Business phone glossary

Our glossary explains basic terms and abbreviations relating to mobile working, the use of smartphones and tablets in the corporate environment (Enterprise Mobility) and security aspects in the use of mobile devices.


Container app

Container app

Application for separating an encrypted area on a smart device

A container app is a mobile application installed on a smartphone or tablet intended for both business and private use (“COPE“) . The container app separates a protected area (container) on the mobile device and is usually administered by IT.

The goal is IT compliance of the end device in terms of data security and data protection.

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