The Seven Security Habits of Highly Successful Mobile IT Administrators - Slide 7

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When a mobile device becomes misplaced, lost or stolen, the most secure companies act swiftly to eliminate risk of lost data. Through the use of Web-based controls, administrators use any nearby browser to access a universal dashboard to instantly view and manage all mobile devices in their work force — from virtually anywhere, anytime — and remotely wipe information from within apps or across the entire device.

Let's face it: IT administrators in America's top corporations have their hands full protecting company information in a world gone mobile. Smartphones, and the smart employees who use them, can often circumvent security procedures, forwarding confidential memos or attachments to other phones or alternate email accounts without consideration for the vulnerability of that information.

Rather than limit access to information, today's IT departments are finding new ways to safeguard the behaviors of their mobile work force — regardless of the devices they choose — and prevent data loss or leakage across their networks. Here are seven habits Good Technology, Inc. has identified for how they do it.

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