Samsung Devices Defend with JP Mobile's SureWave Mobile Defense

11/23/2004 - JP Mobile® (, a leading provider of enterprise mobility software, announced that its award-winning SureWave Mobile Defense software supports Samsung’s PalmSource OS®-based i500 and Microsoft® Windows MobileTM-based i700 Pocket PC Phone. The SureWave Mobile Defense Professional Edition, already available on Samsung’s Microsoft® Windows MobileTM-based i600 Smartphone, offers on-device security options for mobile professionals. Encryption, password control, device lock, bit wipe and device feature control are some of the integral features that will be offered via the Samsung devices.

“SureWave Mobile Defense offers feature rich security that is capable of providing mobile professionals with the security they need,” said Peter Skarzynski, senior vice president of Samsung’s wireless terminals division. “By deploying SureWave Mobile Defense, enterprise security policies can be extended beyond traditional corporate wired parameters to the mobile device.”

SureWave Mobile Defense offers protection for corporate data residing on mobile devices, enabling IT departments to instantly and wirelessly deploy, update and enforce security policies on all wireless devices in use across the enterprise. Administrators have control over a wide range of security options including group settings, remote device wipe, remote device lock/unlock, remote password reset and selective file, database and application encryption. SureWave Mobile Defense also allows administrators to selectively disable or password protects wireless device features such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, storage card, data transfer, application launch, camera, speaker and microphone.

“Enterprises have been reluctant to support mobile wireless applications due to the lack of security, and JP Mobile together with Samsung is addressing this critical concern,” said Dayakar Puskoor, CEO and co-founder of JP Mobile. “SureWave Mobile Defense is intuitive, easy to use and provides a broad range of security options for the mobile professional as well as the enterprise.”

"JP Mobile now offers the industry's most advanced wireless device data security product for the professional and enterprise users. Smartphone usage for enterprise data access is gaining acceptance in India but end to end security is a concern and we are the only company addressing this critical concern of the enterprises." said Raghu Kumar, Managing Director, JP Mobile (India) Limited.

About Samsung Mobile Enterprise Solutions
As the world’s third largest manufacturer of wireless handsets, Samsung is effectively leveraging its advanced Mobile Intelligent Terminal (MITs) devices – the PalmSource OS®-based i500, the Microsoft® Windows MobileTM-based i600 Smartphone and Microsoft® Windows MobileTM-based i700 Pocket PC Phone – as the ideal wireless platforms for corporations to extend their CRM, ERP, SCM and field maintenance applications to all users or selected workforce segments. Samsung’s MITs devices also provide users with off-line access to information and full functionality even when they are not wirelessly connected.

About Samsung Telecommunications America
Samsung Telecommunications America, a Dallas-based subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Company, Ltd., researches, markets and distributes wireless handsets and telecommunications products throughout North America. For more information, see STA's website at

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2003 parent company sales of US$36.4 billion and net income of US$5.0 billion. Employing approximately 88,000 people in 89 offices in 46 countries, the company consists of six main business units: Corporate Technology Operations, Digital Appliance Business, Digital Media Business, LCD Business, Semiconductor Business and Telecommunication Network Business. Recognized as one of the fastest growing global brands, Samsung Electronics is the world's largest producer of color monitors, color TVs, memory chips, TFT-LCDs and VCRs.

About JP Mobile
Since 1995, JP Mobileâ ( has been providing enterprise mobility solutions for Fortune 1000 companies. With JP Mobile’s SureWaveâ Mobile Office and SureWaveâ Mobile Defense, the industry’s first integrated device-, network- and platform-independent push e-mail/PIM and on-device security solution, mobile workers can use a variety of mobile devices to securely access Microsoft Exchange, Lotus Domino, Novell GroupWise and enterprise line-of-business applications. SureWave supports Palm, Microsoft Windows Mobile, RIM and Symbian devices, as well as the millions of wireless application protocol (WAP)-based mobile phones in use today. Recipient of the prestigious Frost & Sullivan 2004 Innovative Mobile Office Solution of the Year Award, the SureWave Mobility Suite includes SureWave Mobile Office, SureWave Mobile Defense and SureWave Mobile Platform. SureWave Mobile Office and SureWave Defense may be purchased as a fully integrated solution or separately as stand-alone products.

SureWave, SureWave Mobile Defense, JP Mobile and the JP Mobile logo are registered trademarks of JP Mobile, Inc.

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