Ensuring immediate support for business critical workflows is uninterrupted.
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 — Good Technology™, the leader in secure mobility, today announced the availability of a broad set of iOS 8-ready ISV apps, further extending the new features and functionality offered by iOS 8, designed to transform mobile businesses. The company also announced its entire suite of applications is also iOS 8 ready.
According to Good’s latest Mobility Index Report, iOS enterprise app activations were 88 percent of total app activations for the quarter, with document editing, secure instant messaging and business intelligence topping the list and enabling productivity workflows.
Good remains the only secure mobility provider to enable secure app-to-app data transfer, creating the opportunity for enterprises to build entire workflows, weaving together multiple applications to complete multiple tasks.
“Almost 50 percent of our customers are made up of FORTUNE 100 companies, and it’s these enterprises who are deploying business-critical mobile workflows,” said Christy Wyatt, chairman and chief executive officer at Good Technology. “Supporting iOS 8 on day one means that our customers can continue to realize the benefits of mobilizing their business without interruption.”
Through collaboration with its ecosystem of ISV partners, Good continues to make sure enterprise mobile applications take advantage of the new features and functionality offered by iOS 8.
“Hundreds of firms—from Fortune 500 companies to large government agencies—rely on iAnnotate for Good to securely read, mark up, and share sensitive documents on the go. We’re excited to help these businesses compete more broadly by providing a bigger, better, and bolder PDF experience empowered by iOS 8,” says Ravi Bhatt, CEO of Branchfire.
“As the desire to possess the latest in technology deepens, so do the expectations of the consumers of these technologies,” says Jared Hansen, CEO of Breezy. “As a means to drive business, users are printing collateral, quotes, statements of work, NDAs, legal briefs, contracts, and other business documents while on the go – and we’re thrilled to meet these secure printing needs of today’s BYOD-driven businesses as we partner with Good Technology in our combined support for these and other iOS 8 enabled mobile workflows.”
Good’s ISV partners enable a range of applications, including office productivity, document editing, instant messaging, e-printing, file sync, social business, as well as critical back office apps, such as customer relationship management (CRM) and business intelligence (BI) to name a few. The ISV partners ready to support iOS 8 at release include:
Acronis (formerly GroupLogic): Acronis Access for Good (formerly mobilEcho for Good) enables enterprise IT to provide their mobile users with the ability to access, sync and share corporate content – from enterprise file servers, NAS and SharePoint® – while maintaining control over security and compliance. Acronis Access boosts user productivity with its built-in editing for Office documents and PDF annotation and empowers IT to control their mobile world, accelerate competitive advantage and enable BYOD.
AirPatrol: AirPatrol’s ZoneDefense for Good is a mobile device security platform for wireless and cellular networks that can detect, monitor and manage the behavior of smartphones, tablets, laptops and other mobile devices based on their location. With ZoneDefense, the appropriate active mobile device policy will be activated as the device enters a new zone.