Infotech Lead America: CA Technologies has chosen SAP Afaria as a key component of its mobile strategy to offer even better enterprise mobility management solutions that play a critical role in transforming the role of IT management.
CA Technologies has launched solutions and capabilities to help enterprises embrace the benefits of increased mobility at the workplace while protecting their data security interests. CA Technologies aims to go beyond-the-device to manage and secure the complex ecosystem that makes up the mobile enterprise.
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 are some of the many key challenges to embracing mobility, according to Ram Varadarajan, general manager, New Business Innovation, CA Technologies.
CA Technologies offers new mobility solutions and updates to several existing products that drive the company’s strategy to help customers mobilize their business from every angle – user, device, data and applications.
Some of the capabilities of the solutions offered are Mobile device management (MDM), mobile application management (MAM), mobile content management (MCM) and mobile services management, mobile application acceleration, mobile transformation of existing technology to support mobility and “Mobilizing” CA Technologies enterprise solutions.
“Our customers are looking for us to provide essential technology solutions to take advantage of the mobile opportunity. After thoughtful evaluation, we have licensed the proven and market-leading SAP Afaria mobile device management solution to provide this capability to our customers and serve as a key component for us to build other solutions,” Varadarajan said.
CA Mobile Device Management (CA MDM) is delivered as a scalable, software-as-a-service model or as an on-premise solution to improve productivity by enabling a BYOD strategy. It provides a simple, intuitive and self-service enterprise app store and automates IT management with real-time insight into mobile device status and usage, along with automated device enrollment, configuration and decommissioning.