Small Business Susan

Mobile Device Manager

Is it just me or are they coming out with a lot of big server land products that I just don’t see them able to scale down to the small biz size.  And maybe the way to go for these types of server platforms is to hope that Microsoft is planning to do a hosted version (like they are with Forefront) 


Redmond Channel Partner Online | News: Microsoft Adds Mobile Device Management to Lineup:
http://rcpmag.com/news/article.aspx?editorialsid=9176

System Center Mobile Device Manager 2008:
http://www.microsoft.com/systemcenter/mobile/default.mspx

Robust Security Management platform for Windows Mobile devices. Mobile Device Manager uses Active Directory/Group Policy—the most widely deployed enterprise network directory in the world—allowing IT professionals to set and control policies in a single, familiar environment.
•     Comprehensive Device Management solution for software distribution and device inventory management in a complex organizational environment. With advanced features such as policy enforcement, inventory and reporting, and software targeting in one solution, System Center Mobile Device Manager provides an all-inclusive solution for all Windows Mobile Device Management needs.
•     Mobile VPN delivers increased worker productivity with a single point for security-enhanced, behind-the-firewall access to corporate data and line-of-business (LOB) applications on Windows Mobile devices. This is achieved through a cutting-edge mobile VPN optimized for the mobile environment.