SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Syncplicity, a market leader in enterprise file sync and share, announced today it has partnered with AirWatch and MobileIron, two key players in enterprise mobility management, to provide unmatched mobile data protection. Syncplicity has also joined ACE (App Configuration for Enterprise), an EMM neutral community to simplify mobile configuration and security.
These integrations and partnerships extend Syncplicity's native mobile device management (MDM) capabilities to secure content on both corporate-managed and personal mobile devices, allowing the company to deliver flexible and comprehensive mobile security to its enterprise customers. Through both of these partnerships, Syncplicity customers will have a wider array of choices on how to manage and secure their enterprise mobile data.
"Today's business users require seamless and secure access to enterprise content across all of their devices. With Syncplicity as a member of ACE and a partner of AirWatch, customers can get access to their content with a single tap, and enterprises can know data is more secure," said Mimi Spier, Senior Director of Strategic Business Development at VMware, and Leader of ACE.
"With Syncplicity's integration with MobileIron, enterprises can drive greater productivity by giving employees secure access to content on their mobile devices," said John Spencer, VP of Ecosystem at MobileIron. "Syncplicity shares our commitment to securing, managing, and monitoring mobile content."
"By working closely with leaders like AirWatch and MobileIron, we are continuing to innovate to meet the mobile needs of our customers. Businesses can rest assured that the content on their users' mobile devices is being held to the strictest data security and compliance standards," said Syncplicity CEO Jon Huberman. "These partnerships are fully in line with our strategy to create a broad ecosystem of partners with whom we can work to make file sync and sharing easy, secure, and easily integrated with existing IT investments."
When leveraging Syncplicity's native MDM capabilities, or those delivered by leading EMM vendors, IT can:
- Provision apps securely
- Configure and enforce policy controls
- Manage app life cycles
- Containerize corporate apps to protect business data
Syncplicity is a leading enterprise-grade file sharing and mobile collaboration solution that provides users with the experience and tools they desire and gives IT the security and control it needs. Some of its customers include Texas A&M University, Merck, the Associated Press and the Boston Red Sox. In July 2015, global private investment firm Skyview Capital acquired a majority stake in the company from storage giant EMC.