[WSO2Con US 2013] Achieving Safe BYOD and Productive Apps with WSO2 Mobile Device Management and Mobile Application Management
By WSO2Con2013 USA
- 7 Oct, 2013
In this session, Shan will talk about how WSO2 MDM and WSO2 MAM will enable an organization to achieve safe BYOD and bringing productive applications built by the organization to discovery and distribution, and at the same time adhering to corporate policies.
Smartphone mobile devices and mobile applications are flooding the market, and employees bringing their own devices to the workplace to access corporate data will no doubt increase productivity, but at the same time manageability and security becomes a big threat to the enterprise. Every enterprise IT today should be aware of every smartphone and tablets used in an organization starting from activation to retirement. Accomplishing this requires a very good plan for mobile device management. With enterprises embracing the BYOD concept, there is also a need to build enterprise centric mobile enterprise applications. Application discovering, distributing and protecting corporate data is a huge challenge for the corporate.
Shan specializes in mobile technology with over 10 years of experience in that field. He has a strong background in telecommunication software development and is a hardcore coder in Android and iOS platforms. He also lectures in advanced Android and iOS application development. Prior to joining WSO2Mobile, he was working as the CTO/Director of Microimage Mobile Media for almost 15 years. He played a key role in engineering products where Microimage has won many local and international awards. He is also a Typographist and a specialist in local languages and font technologies. He worked as an external consultant to Microsoft, Sri Lanka and ICTA, Sri Lanka.