Santa Monica, CA (November 12, 2014) – TigerText, the leader in secure real-time messaging for the enterprise, today announced it has officially joined the MobileIron AppConnect ecosystem. TigerText’s integration enables MobileIron customers to now securely text both within and outside their companies while enabling IT to enforce messaging policies that secure corporate data.
MobileIron, the leader in Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM), provides its AppConnect technology to third-party mobile app developers. With AppConnect-enabled apps, companies can provide employees with the native application experiences they want, while enabling auto-configuration, data containerization, and secure tunneling to protect corporate data.
“More and more enterprises are moving their employees’ work from PCs to mobile devices, which increases the need for fast, secure communication that can support a mobile workforce,” said Justin Nelson, Chief Sales Officer at TigerText. “Our integration with MobileIron gives IT confidence that sensitive data will not be lost or put at risk when accessed via mobile devices, while still enabling users to do their jobs more efficiently and effectively with TigerText’s secure messaging solution.”
Fully compliant with industry regulations, TigerText enables secure and compliant communication between employees, as well as between employees and customers, clients, and associates outside the company. Features include message delivery and read receipts, messages that permanently delete after a set period, message recall, group messaging, and more. In addition to security benefits, enterprises using TigerText see improved team collaboration, streamlined communication, and accelerated workflows.
By partnering with MobileIron, TigerText is well positioned to take its application, which is widely deployed in healthcare, and expand its reach across other industries. As part of MobileIron’s AppConnect ecosystem, IT departments can now instantly push the TigerText app to thousands of employees’ devices and manage access using MobileIron’s advanced console, while end users can begin securely texting colleagues in just a few easy steps.
“Our customers increasingly need app management around secure communication, particularly in highly regulated industries,” said John Spencer, Vice President of Ecosystem at MobileIron. “With this integration, we’re bringing together the power and security of the TigerText platform with the industry’s most powerful app management capabilities to help protect and safeguard our joint customers’ corporate data.”
Upcoming Webinar – Revolutionizing Enterprise Communication with TigerText and MobileIron
To learn more about this integration, join us for a webinar, “Revolutionizing Enterprise Communication with TigerText and MobileIron” on Tuesday, November 18th at 10:00am PDT. In this webinar, we will share how to roll out a transformative messaging solution without compromising security or disrupting the end-user experience, as well as best practices and strategies for managing users and sensitive information. To sign up, visit http://tiger.tt/mobileironwebinar.
TigerText provides secure, real-time mobile messaging for the enterprise, empowering organizations to work more securely. TigerText’s encrypted messaging platform keeps communications safe, improves workflows, and complies with industry regulations. Developed to address the security needs, BYOD policies, and message restrictions in the enterprise, TigerText is committed to keeping mobile communications secure, private and impermanent. More than 5,000 facilities and four of the top five largest for-profit health systems in the nation, including Universal Health Services, rely on TigerText to comply with HIPAA and replace unsecured SMS text messaging that leaves protected health and other confidential information at risk. For more information visit www.linkedin.com/company/tigertext, www.facebook.com/tigertext, or www.twitter.com/tigertext.
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