NQ Mobile(TM) Integrates with Samsung KNOX for Secure Enterprise Mobile Management Deployments of Android Devices with On-Device Security
Bringing integration of NQSky with Samsung KNOX for enterprise-ready Android deployments
BEIJING and DALLAS, Oct. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — NQ Mobile (NYSE: NQ), a leading global provider of mobile Internet services, has reached an agreement with Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. for an integration of its NQSky Mobile Device Management (MDM) platform with Samsung KNOX to provide a complete mobile enterprise security solution on Samsung Devices.
Samsung KNOX is an end-to-end secure solution that provides security hardening from the hardware through to the application layer on KNOX enabled Samsung devices. The KNOX platform retains full compatibility with Android and the Google ecosystem while engineering fundamental security and management enhancements, including its unique application container technology, which enables enterprises to support both bring-your-own-device (BYOD) and corporate-liable models without compromising corporate security or employee privacy.
In combination with Samsung KNOX, the NQSky MDM platform delivers enterprise with bulletproof device management and security protection for Samsung devices. Enterprises also have the ability to use NQSky’s device and platform agnostic mobile managed services (including Android, iOS, and Windows Phone) to provide robust device management, mobile application management (MAM), mobile content management (MCM), and mobile security management (MSM) for smartphones maintained within their environment.
“With NQ Mobile’s years of experience securing mobile devices for corporations and consumers with NQSky solution, Samsung and NQ Mobile’s fit came naturally as we continue to globally deliver KNOX to secure enterprise-ready Samsung Android devices,” said Injong Rhee, Senior Vice President of KNOX Business Group, IT & Mobile Communications Division, Samsung Electronics.
“NQ Mobile is excited to collaborate with Samsung KNOX on delivering mobile security services to enterprises globally with Samsung’s Android portfolio including market leading devices like Samsung GALAXY S series and Samsung Note devices,” said Gavin Kim, Chief Product and Commercial Officer, NQ Mobile.
NQ Mobile provides enterprises with end-to-end solutions from mobility strategy consulting, mobility deployment services, mobile device, content and application management to mobility assistant services.
About NQ Mobile
NQ Mobile Inc. (NYSE: NQ) is a leading global provider of mobile Internet services. NQ Mobile is a mobile security pioneer with proven competency to acquire, engage, and monetize customers globally. NQ Mobile’s portfolio includes mobile security and mobile games as well as advertising for the consumer market and consulting, mobile platforms and mobility services for the enterprise market. As of June 30, 2013, NQ Mobile maintained a large, global user base of 372 million registered user accounts and 122 million monthly active user accounts through its consumer mobile security business, 87 million registered user accounts and 16 million monthly active user accounts through its mobile games and advertising business and over 1,250 enterprise customers. NQ Mobile maintains dual headquarters in Dallas, Texas, USA and Beijing, China. For more information on NQ Mobile, please visit http://www.nq.com/.
About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of televisions, smartphones, personal computers, printers, cameras, home appliances, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ 270,000 people across 79 countries with annual sales of US$187.8 billion. To discover more, please visit www.samsung.com.
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