MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MobileIron, the leader in security and management for mobile apps, content, and devices, announced that the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), an operating unit of the U.S. Department of Defense, has awarded a contract for Mobile Device Management(MDM)/Mobile Application Store (MAS) to Digital Management, Inc. (DMI) of Bethesda, Md. for an initial award amount of $2.9 million, with four six-month option periods for a total lifecycle amount of nearly $16 million. The contract includes MobileIron's enterprise mobility management platform.
Announcing that the contract had been awarded to DMI, DISA wrote: "The establishment of the MDM and MAS is a keystone for the Department of Defense Mobility Implementation Plan as it sets the stage for the digital ecosystem that will operate and assure the mobile devices that connect with DOD networks."
"DMI offers the most comprehensive mobile computing solutions and services available today, bringing customers best-of-breed products like MobileIron as part of our end-to-end solution for enterprise mobility," said Kathleen Urbine, DMI SVP Enterprise Solutions Group. "DMI chose MobileIron as a subcontractor because of its proven scalability and security model, its AppConnect ecosystem of mobile applications, as well as its track record with other Federal customers."
The leader in security and management for mobile apps, content, and devices, MobileIron's mission is to enable organizations around the world to embrace mobility as their primary IT platform in order to transform their businesses and increase their competitiveness. Leading global companies rely on MobileIron's scalable architecture, rapid innovation, and best practices as the foundation for their Mobile First initiatives, including 8 of the top 10 automotive manufacturers, 7 of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies, 5 of the top 10 banks, 5 of the top 10 law firms, and 4 of the top 10 retailers. For more information, please visit www.mobileiron.com.