An application may require access to web services residing behind a corporate firewall.
A traditional full device VPN solution is not adequate due to manual steps required to enable the VPN on the device, and the security exposure by allowing personal apps the same access to the VPN as corporate apps. A more secure, seamless, targeted solution is required to allow only certain applications restricted access to certain intranet endpoints.
The recommended approach for app tunneling is to configure a Per-App VPN profile through MDM to leverage native tunneling functionality provided by the operating system.
Alternative approaches are to integrate either the AirWatch SDK or use AirWatch App Wrapping.