Samsung pushes Galaxy devices, Android to enterprises

Summary:Samsung said it plans to expand efforts to make its Galaxy devices--including smartphones and tablets--more enterprise-friendly. If successful, Samsung will help Android get more traction in corporations.

Samsung said it has plans to expand efforts to make its Galaxy devices--including smartphones and tablets--more enterprise friendly. If successful, Samsung will help Android get more traction in corporations.

The company said it will highlight its plans to deliver more enterprise-friendly services at the CTIA show this week. Samsung added that it will provide educational tools, IT support services, enhanced security, reference guides for the healthcare industry and app platforms.

Samsung's move comes as a bevy of players aim to bring tablets to companies. The early business success of Apple's iPad has spurred Research In Motion to launch the PlayBook. Samsung's Galaxy Tab, however, can be a fast follower in the enterprise race since the product is ready for prime time.

Read more of "Samsung aims to push its Galaxy devices, Android into the enterprise" at ZDNet.com.

Topics: IT Employment, CXO, E-Commerce, Hardware, Mobility, Software, Start-Ups, Tablets

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