Samsung Expands Enterprise Mobility
Partnership with Microsoft
February 27, 2017
Electronics has expanded its strategic partnership with Microsoft which
aims to increase the mobility capability of professionals and support
business’ desire to transform through digital technology. With this
partnership, Samsung and Microsoft will provide professionals with
leading technology to work from anywhere and at any time by integrating
the best of the companies’ hardware, software, solutions and services.
Designed and engineered in close collaboration, Samsung and Microsoft
are excited to introduce the new Galaxy Book, a new premium 2-in-1
device designed with the mobile enterprise customer in mind. Built on
the Microsoft Windows 10 platform, the Samsung Galaxy Book provides easy
access to the full Microsoft Office experience in an ultra-portable
2-in-1 design that delivers unmatched productivity for the professional
Available in 10.6-inch and 12-inch models, the Samsung Galaxy Book is
lightweight with ultimate portability that is easy to take with you no
matter where you’re headed. The Galaxy Book brings the best in
enterprise-grade performance with a 7th Generation Intel® Core™ i5
processor Dual Core 3.1GHz for the 12-inch and an Intel® Core™ m3
processor, Dual core 2.6GHz for the 10.6-inch.
Creating seamless experiences that allow simple and secure communication
between devices is a key component to a successful mobile
transformation. Samsung improved Samsung Flow with Microsoft on the
Galaxy Book. Samsung Flow allows customers to sync their Galaxy
smartphone with the Galaxy Book for convenient login and Wi-Fi
connection through the smartphone’s mobile hotspot when a data
connection is not available. The Samsung Flow app communicates with
Windows Hello for simple, secure login and notification display directly
from your smartphone.
believe collaboration with key partners like Microsoft is essential for
innovation, as it shares our vision for building excellence in mobile
productivity,” said Jeeho Baek, Senior Vice President of B2B Product
Management Group, Mobile Communications at Samsung Electronics.
“Enterprise mobility allows businesses to expand the boundaries with
which they operate and workers to gain flexibility in how they work.
Together with Microsoft, we hope to further solve the challenges our
customers face by creating flexible and secure technology.”
“Microsoft and Samsung are working together to deliver innovative mobile
experiences that help organizations with digital transformation, and the
Samsung Galaxy Book is a great example of that focus in action,” said
Peter Han, Vice President, Partner Devices and Solutions, Microsoft.
“Samsung’s new Galaxy Book lights up digital capabilities of Windows 10,
such as Windows Ink, that empower employees to achieve more by working
in a more intelligent, portable and secure way.”
With this partnership, Samsung and Microsoft are placing the needs of
their customers at the top of their priorities. In addition to bringing
a new device and software solution, the companies have aligned their
worldwide marketing, partner and sales programs to deliver a positive go
to market experience for its customers.