Leader in connection lifecycle management will offer Samsung KNOX™
mobile security solution to enterprise customers using Samsung mobile
BARCELONA, Spain & ORANGE, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Inc. (NASDAQ: TNGO), a leading global provider of Connection
Lifecycle Management (CLM) software and related services, has signed
a strategic partnership agreement with Samsung to provide Samsung KNOX™
mobile security solution to Tangoe’s global enterprise customers
supporting Samsung mobile devices.
With their partnership, Tangoe can offer its clients Samsung’s
comprehensive mobile security solution which provides industry leading
security for Samsung users protecting enterprise data from leakage,
malware, and malicious attacks. Samsung KNOX™ container
technology can be used to create a secure zone on the employee’s device
for corporate applications and data. The user’s personal applications
and data remain outside the secure zone and are kept private. Samsung
KNOX™ provides reassurance and convenience for IT departments
looking to implement and manage BYOD strategies, or looking to replace
legacy infrastructures, supporting Samsung devices.
“This agreement initiates a strategy of closer alignment between Tangoe
and Samsung in addressing the growing importance of mobility management
for enterprises around the globe,” said Dr. Injong Rhee, senior vice
president and head of technology strategy and enterprise R&D at Samsung
Electronics. “Beyond Tangoe’s initial reselling of KNOX™, we are
also exploring the long term goal of integrating KNOX™ with
Tangoe’s comprehensive MatrixMobile solution, which provides mobility
management software and service capabilities to global enterprise
“We are very excited about this initial agreement with Samsung,” said Al
Subbloie, president and CEO of Tangoe. “This partnership between leaders
in the mobile marketplace provides enterprises with new and innovative
ways to better manage the myriad of mobile connections within their
organizations, while providing mobile enterprise security without
compromising personal privacy. BYOD is a reality, as is the need for
enterprises to continually re-evaluate their liability models to align
with key expense, policy, security, support and end-user productivity
goals. This agreement further enables our market leading and
comprehensive mobility solution suite to be more nimble and adaptive to
enterprise requirements. We view Samsung as a vital mobility management
partner enabling organizations to further refine their operations,
control costs and increase efficiencies throughout their global mobile
About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening
new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation
and discovery, Samsung is transforming the world of TVs, smartphones,
personal computers, printers, cameras, home appliances, LTE systems,
medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. Samsung employs
270,000 people across 79 countries with annual sales of US$187.8
billion. To discover more, please visit www.samsung.com.
Tangoe (NASDAQ: TNGO) is a leading global provider of Connection
Lifecycle Management software and services to a wide range of global
enterprises and service providers. The company’s Connection Lifecycle
Management technology, Matrix, is an on-demand suite of software and
services designed to turn on, manage, secure, and support various
connections in an enterprise’s communications lifecycle, including
mobile, fixed, machine, cloud, social, and IT.
Additional information about Tangoe can be found at www.tangoe.com.
Tangoe is a registered trademark of Tangoe, Inc.
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Source: Tangoe, Inc.