Samsung has launched Galaxy Note 8 and Galaxy S8 Enterprise Edition last year to target business customers. Now Samsung has launched Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy A8 Enterprise Edition smartphones in Germany. These devices will come with three-year Knox Configure (Dynamic Edition) licenses and the Enterprise Firmware Over-The-Air service (E-FOTA on MDM).
Samsung Galaxy S9 Enterprise Edition will receive three years of monthly security updates and quarterly update for the next year. Whereas the Galaxy A8 Enterprise Edition will receive three years of monthly security updates. Both the smartphones will come with two years of manufacturer warranty.
Samsung Galaxy A8 Enterprise Edition is already available for purchase in Germany for €499 (~$550), and currently the device is available exclusive to Enterprise customers only.
Samsung Galaxy S9 Enterprise edition will be available in Germany starting April 2018, and the device cost €849 (~$1050). Samsung might also launch dual-sim of these device soon.
Samsung Knox Configure allows IT administrators to remotely configure and manage a large number of Samsung mobile devices to their requirements. They can create configuration profiles to restrict features, change settings, set company logos and business apps as an unchangeable default option, etc. IT administrators can also remotely and selectively install firmware updates with the Samsung Enterprise Firmware-Over-The-Air (E-FOTA on MDM) service. The service also allows scheduled updates to reduce service interruptions and downtime.