The market for mobile device management software in its current state is headed for eventual extinction as the industry focus moves toward mobile application control and containerization, said research firm Gartner. This new approach separates corporate data from personal data on a device. With more than 100 MDM vendors in the market, the survivors are going to need to innovate in ways that address the vexing problem of the BYOD phenomenon, the research firm said.
CRN interviewed industry analysts, channel executives and chief information security officers about and found 10 vendors we believe are agile enough to address technology disruptions.
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