Vodafone has launched a new solution to help businesses manage smartphones that connect to corporate networks. Smartphone Professional provides a powerful security and device management solution using ‘Good for Enterprise’, which supports many devices including Nokia handsets. Using SmartphoneProfessional, administrators manage corporate devices in a number of ways including the ability to restrict a device’s functionality and remotely wipe corporate data from a lost or stolen phone. Hit the jump to find out more.
The ‘Good for Enterprise’ solution, encrypts data from companies’ servers and restricts information access within a special application. Smartphone Professional clients, who will be charged per user per month, will also receive expert help from Vodafone employees.
“With smartphones becoming increasingly popular, securing the way data is accessed and stored on these devices is crucial,” said Peter Kelly, Enterprise Director at Vodafone UK. “Many businesses want to allow employees to use the mobile device that they choose to do their job most effectively. With Vodafone Smartphone Professional, businesses have the peace of mind that mobile devices and data are secure on the UK’s best network.”
Smartphone Professional offers the following features:
IT administrators through a web based console can take control of applications, lock down device functionality and remotely wipe confidential information from a lost or stolen device.
Highest levels of security
The solution provides advanced end-to-end 192-bit AES encryption and FIPS certification enabling secure access to applications and data behind the corporate firewall. The Good for Enterprise solution provides a contained environment on every smartphone by encrypting data from your server and restricting its access within a special application. Secure email, calendar, contacts as well as business applications.
Smartphone Professional includes premium helpdesk to helpdesk support to ensure your team have access to our experts.
Inclusive Data allowance
Smartphone Professional provides a generous data allowance for each user on Vodafone’s award winning network.
Supporting the implementation
Specifically designed to ensure that the deployment of Smartphone Professional is as simple and efficient as possible, we have a created a range of services to support you.
We provide a range of management solutions from remote monitoring and administration, to full remote management and hosted service. Helping you to remove the IT management burden, reduce capital investment and ensure service availability.Tags | Applications, Breaking News, Corporate, Nokia, Press Release, Security, Smartphone Professional, Software, Symbian, Vodafone