BLUE BELL, Pa., Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today debuted Mobile Environment Management (MEM) 2.0, a set of cloud-based or on-premise managed mobility services aimed at helping CIOs better support, manage and secure mobile technologies and resources used within the organization.
While the proliferating usage of "bring-your-own" devices (BYOD) in the workplace is making employees more mobile and productive, the plethora of different devices and data plans can lead to a costly "BYOD sprawl" of unsupported, unmanaged and untraceable technologies.
In addition, as Unisys-sponsored research has shown, many workers are using unsupported applications that unwittingly create security and support hazards for the company.
Building on Unisys' suite of mobility solutions, the Unisys MEM 2.0 services provide IT organizations with a standard framework for managing and supporting mobile users and resources, while maintaining the security of corporate assets and reducing the cost of service delivery.
"Mobile device management and other point solutions alone can't help CIOs tame the management challenges of widespread mobility," said Larry Dunn, vice president, solution portfolio management, Unisys Global Managed Services. "Clients tell us they need a mobile services solution that addresses a full range of technology and business issues – from business process redesign through application management to expense management. Unisys Mobile Environment Management services provide a comprehensive suite of managed mobility services that meets that need."
The following offerings comprise Mobile Environment Management 2.0: They are available as a suite, in modular combinations, or as standalone services:
Unisys can host the MEM services in either a multi-tenant or dedicated cloud, or on-premise depending on the client's requirements. Cloud deployment simplifies management of the entire solution and enables updates and changes to the software environment to be pushed out automatically and transparently to end users.
Unisys MEM services are a key component of Unisys MyWork ServicesSM – a suite of end-user services managed through a global service desk. Unisys MyWork Services use predictive analytics tools that monitor application, device and network performance to proactively seek and preemptively remediate issues that affect end-user productivity. MyWork services can be delivered through Unisys' 12 global data centers and 20 multi-language managed services centers – all holding ISO certifications for service management, service quality and information security.
Unisys was recently positioned as a "visionary" in the Gartner, Inc. 2013 global Magic Quadrant for Managed Mobility Services. Unisys was evaluated based on its ability to execute and completeness of vision.1
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1Magic Quadrant for Managed Mobility Services, Eric Goodness, Gianluca Tramacere, Katja Ruud, 25 July 2013.
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