IT Administration

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

WhatsApp auf dem Unternehmenshandy – DSGVO-konform?

WhatsApp GDPR: 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.

What is Apple VPP (Volume Purchase Program)?

What is Apple VPP (Volume Purchase Program)?

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 Best Practices for Reduced Data Security Risks and Better Cyber Attack Prevention

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.

Managed Contact with iOS 11.3

iOS: Ready for the EU’s GDPR with Managed Contacts

With the latest iOS update to version 11.3, Apple has not only ensured further stability, but also gotten around to some long overdue homework. Just in time for the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation, the company has managed to finally separate business and private contacts on iOS devices.

BYOD at Cortado

BYOD and COPE – A Project Report

BYOD or COPE (Corporate Owned Personally Enabled)? The Cortado Group settles on a mixed concept of BYOD and COPE. Read the project report.

Apple Watch für Unternehmen

Apple Watch, Google Glass & Samsung Gear: Wearables at Work?

AppleWatch, Google Glass & Android Gear: Wearable computers, also known as just wearables, are the secret stars of the Internet of Things (IOT). Although the sales figures don’t quite meet manufacturers’ expectations, smartwatches and fitness trackers are the perfect entry into this segment thanks to their lower prices. As with the first smartphones, IT departments are now faced with the task of managing devices, in a corporate context such as the Apple Watch, Google Glass and Samsung Gear.

Save Time and Costs with Apple´s Device Enrollment Program (DEP)

What is Apple DEP? (Apple Device Enrollment Program)

With the Device Enrollment Program, Apple has made a major leap when it comes to Company Owned Private Enabled strategies, enabling an efficient way to configure profiles as quickly and as easily as possible.