grow, improve employee productivity and automate IT management.
The solution enables enterprises adopt mobility with confidence by managing and securing the complex ecosystem that makes up the mobile enterprise. It drives innovation and business growth through better customer engagements, improved employee productivity by enabling BYOD and secure collaboration, and automated IT management with mobile-enabled technologies.
“Enterprises have cited several key challenges to embracing mobility: the security of enterprise assets, the proliferation of heterogeneous devices, the diversity and management of mobile platforms, and the cost of making applications ‘mobile-ready,” said Ram Varadarajan, general manager, New Business Innovation, CA Technologies.
Important capabilities of the new mobility solutions include Mobile device management (MDM), mobile application management (MAM), mobile content management (MCM) and mobile services management.
With CA MDM solution companies can enable a BYOD strategy and provide a simple, intuitive and self-service enterprise app store. It also automates IT management with real-time insight into mobile device status and usage, along with automated device enrollment, configuration and decommissioning.
CA Technologies also announced innovations in mobile payments, clearing the path for new future transactional models to drive business growth.
The company claims that its enterprise mobility solutions facilitate the transformational shift in the mobile marketplace that is centered on APIs and their importance for accelerating mobile application development and delivery, externalizing core business assets and driving new revenue channels for business growth.
Through the recent acquisition of Layer 7 Technologies, CA Technologies will offer secure and efficient Mobile Application Acceleration and access by seamlessly integrating and managing mobility initiatives across backend systems, security and infrastructure.
By incorporating Layer 7 solutions into its portfolio, CA will help leverage existing application environments; enable third party developer networks; and secure and govern API usage, the company said.