IBM Supports iOS 6 on Release Day
Melissa Stevens 270005B76W MELISSAS@US.IBM.COM | | Tags:  mobile ibmsecurity endpoint security
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This post was written by Kimber Spradlin, Product Marketing at IBM Security for BigFix/ Endpoint.
The IBM Endpoint Manager team is happy to announce that it shipped support for Apple's iOS 6 operating system on the same day that Apple released the update.
This is an important milestone for IBM and our mobile device management (MDM) offering as it signals to the market that we can keep pace with the rapid change in the mobile industry. Customers often worry that they can't control when their end-users update their devices, and thus the speed at which their MDM vendor adds support for a new OS version is a critical evaluation metric. Not only were we able to release support for the base OS, but we also implemented all of the new enterprise security management capabilities that Apple introduced with this release. You can learn more about these features here.
This update came just a week after our Q3 feature release, which included:
For more information on how IBM can help you better manage and secure both enterprise and BYOD smartphones, tablets, and laptops visit http://ibm.co/vvyHny.