Losing mobile devices isn’t a new problem. Ever since the first Blackberry was bestowed upon an employee, the fear of losing our mobile devices has been with us. But mobility has become much more complicated in recent years. Mobile device management (MDM) addresses part of the problem by authenticating the devices that connect to your corporate applications.
That may seem like overkill on the surface, but it’s important to remember that, in a cloud-enabled world, we don’t always know who is on the other end of that cloud. Allowing a device to have access to all of your corporate applications simply because you’ve authenticated that device is akin to giving anyone who rings your doorbell complete access to your entire home.
Read more to learn about creating a secure digital workable compromise between protection and perfection.