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How to choose the right UEM platform

Unified Endpoint Management software lets IT manage all of an organization’s endpoint devices — smartphones, laptops, desktops, printers, IoT devices, and more — from a single management console. Here’s what to look for when shopping...

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Android vs. iOS in the enterprise: IT now has a real choice

It used to be that Android couldn't get a second look in the enterprise. Now Apple's iOS has real competition.

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Apple deepens its engagement in enterprise security

Following security promises made at The White House, Apple has become a co-chair of the Cyber Readiness Institute to help enterprises secure themselves

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How Apple is changing MDM in iOS 15

Declarative management, rolling out today with iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, is the most significant change to Apple MDM in its 11-year history. Here’s what IT departments need to know.

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Microsoft Endpoint Manager: What Intune's successor does and how it works

Microsoft's unified endpoint management offering, Endpoint Manager, is designed to reduce the time and effort needed to manage desktop and mobile work environments. Here's what it does.

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Apple has a lot to get through this fall

The company may plan multiple launch events as it preps iPhone, Mac, iPad, and Apple Watch upgrades this fall.

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From MDM to UEM in a decade: What we’ve learned about enterprise mobile management

Ten years ago, managing mobile devices at work required a hodgepodge collection of apps and services — and the BYOD craze only complicated things further for IT. Here’s a look at how EMM shifted and grew, where we are, and what comes...

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Apple’s BYOD improvements will save time for IT

Apple's enterprise-focused improvements in its operating systems protect private lives on BYOD and save valuable tech support time.

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It's time, IT — set the rules of the road for mobile

When it comes to keeping everyone in the company on the same page, IT could be doing more. That's especially true when making sure mobile devices are secured.

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Acronis teams with Jamf to secure the Apple-centric enterprise

Activity in the Apple enterprise space is intensifying; Acronis is teaming up with Jamf to provide a tough Mac security system.

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With EMM, should you go full stack or best of breed?

There are pros and cons whether you choose a single vendor’s full-stack enterprise mobility management offering or pick and choose among the products that best meet your company’s needs.

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Apple admins get a new remote support option

An exclusive integration between Addigy and Splashtop gives Apple administrators a new remote access solution for troubleshooting IT problems.

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What is UEM? Unified endpoint management explained

UEM has emerged as the next step in the development of enterprise mobility software, offering better management of a wider range of devices. By extending EMM capabilities to laptops and desktops, UEM tools helped enterprises make the...

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Apple is changing its MDM system in iOS/iPadOS 15

A new declarative management system gives your device more power and autonomy to regulate enterprise MDM policies.

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Apple IT admins gain new tech support tool from Moysle

The new feature for supporting remote workers comes amid a flurry of activity in the ‘Apple in the enterprise’ market.

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Enterprise mobility 2021: UEM becomes key to the hybrid workplace

As companies embrace flexible work models, unified endpoint management can help IT departments manage all kinds of devices used in the office, at home, and out in the world.

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Download: EMM/UEM vendor comparison chart 2021

As enterprise mobility management (EMM) platforms continue their evolution into unified endpoint management (UEM), our chart lets you quickly compare features and functions from eight top vendors.

Securing the Apple mobile enterprise takes context

Truce Software CEO Joe Boyle talks about Apple's place in business and the evolution of new security models for the remote enterprise.

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