Posts by Jonathan Bensen

Jonathan is a Director of Product Management, and is responsible for building and driving Centrify’s mobile client and strategy, as well as multi-factor authentication solutions. He has designed and developed enterprise web security solutions, multi-factor authentication for government and private sector, and cloud-based mobile security solutions. Twitter: @Cybertronic0

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Gartner Symposium/IT Expo 2014 Wrap-Up

By , October 20, 2014

I recently attended the Gartner Symposium/IT Expo in Orlando with the Centrify team. For those of you not familiar with this event, it draws a lot of CIO’s/CSO’s and provides many timely and informative sessions for executive attendees. As a result, the booth conversations are often some of the best conversations for me as part of the Centrify Product team. I get first-hand accounts of the challenges and initiatives that enterprise IT teams are facing, and discuss the business and technical solutions they are looking for to accomplish their goals. Walking around the show floor, and browsing the sessions, it’s…

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Halloween Season Brings New Candy from Google, Android Lollipop!

By , October 16, 2014

It’s that time of year, when we get a peek at the new Nexus devices, as well as what Google has been hard at work on for Android. Android Lollipop definitely looks fantastic with its new “material design” overhaul of the UI. But beauty here is more than skin deep, as they say. One of the cool new features for us here at Centrify is “smart lock,” where the lock-screen can be bypassed when you are near trusted devices or locations. You can be sure we are hard at work here at Centrify to see where there might be business…