HP Cloud-Based Management Platform Focuses on Mobility
The platform provides tools for file storage and sharing through multiple mobile platforms and all types of devices, including tablets.The enterprise services division of technology giant Hewlett-Packard (HP) is looking to grab the attention of mobility-minded organizations with the release of HP Enterprise Cloud Services – Mobility, a cloud-based management solution designed to deliver anytime, anywhere secure access to applications and data from a wide variety of mobile devices. The cloud solution is part of the company’s Converged Cloud portfolio, which provides enterprises with a foundation of technologies and services to build, operate and consume IT services. The platform provides tools for file storage and sharing through multiple mobile platforms and all types of devices, including tablets and smartphones. "Mobility in the workplace continues to be a key focus and concern for IT executives," Pete Karolczak, senior vice president of HP Enterprise Services, said in a statement. "HP Enterprise Cloud Services – Mobility leverages HP’s strong cloud portfolio by providing clients with a mobility service that provides the highest level of user experience and productivity while minimizing risk for IT." The platform also provides the ability to configure cloud file storage that can scale up and down, and offers local storage options that address data sovereignty and compliance requirements. It also integrates solutions from Citrix and SAP, which are managed and maintained by HP to help simplify deployment and ongoing operations.
Enterprise Cloud Services – Mobility is available globally with a set of service features and options priced and packaged for flexibility, and user-based pricing allows for multiple devices per user. The platform’s flexibility is further extended through the ability to set granular policies based on user roles, groups or device ownership.