News and Notes AOTMP Research and its Blue Hill Research division have many new reports planned for 2018’s second quarter. We’re pleased to bring you topics that continue to add to our nine diverse practice areas, guiding vendors and enterprises in their mutual quest to support and serve as, respectively, telecom/mobility/technology management Centers of Excellence. [...]
The mobility management department must strike the right balance between corporate and BYOD strategies. Influenced by the consumer market, and driven by user behavior, the enterprise must land on the right policies that enable employees while protecting the organization. Shadow IT, rising hardware costs and the never-ending race to achieve high user satisfaction will keep the issue of balance at the top of the enterprise initiative list in 2018 and beyond.
This whitepaper explains how, through data throttling and website filtering, CyberReef helps enterprises change employee behavior by pushing them to use Wi-Fi. This, in turn, reduces overages by an average of 20-30 percent and cuts costs.
According to AOTMP Research, half of enterprises relying on a telecom expense/enterprise mobility management (TEM/EMM) vendor say they are unhappy with the experience and results.
Calero and Comview Usher in the First TEM/EMM M&A of 2018 AOTMP’s prediction that consolidation in the TEM and EMM industries would continue into 2018 has come true in just the first week of the new year. On Wednesday, Calero said it purchased 20-year-old Comview on Dec. 29 for an undisclosed amount. The first [...]
Timothy C. Colwell SVP, Efficiency First® Adoption AOTMP Smartphones, tablets and connected handhelds are commonplace in business today. Independent of corporate liable, personal liable or blended liability strategies for addressing device and plan costs, access to corporate systems and information is something every mobile user enjoys to some degree. Many businesses [...]
The outlook for the TEM/EMM services industry remains active and promising, and the next two years should see a fair amount of evolution as more vendors embrace the concept of providing business value over strictly saving enterprises money. This report from AOTMP’s TEM/EMM Research Practice will examine the areas where AOTMP Research expects to see change
Timothy C. Colwell SVP, Efficiency First® Adoption AOTMP Ask the Telecom Pro Q: Can TEM vendors support EMM effectively? A: Telecom Expense Management (TEM) vendors may have Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) capabilities. Often, the capabilities are in the form of Managed Mobility Services (MMS). So, yes, there are TEM vendors that can support [...]
Timothy C. Colwell SVP, Efficiency First® Adoption AOTMP AOTMP defines Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) as the comprehensive set of enterprise-wide mobility related people, processes, policies, vendors and technologies involved in managing the lifecycle of all mobile devices, M2M and IoT connected endpoints, services and applications. While the scope of EMM [...]
Timothy C. Colwell SVP, Efficiency First® Adoption AOTMP A Primer on TEM Vendor Solution Delivery Configurations An ongoing point of confusion in the telecom expense management (TEM) market revolves around vendor solution delivery models. Not all vendors deliver the same solutions and there is not a single delivery model that’s right [...]