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MobileIron Selected As Subcontractor in USDA

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MobileIron, a leader in security and management for mobile apps, content, and devices, announced that Digital Management, Inc. (DMI) of Bethesda, Md. has completed delivery of the first large scale Federal enterprise mobile solution for the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). The solution is the foundation for the USDA's long-term mobile strategy and was awarded under a five year, $20 million next generation mobility contract. The contract incorporates MobileIron's platform and thriving ecosystem of AppConnect enabled apps.

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The USDA's request for proposal stated: "USDA needs to build a solid foundation for executing a mobile strategy, combining device management, application delivery, and Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) concepts to empower mobile users while improving IT insight, gaining control, and cutting costs."

"We are proud to support the USDA's long-term mobile strategy by providing best-of-breed products like MobileIron as part of our comprehensive solution for enterprise mobility," said Jay Sunny Bajaj, founder and CEO of DMI. "With MobileIron's secure, scalable platform the USDA can move ahead with its mobility initiatives confident that its mobile apps, data, and devices are secure."

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. Leading 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.

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