Citrix on iOS 8: Apple and The Enterprise
When Apple announces new iOS features each year at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference, it’s the consumer ones that are highlighted in the keynote and that get the most press. The past few years saw Apple stepping up its focus on enterprise users and increasing innovation directed specifically for the enterprise. This years announcements on iOS 8 for the enterprise were no different. These often get lost in all the consumer hype though. With this year’s announcements, Apple once again improves the experience for everyone, and many of the features announced for the enterprise may actually have a bigger impact than the consumer ones. Though many of the features improve upon the native experience, with improvements to mail, calendar and other areas, this post covers the more general, technical features that will appeal to both users of iOS native apps as well as enterprise-optimized ones.
Apple has increased some capabilities for enterprise to manage data and apps using mobile device management (MDM) tool. The key ones include:
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