Posts by 42Gears Team

Why Are Meltdown and Spectre Such A Big Deal for Enterprises?

IT departments across the world were in shock when Meltdown and Spectre hardware vulnerabilities were discovered. These are the names of vulnerabilities that affect most computer chips manufactured in the last two decades. Essentially, they expose critical vulnerabilities in modern processors to malicious programs for data theft. Malicious programs can use Meltdown and Spectre to…

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Wearable Technology a Game Changer for BYOD?

With large scale acceptance of BYOD, the use of consumer devices in enterprise ecosystems are rapidly growing. The adoption of wearables is not just limited to fitness and fashion, but has become a vital business tool. Industries such as mining, transportation, healthcare, construction, and hospitality are implementing smart technology in order to increase productivity, enhance…

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How to Disable Factory Reset using SureLock

Factory Reset is a built-in, software reset feature in Android devices designed to restore the device to its original manufacturer settings so that it functions as if fresh out of the box. This may benefit a new owner of an old device however can be harmful in an enterprise setting. Why do enterprises need to…

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What is Samsung Knox Mobile Enrollment?

Enrolling new mobile devices into an EMM solution and configuring could be a time-consuming process. Samsung makes it easier for enterprises to enroll and setup multiple devices into EMM through Knox Mobile Enrollment program. KME program enables: – Out-of-the-box EMM enrollment and configuration of new Samsung devices, purchased from resellers who are enrolled in Knox…

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What is the Future of Rugged Devices?

Rugged devices are preferred  in work locations like construction sites, mines, oil and gas fields, and warehouses. This is due to extreme environmental conditions having direct impact on the performance of devices. In most cases, performance of field workers is directly proportional to the performance of devices that they use, making rugged devices a crucial…

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Mass Enrollment in SureMDM using Knox Mobile Enrollment

Knox Mobile Enrollment is a quick and easy way to enroll and setup multiple devices with an EMM solution. It enables out-of-the-box EMM enrollment and configuration of new Samsung devices. If the devices are not bought through a reseller, Samsung still offers an option for enrollment and configuration using NFC and Bluetooth.   SureMDM and…

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Digital Kiosk Technology in Banking Industry

Consumer behavior and smart device trends are driving the banking and financial sector towards the direction of IT consumerism. Banking and financial institutes are using this transformation to automate processes, offer innovative products and services, ensure regulatory compliance and improve bank’s connectivity. The early concept of using kiosks at banks were conceived to offer touch-points…

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The Growth of Rugged Devices in 2018

“The Global Rugged devices market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.08% during the period 2018-2022.” – Research and Markets Report In recent times, rugged devices have evolved with sophisticated features that could match consumer-grade devices. Rugged devices are no longer built with outdated technology and limited capabilities. They have gone through a…

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All You Wanted to Know About Android Enterprise Recommended Program

Android has a large share of handsets in the market owing to attractive handheld models and low prices. These modern Android devices are largely targeted to consumers for everyday use. But often these are not fit for business needs as they fail to address the basic enterprise standards such as minimum hardware specifications, consistent application…

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Control Mobile Data Spending with 42Gears UEM Suite

Businesses are constantly adopting new set of cloud-based services and mobility solutions to streamline their operations. This has resulted in the growth of a bigger expense category which is wireless data. Managing wireless or cellular data requires automating operational processes to achieve complete visibility, cost reduction and enhanced efficiency. Earlier, Telecom Expense Management (TEM) practice…

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