Alfresco Announces Integration with MobileIron AppConnect

Alfresco’s Integration Brings Alfresco Mobile for Android to MobileIron App Ecosystem

San Mateo, CA – April 10, 2014 – Alfresco, the open platform for business-critical content management and collaboration, today announced that it is part of the MobileIron AppConnect ecosystem. Alfresco integrated with MobileIron AppConnect ensures employees can access documents and workflows, capture content and collaborate on the go while IT has the policy controls it needs to secure and manage corporate data.

MobileIron, a leader in security and management for mobile apps, content, and devices, provides its AppConnect technology to third party mobile app developers. With MobileIron AppConnect apps, companies can give their employees the best third-party application experiences with apps that have been enabled with auto-configuration, data containerization, and secure tunneling to protect corporate data.  

As the trusted innovator leading the enterprise content management (ECM) market with more than 1,300 enterprise customers, Alfresco is the only customizable content platform that lets users access the tools they need to be more productive, while at the same time provides CIOs, IT managers and business users with a consistent experience. Alfresco is extending this experience to mobile devices, providing access to document repositories, enabling collaboration through sites, allowing the capture of content, including images and videos, directly to the company’s servers or in the cloud, all through the security of the MobileIron AppConnect environment. 

Some of the features available in Alfresco for MobileIron for Android 1.0 are:

  • Secure access to Alfresco One repository based on existing user privileges
  • Full access to repository structure including collaboration sites
  • Activity feed
  • File exchange within the MobileIron ecosystem
  • Local sync of files for offline viewing of up to date files
  • Initiate or take part in workflows such as “Review and Approve”

“It was only natural for Alfresco to associate with the leader in mobile security to provide the best and most secure mobile experience to its customers.” said Martin Musierowicz, VP of Worldwide Channels at Alfresco. “We hope to encourage many companies to empower their users in the field to add value to their business, safely.”

“Our customers know that mobile content management is a critical part of mobilizing their businesses,” said Ojas Rege, VP Strategy, MobileIron. “Alfresco supports our customers’ Mobile First strategies by delivering an enterprise-grade backend for the millions of documents and processes they need to make available to their mobile users.”

About MobileIron

A leader in security and management for mobile apps, content, and devices, MobileIron's mission is to enable organizations around the world to embrace mobility as their primary IT platform in order to transform their businesses and increase their competitiveness. Global companies rely on MobileIron’s scalable architecture, rapid innovation, and best practices as the foundation for their Mobile First initiatives. For more information, please visit www.mobileiron.com.

About Alfresco

Alfresco empower teams to share, save and manage content on one platform across cloud, on-premise and mobile enterprises. More than 7 million people in over 180 countries use Alfresco to collaborate, process and power over 4 billion files worldwide. Whether on the go or in the office, Alfresco gives Fortune 500 companies a competitive edge to solving market challenges. Founded in 2005, Alfresco is headquartered in Maidenhead, outside of London with U.S. headquarters in San Mateo.

Contact:
Clarissa Horowitz
MobileIron
clarissa@mobileiron.com
415-608-6825

Media Contact:
Joe Tong
Alfresco
joe.tong@alfresco.com
404-566-5372