NEW YORK, June 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- TheMobilityHub.com launched today as an online community with a focus on enhancing security of mobile devices and applications in the workplace.
The Mobility Hub is designed for the senior IT managers and business executives responsible for securing mobile apps, optimizing performance, preventing data loss, and managing mobile connections to the enterprise securely, easily, and remotely.
It features news, analysis, commentary, and discussions on everything from the BYOD craze to remote management of devices in such highly regulated industries like finance, law, and health care. The site is published by UBM TechWeb and UBM DeusM, both UBM Technology companies. Good Technology is the exclusive sponsor.
"Three-quarters of all US corporations are developing mobile apps as the number of smart devices grows by 1 million a day. More than 1.1 billion mobile devices are already in use. Making sure that workers and customers can connect easily and collaborate safely is critical to any business today," said Terry Sweeney, editorial director for UBM DeusM.
Tom Murphy, who has covered the evolution of mobile services since their introduction, will oversee the community as editor in chief. Murphy, a group managing editor at UBM DeusM, previously covered mobile, other interactive technologies, and business for The Associated Press, Bloomberg News, Montgomery Research, RedHerring.com, and other major news organizations.
The site's active blogosphere will feature more than a dozen expert engineers, educators, and technology writers, including Kevin Johnson, Tam Harbert, Peter Buxbaum, Mikhael Felker, Robert McGarvey, Nancy Mogire, and Karl Hakkarainen.
Click here to access the site: http://www.TheMobilityHub.com
UBM DeusM Marketing Director
About The Mobility Hub
Founded in June 2012, The Mobility Hub ( www.TheMobilityHub.com ) is a Web community for senior IT and business managers who are tasked with enhancing the security and performance of mobile technologies on the enterprise. It includes blogs, discussions, chats, and other services that embrace such subjects as preventing data loss, securing mobile connections, and building applications that empower customers and workers to collaborate.
About UBM DeusM
UBM DeusM (www.deusm.com) is an integrated marketing services company owned by United Business Media, targeting the fastest growing segment of the online publishing industry: business social media. The company is led by Managing Director Stephen Saunders, Min's Marketer of the Year 2010. He and the other DeusM principals have built and delivered more than thirty successful sites and online communities over the last 10 years. DeusM's service is based on a unique platform, called Community in a Box (CiaB), which employs a structured system of proven B2B Web publishing best-practices, combined with a breakthrough integrated multimedia publishing platform ("n-Server") to enable marketers to quickly and profitably set up specialized communities for their target customers.
About UBM TechWeb
UBM TechWeb, the global leader in technology media and professional information, enables people and organizations to harness the transformative power of technology. Through its core businesses – media solutions, marketing services, and professional information – UBM TechWeb produces the most respected and consumed brands, applications, and services in the technology market. More than 14.5 million business and technology professionals (CIOs, IT and IT support managers, Web and digital professionals, software and game developers, government decision makers, and telecom providers) actively participate in UBM TechWeb's communities. UBM TechWeb brands include: global face-to-face events such as Interop, Game Developers Conference (GDC), Web 2.0, Black Hat and VoiceCon; large-scale online networks such as InformationWeek, Light Reading, and Gamasutra; research, training, and certification services, including HDI, Pyramid Research, and InformationWeek Analytics; and market-leading magazines such as InformationWeek and Wall Street & Technology. UBM TechWeb is part of UBM Ltd., a global provider of media and information services for professional B2B communities and markets.
About UBM plc
UBM plc is a leading global business media company. We inform markets and bring the world's buyers and sellers together at events, online, in print and provide them with the information they need to do business successfully. We focus on serving professional commercial communities, from doctors to game developers, from journalists to jewellery traders, from farmers to pharmacists around the world. Our 6,000 staff in more than 30 countries are organised into specialist teams that serve these communities, helping them to do business and their markets to work effectively and efficiently. For more information, go to www.ubm.com
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