What is it
Mobile Device Management (MDM) is a term for the administration of mobile devices including smartphones, tablets, and computers (both laptop and desktop). With the help third party products that include management features it is possible to enroll devices in your MDM program. This will enable you to push out email settings, wi-fi settings, specific applications, and other necessary items remotely without having to manually set up every individual device you want to deploy in your business.
Why do we need it
Any business with more than two people needs to have MDM as part of their strategy to simplify IT headaches and to ensure uniformity and security throughout the entire organization. With an MDM you can onboard new employees and set them up faster than ever. You won't have to mess with server settings, protecting individual pieces of information, and instituting old protocols. In the event a lost, stolen, or broken machine an MDM solution can ensure the protection and privacy of all data on the phone with the ability to remotely wipe the devices enrolled. You're sensitive company and client data is safer than ever due to these fantastic features.
what we recommend
Over the years we've had the opportunity to test out and determine our favorite MDM solutions. There are dozens and dozens of device management softwares and companies out there, but we've narrowed it down to our three favorites to make your decision easier.