The Power of Native: Launch of the AppConfig Community
Today we made an unprecedented announcement that will accelerate the adoption of transformative apps in the enterprise. MobileIron has joined forces with IBM, JAMF, and VMware to form the AppConfig Community. The mission of the AppConfig Community is to establish a common approach for enterprise app configuration and security based on OS-native standards in order to simplify app development and deployment.
The birth of the modern enterprise app
April 3, 2010, the launch of the first iPad, signaled the birth of the modern enterprise app. Smartphones were already spreading through the enterprise, but their primary use case was still wireless email, not business apps. The iPad form factor opened the eyes of early adopters to the idea that apps running on a modern, touch-based operating system were not just “toys,” but could actually solve important business problems.
From 2010 to 2015, most enterprises started adopting iOS, deploying wireless email and the first generation of…
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