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Stay up-to-date on the latest news, insights, and analysis from the App47 team including discussions of timely and relevant topics regarding enterprise mobility, Mobile Application Management (MAM), mobile app security, and other topics.

Happy Thanksgiving from the App47 Team!

From all of us here at App47 to you: Happy Thanksgiving. While we try always to be thankful, Thanksgiving is a particularly good time to be mindful and say thanks. We're thankful first and foremost to our family and friends who have stuck with us on our journey here...

On This Veterans Day, a Thank You from App47

This coming Monday, our country will celebrate Veterans Day, honoring those who have served in the armed forces. We'll skip the usual business and get right to the point: thank you to those of you who are serving or who have served our nation. It's because of your...

Enterprise Mobility Management: More Than Just Hype

These days, you'd think it would be obvious to most companies that they need enterprise mobility management. And yet, time and time again we're shown that that's not the case. While there are of course numerous reasons that a company may choose not to implement EMM,...

App47 Feature Spotlight: SSO Group Synchronization

As we’ve mentioned before here on our blog, a key part of the App47 model is our ability to customize the last 5% (roughly) of the product to better meet our customers’ needs. That looks different for every customer, of course. For some, it’s meant tweaking the...

Is EMM Dead?

"Put simply, Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) is dead and focus has shifted towards a unified IoT solution." Those were the words of SOTI CEO Carl Rodrigues in an interview with Enterprise Mobility Exchange's Jason Koestenblatt in which the two discussed mobile...

The MAM Revival

Picture this: it's 2008. All across the country, everyone from tech geeks to regular Joes are getting familiar with the new kid on the phone block, Apple's iPhone. Just as the iPhone is all the rage, so too are the apps that people are starting to get familiar with....

What’s Your Shadow IT Situation?

Shadow IT is looming. While most organizations likely realize that they have a problem with shadow IT--apps, devices and the like used without company knowledge or approval--chances are, they're underestimating just how pervasive shadow IT is. In a new piece for...

Custom Deployments Are No Problem with App47

A recent demo and conversation with a medical eHealth company got us thinking: there are a lot of ways to make a mobile deployment work. This company provided a particularly interesting and complicated use case. With a focus on electronic health, they've begun...

A Mobile Device Is Not a Mobile Strategy

“There’s a difference between having mobile devices in your workplace and having a mobile strategy. You might have invested in a thousand devices. That doesn’t mean you’ve mastered mobility. What happens when the devices break? When it’s time to refresh? What about...

4 Ways to Onboard New Users to the App47 Platform

The foundation of any successful enterprise mobility management program (aside from a good MAM solution, of course) is an active user base — which means you have to onboard those users. If you can't get your employees to log in, sign up, and actually start using the...