LONDON, Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At its European Autumn Sales Kick Off, MobileIron (NASDAQ: MOBL) presented EE with the 2014 Visionary Partner Award. EE, the UK's most advanced digital communications company, is the first-ever recipient of the award, which acknowledges commitment to serving the mobility needs of business customers in the UK.
"We're delighted to work with partners like MobileIron to make it easier to secure and manage mobility in the enterprise," said Jeremy Spencer, Head of Propositions at EE. "Security is essential if businesses want to become genuinely mobile without putting sensitive company data at risk. With MobileIron, we empower our business customers to exploit the opportunity that mobility provides whilst keeping their sensitive corporate data secure."
EE was the first network operator to offer MobileIron Cloud in the UK and the only UK operator to provide business-grade security across all mobile operating systems in its corporate plans as standard.
"From the initial decision to lead with a combined EE and MobileIron solution, it was clear that they understand the complex nature of this market," said Alistair Mutch, Regional Director for UK and Ireland, MobileIron. "EE has demonstrated market leadership with the automatic inclusion of security across operating systems in its corporate plans. They deliver business transformation through the use of smart devices."
For more information about this partnership, visit: http://ee.co.uk/business/large/why-ee/total-enterprise-mobility/secure-mobility
EE is the largest and most advanced digital communications company in Britain, delivering mobile and fixed communications services to consumers, businesses, government and the wholesale market. EE has approximately 15,000 employees and 580 retail stores, and serves more than 30 million customers across its mobile, fixed and wholesale businesses.
EE runs the UK's biggest, fastest and most reliable mobile network, pioneering the UK's first superfast 4G mobile service in October 2012. EE's 4G coverage today reaches 75% of the UK population. EE's 2G coverage reaches 99% of the population while 3G reaches 98%. EE's superfast fibre broadband service covers 54% of the UK population, and ADSL broadband service covers 98.7% of the population.
In the last few years, EE has received extensive independent recognition including being ranked the UK's best overall network by RootMetrics®, Best network at the 2014 Mobile News Awards, Fastest Network at the 2013 uSwitch Awards, Best Network at the 2014 Mobile Choice Consumer Awards and What Mobile Awards 2013, Network Innovation at the 2013 Recombu awards and Best Network for Business at the 2013 Mobile Industry awards.
MobileIron provides the foundation for companies around the world to transform into Mobile First organizations. For more information, please visit www.mobileiron.com.