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UEM is About More Than Personalization

Posted by Doug Lane on April 08, 2015  /   Posted in DataNow  /  0 comments

  Most customers find their way AppSense because they are trying to give their users the ability to move from point A to point B easily. Sometimes it’s a move from physical to virtual. Sometimes it’s an ongoing need to roam between different Remote Desktop Session Hosts. Sometimes it’s a

DataNow- Electing to Exclude

Posted by Robin Rowe on March 26, 2015  /   Posted in DataNow, General  /  0 comments

  Today I’d like to talk about a couple of new, powerful features introduced in the DataNow 3.5 Windows client that offers administrative control over what data is allowed to sync (exclusions) and what data is excluded from being populated automatically in a user’s cache by default in automatic map points

The SSL 3.0 “POODLE Bug” Vulnerability (aka “POODLEbleed”)

Posted by Doug Lane on October 17, 2014  /   Posted in DataNow  /  0 comments
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A bug has been found in the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 3.0 cryptography protocol (SSLv3) which could be exploited to intercept data that is supposed to be encrypted between computers and servers. Upon learning of the “POODLEbleed” vulnerability, the AppSense development team moved rapidly to assess any potential impact to

The Corporate Data Paradigm

Posted by Ian Bray on November 11, 2013  /   Posted in Data, DataNow  /  0 comments

Over the last two weeks you may have read our blogs Mobilizing your Enterprise Data with DataNow Enterprise and Using DataNow for Secure File Access and Sync. We at AppSense believe that corporate data security and ease of access for the people who need that data to do their job

Simplified File Sync and Sharing Brings Students’ Focus Back to Learning

Posted by Doug Lane on November 07, 2013  /   Posted in Data, DataNow, Mobile Management  /  0 comments

The use of technology is expanding rapidly in the educational setting, and many of the desktop and EMM challenges we see regularly in the corporate world are greatly magnified in the education sector thanks to broader use of shared computing systems and an unpredictable student user population. AppSense has worked with

Learn to Love Your File Shares Again with DataNow

Posted by Doug Lane on October 22, 2013  /   Posted in DataNow, Mobile Management  /  0 comments
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Back in the days when we all worked on Windows PCs tethered to the corporate network, group file shares were a great way to collaborate on projects. However, as corporate computing shifted to laptops and diversified to include new devices like Macs, iPads, iPhones, and Android devices, most users turned

Simplify Desktop Migration and Recovery with DataNow and Environment Manager

Posted by Doug Lane on October 08, 2013  /   Posted in Data, DataNow, Desktop Management, Mobile Management  /  0 comments
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In my last post, I highlighted how DataNow addresses the growing mobile file sync challenges that many enterprises face. However, reigning in the user data on existing Windows PCs is arguably an even bigger challenge for many enterprise IT teams. Now that laptops are the default computing platform in many organizations, users are

Using DataNow for Secure File Access and Sync

Posted by Doug Lane on September 24, 2013  /   Posted in Data, DataNow, Mobile Management  /  0 comments
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When we show DataNow to prospective customers, the first potential use that generally comes to mind is eliminating the “Dropbox problem” that hit many IT teams from out of nowhere as tablet and smartphone usage exploded. I know what you’re thinking: lots of vendors are trying to solve this problem

Mobilize Your Enterprise Data with DataNow Enterprise

Posted by Doug Lane on September 23, 2013  /   Posted in DataNow  /  0 comments
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Earlier today, we announced DataNow Enterprise, a significant update to our enterprise file sync and sharing offering. Since day one, the DataNow approach has appealed to enterprise customers, who overwhelmingly prefer to enable anywhere file access using on-premises storage that they control. DataNow Enterprise builds on this foundation by adding

Results of BYOD: Bridging the Mobility Gap Study

Posted by Gareth Kitson on August 30, 2013  /   Posted in DataNow, Desktop Management, General, Mobile Management  /  0 comments
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As you may be aware from my previous blog ‘IT departments are failing to provide end users with a satisfactory mobile experience according to employees’, AppSense recently commissioned research into the mobile experiences of end users vs. what technology solutions IT departments are able to provide. Today, the results of

Resource-Level Security and Policy in the Real World

Posted by Jon Rolls, CTO of Desktop on May 08, 2013  /   Posted in DataNow, Executive Insights, Mobile Management  /  3 comments

Last week I described how the move to a resource-level security model and policy, is essential in today’s world of loosely-managed devices, cloud services and BYOX. The old device-centric approach to security is no longer effective – you can’t hide all user devices behind a corporate firewall, it’s not acceptable

AppSense DataNow for iOS – Storage Providers

Posted by RichS on December 06, 2012  /   Posted in DataNow, Mobile Management  /  7 comments

Introduction If you have an iOS device, then hopefully you’ve been using our new DataNow for iOS app (watch the video), which allows you to connect to a number of different storage systems. If your company already makes use of the AppSense DataNow platform, then you’ll already know how useful

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