ATLANTA -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AirWatch®, the global leader and innovator in mobile security and the largest Enterprise Mobile Management (EMM) provider announces that GSMA shortlists AirWatch for two awards at the 18th annual Global Mobile Awards during Mobile World Congress, where AirWatch will host Connect 2013, the leading enterprise mobility user group conference.
“Reflecting the intensity of competition and innovation across the mobile ecosystem, we saw a record 600 entries and an exceptionally high quality field of contenders vying for this year’s Global Mobile Awards,” said Michael O’Hara, Chief Marketing Officer, GSMA. “It is a significant achievement to have made the shortlist, and our warmest congratulations go to all the nominees announced today. We look forward to the unveiling of the winners at the Mobile World Congress this month.”
AirWatch is nominated for Best Enterprise Mobile Service and Best Mobile Safeguard & Security Products and Services. The Global Mobile Awards are the industry’s leading awards program, and nominees for the 2013 awards are selected by more than 160 independent analysts, journalists, academics and subject matter experts throughout the world. Winners will be announced during an awards ceremony on Feb. 26, 2013, at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
“Nominations for two Global Mobile Awards demonstrate our strength in enterprise mobility and show why AirWatch is a trusted partner for our clients worldwide,” said John Marshall, president and CEO, AirWatch. “We appreciate the recognition of our ability to quickly innovate and help customers plan for new opportunities with mobility.”
AirWatch is the largest mobile device management (MDM) provider in the world with more than 5,300 customers and 1,000 employees, which makes it more than twice the size of any other MDM company. During Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on Feb. 25, 2013, AirWatch will present several topical sessions that are open to the public in hall 3, booth #3B34. Sessions will be led by industry analysts and AirWatch customers on subjects including the evolution of mobility, BYOD and the future of aviation and education with AirWatch partners making significant announcements. For more information, visit www.air-watch.com/connect/barcelona-2013.