Mobile device management (MDM) is security software that empowers IT departments to actualize approaches that secure, monitor, and manage end-user mobile devices. Not only smartphones, but also tablets, laptops, and even IoT (Internet of Things) devices. This term is commonly identified with enterprise use of mobile devices, where it is essential for businesses to both allow for effective mobile device use, and protect vital data from unapproved access. Mobile device management is a solution that allows you to permit or deny a device’s access on network based upon a certain set of criteria.
Mobile device management solution can provide you detailed device type info, hardware inventory as well as a listing of installed apps. Also by the help of mdm we can define password and complexity requirements and apply system restrictions such as restricting the use of device’s camera in restricted environments.
The core feature of mdm system is to administer devices and support users. Mdm solution simplifies the process by enabling us to centrally manage all mobile devices across all your company sites. We can remotely reset passcode, lock devices or wipe devices. Also we can create dynamic mobile device groups with automatic service actions report on mobile devices managed across all company sites.
Mobile device management helps to ensure the security of a corporate network while allowing users to use their own devices and work more efficiently.