Microsoft announced late Tuesday that it has joined Google’s Android for Work program and will support Google’s container technology for mobile application management in a future release of Intune, Microsoft’s own enterprise mobility management (EMM) server. The Microsoft blog post gave no timeline.

Android for Work, initially released in winter 2015 as part of an Android 5.0 Lollipop update, brought to Android the same level of enterprise-grade protection for mobile apps that had previously been available only to Apple’s iOS devices or Samsung’s Android devices running Samsung’s own Knox technology.

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