DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Island, the market leader in enterprise browsers, today announced Apple iOS, iPadOS and Android support for its enterprise browser, enabling customers to close the last unmanaged mobile gap in their hybrid strategies of workplace, entrepreneur and BYOD. With this announcement, Island Enterprise Browser is the only enterprise browser that will support all major operating systems including iOS, iPadOS, macOS, Windows, Chromebook, Linux, and Android.
Support for mobile platforms such as iOS, iPadOS and Android is increasingly important for enterprise customers transitioning to hybrid work environments and embracing innovative mobile workflows. Apple will soon release iPadOS 16 which expands the powerful feature set to optimize iPad for business productivity, such as external display support and advanced multitasking capabilities. When using Island Enterprise Browser on these and other mobile devices, businesses reap many security and productivity benefits while ensuring an elegant and seamless experience across the user’s desktop and mobile footprints. .
“The Island Enterprise Browser plays a valuable and critical role for our customers, delivering security and productivity to the last mile that was previously beyond their reach,” said Mike Fey, CEO and co-founder of Island. “By complementing our offering to cover Apple’s vast mobile device footprint, we are expanding our capabilities to support and protect any user, anywhere they interact with critical enterprise resources.”
Island Enterprise Browser for iPhone, iPad, and Android integrates with all major identity providers to ensure simple policy enforcement based on user’s user app governance. Security policies are centrally defined and locally enforced in the browser, while harmful content and inappropriate activities are prevented. High-fidelity activity logs are collected and shared with the customer’s existing SIEM or analytics platforms to improve visibility and generate actionable incident response. Enterprise customers rely on Enterprise Browser to secure critical web applications and content on their iPhone or iPad devices, without hampering productivity.
The Island Enterprise Navigator
Island Enterprise Browser is the desktop of the future, enabling organizations to protect users and data at the very point where they interact with SaaS and internal web applications. Using The Island Enterprise Browser, security teams fully control the last mile, from basic protections such as copy, paste, upload, download, and screenshot capture, to more advanced security requirements such as data removal, watermark and multi-factor authentication insertion. This opens up unprecedented opportunities in a growing number of enterprise use cases, including securing critical internal SaaS and web applications against data leaks, secure access for contractors and BYOD employees, and full governance over privileged user accounts. It also delivers a native user experience for the hybrid worker unlike expensive and low-performance virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), while supporting built-in safe browsing, web filtering, web isolation, exploit prevention, and access to the Zero Trust network at a much lower cost.
About the island
Island is the developer of the Enterprise Browser – the ideal workplace for the enterprise, where work flows freely while remaining fundamentally secure. With core business needs naturally built into the browser itself, Island gives organizations complete last-mile control, visibility, and governance, while delivering the same smooth Chromium-based browser experience users enjoy. wait. Led by experienced leaders in enterprise security and navigation technology and backed by leading venture capital funds – Insight Partners, Sequoia Capital, Cyberstarts and Stripes – Island is redefining the future of work for some of the largest and most respected companies in the world. Island is based in Dallas with research and development in Tel Aviv and can be reached at [email protected] or (866) 832-7114.