IT Administration

Ideas, inspiration and best-practice examples for the effective planning, implementation and optimization of your mobile strategy.

Datenschutz neu denken: Hat Ihr Unternehmen mit der Umsetzung der Datenschutz-Grundverordnung begonnen?

GDPR Compliance Checklist: These Two Fines Show Why It’s Time to Act

It’s a fitting time to ask: Has your company established GDPR compliance? In just the space of a few days, the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has given European businesses two alarming reminders of the importance of GDPR compliance. Read on to find out what action you need to take to protect your organization from a GDPR penalty.

iOS updates should be delayed in companies until it is certain that all important applications are working.

No Rush – Why Companies Should Delay Apple iOS Updates

iOS updates offer plenty of new possibilities for iPhones and iPads and are often eagerly awaited. So, it’s hardly surprising that some users want to install the latest updates on their devices immediately. But companies need to be careful. In our blog post, you’ll find out why it’s recommended to delay iOS updates on managed devices and how you can make sure that updates don’t occur until your organization is ready.

What is the difference between BYOD and COBO?

Mobility Basics Part III: What’s the Difference Between BYOD and COBO?

Once organizations have decided to allow their employees to work on the go, the question arises of HOW. Are employees to be allowed to use their own devices, or should company-owned devices be purchased? We look at both options and explain the difference between the BYOD and COBO concepts.

What is Mobile Application Management

Mobility Basics Part II: What exactly is… Mobile Application Management (MAM)?

In the first part of our series "Mobility Basics" we explained what MDM is. Today we're talking about Mobile Application Management (MAM).

Thin ice: WhatsApp on company devices

WhatsApp business use in accordance with GDPR

Companies that provide their employees with smartphones which are also used privately must be prepared for the fact that WhatsApp is likely to be installed on these devices. A violation of the GDPR is therefore almost inevitable. We will tell you the background and explain how you realize WhatsApp business use in accordance to GDPR.

Easy, Corporate-Wide Rollout of iOS Apps with Apple VPP

Easy, Corporate-Wide Rollout of iOS Apps with Apple VPP

Apple’s VPP (Volume Purchase Program) enables companies and educational institutions to centrally purchase a large number of app licenses for iOS and macOS devices. Once the right apps have been selected for mobile users, they should be rolled out to the iOS devices as quickly and as easily as possible. Apple’s VPP supports various distribution methods, for example using an MDM solution. We describe the different rollout options in detail here.

Android Smartphone in Lost Mode

Tips for Your MDM Concept: How to Maintain Data Security When Mobile Devices Are Lost

Companies that equip their employees with mobile devices should pay special attention to one aspect of the device lifecycle – the fact that smartphones or tablets are often lost without ever reappearing. This article will show you what to pay attention to when procuring hardware and implementing your MDM strategy, and how to protect data on the device.

Closing security gaps in your company

3 Simple Tips to Close Security Gaps in Your Organization

IT security is a complex issue. With the ever-increasing use of mobile devices and new technologies required for digital transformation, traditional boundaries and their risks are becoming blurred. In this article, you’ll find three simple tips which can be quickly implemented, and which have a significant impact on closing security gaps for any sized business.

How E-Mail and Wi-Fi Justify MDM

How E-Mail and Wi-Fi Justify MDM

There are several reasons why companies don’t use an MDM system. What is certainly not a reason, is that employees don’t use mobile devices. Most employees also work mobile even if only to use e-mail or Wi-Fi, whether a mobile strategy is in place or not.

10 MDM Features to Manage Mobile Devices like a Pro

The ABC of MDM: With these 10 MDM features you are fully equipped to manage mobile devices like a pro and you are guaranteed success.