Apple’s enterprise device management company, Jamf, announced it is acquiring Wandera, a zero-trust security startup, for $ 400 million as of market close today. Today’s purchase is the largest in the company’s history.
Jamf provides enterprise IT with a variety of Apple device management services. It is a leader in the market, and Wandera provides a lack of a modern layer of security for the platform.
Dean Hager, CEO of Jamf, says Wandera’s zero trust approach is an important part of the Jamf platform tool set. “The combination of Wandera and Jamf provides our customers with a one-stop platform that takes care of provisioning, application lifecycle management, policies, filtering and security functions on all Apple devices and providing all mobile workers with trustworthy network access,” says in a statement by Hager.
Zero Trust, as the name suggests, is a security approach where you don’t trust anyone …