Leading EMM Provider in Top Players Quadrant for Third Consecutive Year; Positioned Highest in Functionality and Highest in Market Share
ATLANTA – July 9, 2014 – AirWatch® by VMware, the leading enterprise mobility management (EMM) provider, announced today it has been positioned as a Top Player for the third consecutive year and highest overall on The Radicati Group Enterprise Mobility Management – Market Quadrant 2014*. Radicati gave AirWatch the highest ratings among all vendors analyzed in both Functionality and Market Share, the two criteria measured for the quadrant.
According to the report, “AirWatch offers one of the strongest solutions in EMM market today. Its solution supports a wide range of devices. The AirWatch solution is competitively priced and available in all form factors, cloud, on-premises and hybrid. AirWatch continues to be a strong player and innovator in EMM and mobile market as a whole going forward.”
The report measures functionality based on a comprehensive set of capabilities in mobile device management, mobile application management, mobile security and mobile content management. Analyzing 14 features such as mobile operating system (OS) support and device level analytics, Radicati gave AirWatch a score of nine out of 10, the highest score in functionality awarded to any vendor. Additionally, Radicati ranked the AirWatch market share as No. 1, positioning AirWatch as the leader on the quadrant.
“The Radicati Market Quadrant underscores our position as the clear leader in enterprise mobility management,” said John Marshall, senior vice president and general manager, AirWatch by VMware. “We remain focused on building the most comprehensive platform in the industry and bringing innovations to market that enable our customers to execute on their next generation of mobile initiatives.”
The report also praised AirWatch for comprehensive support for a wide variety of mobile operating systems, a variety of deployment models, non-compliance management, strong integration with enterprise systems and resources such as Microsoft® Active Directory®, robust customer support, secure content viewing (via AirWatch Secure Content Locker™) and secure browsing (via AirWatch Browser™).
*The Radicati Group, Enterprise Mobility Management – Market Quadrant 2014, Sara Radicati, PhD, July 2014.
About AirWatch by VMware
AirWatch by VMware is the leader in enterprise mobility management, with more than 12,000 global customers. The AirWatch platform includes industry-leading mobile device, email, application, content, and browser management solutions. Organizations can implement these solutions across device types and use cases, including complete EMM for corporate and line of business deployments, and containerized solutions for Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) programs. Acquired by VMware in February 2014, AirWatch is based in Atlanta and can be found online at www.air-watch.com. VMware is headquartered in Silicon Valley and can be found online at www.vmware.com.