O2 Launches Managed Service Offering for Mobile Email

O2 has launched a managed service for Mobile Email saying it is a cost-effective solution for enterprises looking to take the pain away from the ongoing management of mobile email. The service is aimed at businesses with a large fleet (>100) of mobile data devices, allowing them to focus their resources on their core business.

The launch follows extensive research with O2’s existing customers that showed demand for such a service. O2 has already signed its first customers to the service, which will help businesses better predict and control the cost and complexity of running a mobile email service, specifically ensuring businesses can accurately predict and manage mobile device expenditure. The flexible solution is available to enterprise customers using a BlackBerry or Good Mobile Email services.

Ben Dowd, Business Sales Director, at O2 UK, said “Mobile email is no longer simply a tool for senior executives but is now ubiquitous at all levels of an organisation, placing huge pressures on IT departments. With our managed service, we can take this pain away, freeing up resources but also providing greater control over mobile email costs. This is our core business which puts us in an ideal position to deliver greater efficiency and cost savings than other outsource providers.”