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How Midsize Organizations Should Navigate Office 365 Mobile Deployment Options

Published: 09 August 2016

ID: G00310362

Analyst(s): Federica Troni , Manjunath Bhat


Midsize organizations moving to Office 365 should use the opportunity to mobilize their business processes. Midmarket IT leaders responsible for Office 365 deployments should choose the version of Office 365 that maximizes mobile benefits for their users.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Segment the User Community Based on Mobility Needs
  • Evaluate MDM Capabilities Within Office 365, and Choose an External EMM If Your Requirements Go Beyond Basic Device Management
  • Choose the Mobile Email Apps That Meet Your Organizations' Requirements for Manageability, Security and User Experience
  • Mobilize Business Processes Around Document Collaboration and Unified Communications as Part of the Move to Office 365
    • Skype for Business Online (Formerly Lync)


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