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5 Best Practices for iOS Enterprise MDM

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    Individual Apple IDs for Users

    A personal Apple ID account allows users to take full advantage of iOS and the App Store. For example, allowing users to have an Apple ID enables them to access services such as FaceTime, iMessage, Find My iPhone and iCloud.

    Since the VPP store now allows you to license apps via the "Managed Distribution" method, you can simply assign apps to a user's device or Apple ID without permanently transferring ownership to the user. This way, IT doesn't have to spend hours creating Apple IDs specific to a device.

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5 Best Practices for iOS Enterprise MDM

  • 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7
  • 5 Best Practices for iOS Enterprise MDM-6

    Individual Apple IDs for Users

    A personal Apple ID account allows users to take full advantage of iOS and the App Store. For example, allowing users to have an Apple ID enables them to access services such as FaceTime, iMessage, Find My iPhone and iCloud.

    Since the VPP store now allows you to license apps via the "Managed Distribution" method, you can simply assign apps to a user's device or Apple ID without permanently transferring ownership to the user. This way, IT doesn't have to spend hours creating Apple IDs specific to a device.

Enterprise mobility continues to gain adoption as a critical success factor in today's competitive business environment. BYOD and user-choice programs abound, more and more large companies are developing their own corporate apps as an integral component of employee toolkits.

Yet, with the growing number and types of mobile devices in the workplace today, supporting, managing, and securing devices to promote employee productivity and to safeguard corporate assets presents a very real challenge. In this slideshow, Nick Thompson, solutions engineer and area expert at JAMF Software, features five best practices enterprises can adopt to succeed with mobile device management (MDM). The result is less hassle in supporting employees, increased overall productivity and assurance that valuable company assets are secure.

Lead: Adopting MDM best practices can result in less hassle in supporting employees, increased overall productivity and assurance that valuable company assets are secure.