Gartner Research

How to Build Enterprise Mobile Apps for Manageability

Published: 02 May 2016

ID: G00302993

Analyst(s): Bryan Taylor, Manjunath Bhat

Summary

IT organizations are often confused about the right approach to take in developing B2E or B2B apps for operational management using EMM. This research provides mobile development and operations leaders with a decision support framework to choose between EMM-specific and EMM-agnostic approaches.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Develop Enterprise-Ready B2E Apps Using Native OS App Management APIs as a Preferred MAM Approach
  • Always Develop B2B Apps Using Native OS APIs, Unless Specific EMM SDK Functionality Is Required
  • Only Use Wrappers or SDKs Where Native OS APIs Fall Short of Delivering Desired Capabilities
  • Conclusion

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