MindLink has announced that it is part of the MobileIron AppConnect ecosystem. MindLink for MobileIron ensures employees can collaborate using group chat with Lync on mobile devices while IT has the policy controls it needs to secure and manage corporate data.
MobileIron, the leader in enterprise mobility management (EMM), provides its AppConnect technology to third party mobile app developers. With MobileIron AppConnect apps, companies can provide the application experiences their employees want, with apps that have been enabled with auto-configuration, data containerization, and secure tunnelling to protect corporate data. For heavily regulated sectors such as pharmaceutical, legal, or financial services, MobileIron’s granular security policy controls ensure that strict standards and best practice are met.
For the first time, MindLink for MobileIron combines Enterprise Chat for Microsoft Lync with MobileIron’s secure Mobile device management platform, making it easier for teams to collaborate and exchange ideas real-time across the business in a secure and compliant manner on their mobile devices.
MindLink for MobileIron runs on iPhones and iPads, ensuring that sensitive information can continue to be shared securely and that timely business decisions can be made when employees are away from their desks. MobileIron’s EMM platform understands a mobile devices posture and ensures that only authorized users on authorized devices can access chat discussions.
Key MindLink for MobileIron features include:
•Enterprise Chat collaboration within a secure corporate environment
•Greater control when managing chat channels for mobile application management administrators Responsible for multi-device management
•Stronger enterprise security and compliance standards
•Supports iOS devices within MobileIron – iPhone and iPad
MindLink for MobileIron supports its mission to provide highly secure & compliant chat tools to companies that want to combine mobility, collaboration, & data security.
“The ability to share ideas and collaborate on projects is fundamental to an organisation’s success,” says Annekathrin Häse, director strategy and marketing, MindLink. “However legal and compliance departments may have concerns about how information flows around an organisation.This challenge is compounded further when the issue of remote access is factored in. By partnering with MobileIron, MindLink can bring a new, secure dimension to how sensitive information is discussed by teams whether they are office-based or not.”
“The ability of employees to collaborate from anywhere has the potential to transform business,” said John Spencer, Vice President of Ecosystem, MobileIron. “MindLink’s collaboration capabilities combined with MobileIron’s security expertise creates a powerful force which lets people work the way they want while giving IT piece of mind that corporate data is protected and compliance requirements are met.”