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As the adoption of Android continues, the amount of people looking to use their Android devices in enterprise environments is increasing along with it. T-Mobile and Good Technology have now teamed up to bring enterprise-class security to business customers on Android through Good for Enterprise. Through the agreement T-Mobile business customers now have access to Good for Enterprise on the Galaxy S 4G, the HTC Sensation 4G, the T-Mobile G-Slate, as well as the Dell Streak 7.

"As more employees start to use personal devices at their places of work, and as more companies adopt Android for business, we want to provide the best services to support their needs," said Britt Wehrman, vice president of B2B marketing for T-Mobile USA. "With Good's solution, now IT administrators can help make sure company information is secure when employees are using T-Mobile's powerful array of Android devices." 

If you find yourself in the enterprise environment the agreement with T-Mobile could be just the thing you need to have your employer welcome Android into their systems. Looking for the full details? You'll find them past the break in the press release.

Good Technology Teams With T-Mobile USA to Offer Enterprise-Class Security for Business Customers on Android

Security and Device Management Capabilities Supported on Top Android Devices


BELLEVUE, Wash. and REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Good Technology, the leader in multiplatform enterprise mobility, today announced that the Good for Enterprise™ solution is now available through T-Mobile USA on a wide range of Android™ devices. Now, T-Mobile business customers can use enterprise-class security on the most hotly demanded Android smartphones and tablets including the Galaxy S™ 4G, the HTC Sensation™ 4G, the T-Mobile® G-Slate™, and the Dell™ Streak™ 7.

The Good for Enterprise Android solution lets business customers of all sizes harness the power of the Android operating system and provide enterprise-grade security and control over their business data and applications.

"Our customers are embracing device choice to maximize the mobility and productivity of their workforces –you can't support choice without the hugely popular Android devices offered by T-Mobile," said John Herrema, senior vice president of corporate strategy for Good Technology. "Android devices already account for over 30% of our new activations and we only expect that to grow as T-Mobile and partners provide users with even more Android choices."

"As more employees start to use personal devices at their places of work, and as more companies adopt Android for business, we want to provide the best services to support their needs," said Britt Wehrman, vice president of B2B marketing for T-Mobile USA. "With Good's solution, now IT administrators can help make sure company information is secure when employees are using T-Mobile's powerful array of Android devices." 

The Good for Enterprise solution delivers:

  • Comprehensive Security – proven secure infrastructure, no outbound firewall holes or VPN required, control access within the corporate firewall, protect enterprise data over-the-air and at rest, enterprise data loss prevention for consumer applications.
  • Flexible Management – manage multiple corporate and personal devices from a single solution, keep corporate and personal data separate with container approach, enforce consistent policies and compliance requirements, mange entire deployment with Web-based portal, perform basic tasks like adding devices or remote wipe.
  • Extensive Collaboration – improve productivity with real-time access to email/calendar/contacts, expand collaboration by providing access to Web-enabled apps via a secure browser, reduce training and support costs with intuitive user experience
  • Device Choice – support for a wide range of devices, reduce mobility costs by embracing employee-owned devices, adapt to changing mobile device market dynamics

T-Mobile business customers can contact a T-Mobile sales representative to obtain Good for Enterprise.

About Good Technology

Good Technology combines award-winning enterprise-grade mobile security and control with an exceptional user experience, allowing enterprise and government employees to connect, communicate, and collaborate on their devices of choice. Recognized by the Software and Information Industry Association (SIIA) as the Best Mobile Operations Management Solution in 2011, Good opens new possibilities for maximizing business and personal productivity by providing secure, easy-to-use, and instant mobile access to data, applications and services on hundreds of mobile devices. Want to know more? Visit www.good.com.

About T-Mobile USA, Inc.

Based in Bellevue, Wash., T-Mobile USA, Inc. is the U.S. wireless operation of Deutsche Telekom AG. By the end of the first quarter of 2011, approximately 128 million mobile customers were served by the mobile communication segments of the Deutsche Telekom group — 33.6 million by T-Mobile USA — all via a common technology platform based on GSM and UMTS and additionally HSPA+/HSPA+42. T-Mobile USA's innovative wireless products and services help empower people to connect to those who matter most. Multiple independent research studies continue to rank T-Mobile USA among the highest in numerous regions throughout the U.S. in wireless customer care and call quality. For more information, please visit http://www.T-Mobile.com. T-Mobile is a federally registered trademark of Deutsche Telekom AG.

 

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Good Technology teams with T-Mobile USA to offer enterprise-class security for business customers on Android

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First! - This is a big step forward for Android OS in the business/enterprise world. It means that Android is finally being taken seriously as the powerful OS that it is. Look out RIM...Android is going to continue to eat some more of your pie.