Quote Sheet: SAP to Answer Need for Highly Secure, Enterprise-Grade Mobile Content Management

1024_iPad_Retina_App_StoreBARCELONA — To meet heavy demand for simple, highly secure file synchronization and sharing in the enterprise, SAP today announced the SAP Mobile Documents solution. SAP also recognizes the importance of adding enterprise management capabilities to other content management solutions, helping ensure open choice for customers.

SAP works with leading vendors that leverage the enterprise mobility management (EMM) suite from SAP and the SAP Mobile Platform to help ensure device compliance and minimize security risk.

“Mobile productivity and file sharing requirements range from a single office to globally distributed offices with more than 100,000 users,” said Sunita Reddy, vice president of Enterprise and Partner Strategy, Accellion. “SAP Afaria offers customers running the Accellion application an enterprise mobility management solution that addresses our customer’s scalability requirements.”

“The ability to work within SAP’s new mobile content management ecosystem ensures users have secure access to their content apps that are compliant with company policy,” said Marc Dubresson, director, Mobile Product Management, Alfresco.

“Mobility has completely redefined enterprise productivity. Smart phones, tablets and the cloud enable a more connected and collaborative workforce, while also introducing new challenges and opportunities for protecting business content,” said Karen Appleton, vice president, Business Development, Box. “Box and SAP are committed to developing additional mobile security controls to help CIOs empower a more mobile, flexible workforce.”

“OpenText is the leader in enterprise information management (EIM), which enables organizations to grow the business, lower costs of operations and reduce information governance and security related risks,” said Kevin Cochrane, chief marketing officer, OpenText. “We are a longstanding SAP partner and look forward to continued customer adoption of our product within the SAP mobile content management ecosystem. It will rapidly improve business insight, strengthen business impact, accelerate process velocity, address information governance and provide security.”

“With increasingly mobile and distributed workforces, Soonr Workplace helps more than 140,000 businesses gain a competitive advantage through improved internal and external collaboration,” said JT Sison, vice president, Marketing and Alliances, Soonr. “Our partnership with SAP further helps our customers ensure that their devices remain secure and up-to-date to meet corporate standards.”

“Nearly every organization wants to access, share and control critical files regardless of location or device type,” said Ryan Kalember, chief product officer, WatchDox. “WatchDox’s approach with its document-centric security platform complements SAP’s content management approach to partner collaboration, mobile policy compliance, bring your own device (BYOD) initiatives and remotely controlling and wiping files.”

“Seamless file collaboration is key to scaling your business; it doesn’t have to be a barrier,” said Eric van Miltenburg, senior vice president, Business Development, YouSendIt. “To leverage the promise of SAP’s new mobile content ecosystem including accessing, storing and sharing business content on your mobile device, we have aligned our product with SAP Mobile Platform to enable secure access to business files.”

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