Featured Speakers Include Analysts from 451 Research, Aragon
Research, Compass Intelligence, Constellation Research, Gartner, GigaOM
Research and VDC Research
451 Research: Chris Hazelton is research director at 451 Research, and
he leads the firm’s mobile and wireless research practice, which
covers hardware, software and services for enterprise markets.
Aragon Research: Jim Lundy is the founder and CEO of Aragon
Research, and he also serves as lead analyst for collaboration,
mobile, social, content management, user interface and knowledge.
Compass Intelligence: J. Gerry Purdy, Ph.D., is the chief mobility
strategist with Compass Intelligence and a nationally recognized
industry authority, focusing on monitoring and analyzing emerging
trends, technologies, and market behavior in mobile computing and
wireless data communications devices, software and services.
Constellation Research: Ray Wang is the principal analyst and CEO at
Constellation Research, where he focuses on enterprise strategy and
disruptive technologies and works with clients on innovation, business
model design, engagement strategies, customer experience, matrix
commerce and big data.
Forrester Research, Inc.: Christian Kane is an analyst for Forrester
and his research spans mobile hardware, mobile operating systems,
mobile device management, mobile app management and enterprise
applications stores; Tyler Shields is a senior analyst for Forrester
and a leading expert on mobile and application security topics.
GigaOM Research: Cormac Foster is a research director at GigaOM
Research covering mobile technologies and enterprise operations. He
has spent nearly 20 years in enterprise technology as a QA manager,
product manager, industry analyst and writer.
IDC: Stacy Crook is a program manager for IDC’s mobile enterprise
research programs, and her main areas of focus include mobile
enterprise applications and platforms, mobile enterprise management,
mobile security software, mobile operating environments and mobile
VDC Research: Eric Klein is a market research and consulting
professional for VDC Research, specializing in the design, analysis,
and delivery of project-based research. For the past 15 years, Eric
has worked with a wide array of firms across a number of industries,
leading quantitative and qualitative research.
the global leader and innovator in mobile security and the largest
Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) provider, announces its lineup of
analyst speakers for AirWatch
Connect Atlanta from Sept. 9-12, 2013. AirWatch Connect is the
leading event for enterprise mobility, providing a collaborative forum
for top industry analysts and AirWatch’s most innovative clients and
premier technology partners.
Bryan Taylor, research director at Gartner, will present the analyst
keynote, addressing mobile security considerations and trends on
Tuesday, Sept. 10. Taylor specializes in mobile strategy, employee-owned
technology, mobile device management, mobile application management,
mobile file sharing and mobile platforms.
“We’re bringing together the most experienced industry analysts to share
best practices and propose fresh approaches to address enterprise
mobility challenges at Connect,” said John Marshall, president and CEO,
AirWatch. “Our customers and partners rely on analyst input to augment
their mobility initiatives, and Connect provides the forum for direct
interaction with the top mobility analysts.”
Connect Atlanta Analyst Speakers and Panelists
For more information, including a full list of speakers and the agenda,
AirWatch is the world’s largest mobile security and enterprise mobility
management provider with more than 8,000 customers and more than 1,400
global associates. The largest customer base, combined with the largest
research and development team in the industry, allows AirWatch to
provide the broadest functionality at the lowest cost. The AirWatch
platform, featuring industry-leading mobile device management and
application management, also incorporates the most secure content
management solution, Secure Content Locker™. These solutions can be used
stand-alone for unique BYOD requirements or as a comprehensive, highly
scalable enterprise-grade mobility platform.
Justin Grimsley, + 1 404-353-6253