Gartner Research

Compare EMM Security Ecosystems to Make a Strategic Selection

Published: 15 May 2017

ID: G00323261

Analyst(s): Andrew Garver


EMM suites integrate with a wide range of products to improve security. Technical professionals focused on mobility must compare the ecosystems of EMM suites to identify best fit and to make a strategic selection.

Table Of Contents



  • AirWatch (VMware)
  • Enterprise Mobility + Security (Microsoft)
  • BlackBerry
  • MaaS360 (IBM MobileFirst)
  • MobileIron
  • XenMobile (Citrix)


  • Understand Single-Stack vs. Best-of-Breed Strategies
  • Understand the Differences Between On-Premises Versions and Hosted Versions
  • Evaluate the Depth of Integration

The Details

  • Mobile Threat Defense
  • Mobile App Reputation Scanning
  • Identity (IAM, IDaaS and Directories)
  • Certificate Infrastructure/PKI
  • Network Protection
  • Cloud Access Security Broker
  • Data Loss Prevention
  • Enterprise Digital Rights Management

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