App47 Turns 9!

It’s hard to believe, but App47 turns nine this month! We opened our doors in January of 2011. There has been a lot of hard, fun work over the last nine years–almost a decade!–to build App47 up from its roots as a mobile startup into the company it...

Looking Ahead: App47 In 2020

The book is closed on 2019, and we’ve enjoyed a restful holiday season over these last few weeks. The end of December provided a well-deserved rest and recovery period for the team. We certainly hope that you were able to find some time to kick back and relax! ...

Merry Christmas from the App47 Team!

From all of us at the App47 team to you: Merry Christmas! We wish you all the best this holiday season, and hope your remaining time this year is merry and bright. We know we’ll be kicking back with our families and getting some relaxing done before we start the...

Looking Back: App47’s 2019 Year In Review

As we continue to close in on the final days of December, we thought that now would be a great time to look back over the past year. With 2019 drawing to a close, we all have a huge smile on our face as we think about what we’ve achieved and delivered this year....

App47 Goes to CCISDA (Again)

California County Information Services Directors Association (CCISDA) 2019 Fall Conference Another year, another visit to California. For work, of course. Earlier this week, part of the App47 team headed to Squaw Valley–site of the 1960 winter Olympics!–to...

Get to Know App47 With Our New Explainer Video

Today, we’re excited to announce the launch of a new explainer video to help you get to know App47. With App47, you can securely and efficiently deliver mobile applications to a diverse audience of employees or customers (or both). We pride ourselves on having a...

New This Week: 3 App47 Platform Features

We’re pleased to announce that we’re releasing a few new features this week! We discussed a few of them earlier this summer, but here’s a quick rundown of the changes: Time bomb. In summary, time bomb allows you to set a few different security...

App47 Internships: A Great Way to Give Back

As a business owner and CEO of a venture-backed company, there are many things to consider and worry about on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis. But now that we’ve reached May, it’s time for something that brings our team a lot of joy: bringing in a new...

How to Use App47’s New UI

We get it: change is hard. Especially for your users. They get used to finding and doing things a certain way, and when that path is changed, they don’t always “get it” right away. Even if the new path is better! We have good news on that front with...

App47 Turns 8: 8 Years of EMM

It’s hard to believe, but App47 turns eight this month! Eight years ago, in 2011, we had the bright idea to start a company designed to help businesses navigate the then-nascent industry of enterprise mobile applications. The market was noticeably different then...

What’s Ahead for App47 In 2019

It’s hard to believe 2018 is coming to an end, but here we are. And we’re happy to say that 2018 has been a great year for App47. This has been a good year of growth, including new family members we call employees, and new customers using App47 to manage...

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...

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...

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...

Integrating G Suite MDM with App47

This week, we just did a demo of our abilities to integrate the G Suite MDM with App47. A few of our customers, like Avery Dennison, are doing this already, so we thought we’d take a moment to share why we think this is a good approach to consider. If...

Grow Your Product Suite with an Embedded App Store

App47’s ability to customize our platform to look (and feel) like a tailor-made solution for your business is a key point of value for our customers. If you happen to have a product that runs on the Android platform, we can take that customization one step...

Enterprise Integration with App47

Although we’ve talked about it before, enterprise integration, as we call it, is a critical part of App47’s ability to scale quickly while still looking like a tailor-made solution. We hinted at this last week in our post about how App47 appears built to...

App47: Built to Fit Your Business

Just last September, we floated an idea: despite being an off-the-shelf solution, App47 can behave like a tailor-made solution within your business. In fact, we ran an entire series on customization within the App47 platform, stressing the idea that we are able to...