“The continuing demands of consumerization and access to information from mobile devices have pushed many enterprise IT departments into a seemingly impossible situation of fulfilling the conflicting requirements of device choice, security of information and growing requirements for mobile applications. Some enterprises have taken a locked-down approach by enabling only enterprise-owned devices or enterprise-developed applications. Gartner believes that this is only a short-term solution, and that the tidal wave of demand for devices and applications will break down the resolve of IT, or users will find ways around the restrictions.
AppCentral — An evolution of Ondeego, one of the first enterprise app store companies. Its focus is on application distribution; secure wrapping, postcompletion and server-based administration. AppCentral is furthest along in a productized offering.”