Android for Work, everything about the new business suite for Android
We know the times that Android and Google have been criticized due to the lack of security of the system, which has caused its “low” use in the business sector.Google is willing to solve this and one of the key movements for doing so to go through Android for Work.
Android for Work was named in the past Google I / O as an environment in which personal data may coexist with professionals in the same device, but combined, further improving safety. After a few months, have continued working on it and adding experience and resources to the project, such as the purchase of Divide. Today we know more than Android for Work.
Android for Work, security and data division
Android for Work is a program that Google will work with a group of partners to help bring smartphones, fundamental part of our lives now, businesses, improving safety and how to manage the data.
Android for Work is divided into 4 key
Work profiles : They will be enhanced thanks to the default encryption and improving the SELinux security. The multi-user support will be used to create separate to insulate and protect work data, apps can use professional and sensitive information without being combined with professional accounts.
This is added to Android App for Work, the application for devices running Ice Cream Sandwich from up KitKat, where there are no such native professional profiles. This application provides email services, calendar, contacts, documents and authorized access to work.
Google Play for Work, as its name suggests, is the space where companies can upload and manage their applications, simplifying the process of distribution to their employees.
Finally, to facilitate and streamline daily work, is also included in Android for Work a whole set of professional applications of contacts, calendar to provide all the tools you might need, email and more.
Partners and collaborating companies with Android for Work
Google has surrounded itself well to try to introduce Android for Work background in the corporate sector, including partners that are manufacturers, major software companies, security, platforms …
Those partners or partners of Android for Work permit the business management mobility needs this ecosystem and the improvement of a number of APIs needed to improve communication of all devices in the simplest way possible.
The creation of new business applications and manufacturing new devices aimed at this sector are also key to the future of Android for Work.
Samsung, HTC, Motorola, Adobe, Safety, Salesforce, Cisco, Citrix and many larger companies are behind. The Google I / O is just around the corner and is sure to hear much more about Android for Work. The opportunity to enter the working world is there, see what they get.
Blackberry has announced it is working with Google to enhance security of Android for Work on terminals with Android. This will ensure that personal information is well away from the job information and we certainly never mix. “If you can not beat them, join them”, this must have thought Blackberry members when out its security methods platforms outside. In this way you can raise a little company, so much so that after this announcement, Blackberry has increased by 4.3% its market value .
Other companies that announced its alliance with Android for Work is SAP , all in order that their employees have on their devices needed to manage their work environment from Android applications. “Companies have experienced an increase in the number of employees and partners carrying Android devices into the workplace,” says Dirk Boessmann, senior vice president of SAP Mobile Development.
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