On Tuesday, Mobileiron revealed a new partnership with Lenovo, the PC manufacturer, with the goal of using Mobileiron's Mobile Device Management platform to remotely manage PCs. This is a significant development because up until now, MDM software is typically only used on mobile phones and tablets. This development signifies how Enterprise Mobility Expertise is now expanding over into the remote management of PCs.
PaRaBaL Provided the following statement to CRN in reference to the story:
"MobileIron was built to supervise mobile devices and keep pace with the explosion of mobile devices for corporate use", "Because of the success of having products that can do that, companies are saying, 'Hey, do that for my desktops and laptops, too.' "
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