Android Device ManagerGoogle today announced an application for remote monitoring, location and erase data on lost or stolen devices.

The company said that its decision Android Device Manager provides a popular mobile operating system popular security tools, which provide the legal owner of the opportunity to decide what to do with a lost or stolen device.

In a blog post, Google mentions that with the new software, users can not only keep track of their mobile devices, and remotely erase the information, but also to activate ringtones to find the house a lost gadget. According to Android product manager Benjamin Poiesz, the goal Device Manager – to provide basic trekking functions for users who do not use it for specialized commercial software.

The company said that while only announce the Device Manager, then as available for download this app will be later this month. “If your phone can’t be recovered, or has been stolen, you can quickly and securely erase all of the data on your device to keep your data from ending up in the wrong hands.” – company said.

Mobile tracking and remote wipe are now found in many mobile anti-virus and security packages, but in most cases, these features are included in the most comprehensive and expensive edition products. Note that a few days ago, Microsoft said that Windows RT 8.1 will also feature remote monitoring and data destruction.

Android Device Manager