Posts by 42Gears Team

SureMDM client now available on Android Marketplace

SureMDM Nix agent is now published on Android Marketplace. You can search for “suremdm” on Android Marketplace or directly goto https://market.android.com/details?id=com.nix and install it on your phones. Advantage of installing from android marketplace is that you don’t have to enable “Allow installation of non-Market applications” to manage your device from SureMDM. Plus any upgrades we…

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New security feature for android device management using SureMDM

SureMDM adds another compelling security feature for android device management. IT administrators can now restrict users to access only approved applications.All other applications and system settings are password protected. This feature also blocks the user from installing any third-party applications. Using this feature is very simple. Installed application list of a device now also shows…

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Managing and controlling applications on corporate mobile devices

SureMDM now has a brand new feature that provides a view into what all applications are installed on the phone. Go to the SureMDM web console, select the phone and click the Apps button the toolbar. Whats more, you also uninstall any unneccesary applicaitons right from the web console even if the actual mobile device…

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Android and password policy enforcement using SureMDM

Enterprise use of Android devices is on the rise these days. Much of it is due to the availability of new security features (Android 2.2+) such as the ability to enforce password policies across Android devices and to remotely wipe any Android devices that are lost or compromised. Suppose all employees in your organization have…

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Keeping track of "Under-Repair" mobile devices using SureMDM

So your employee has reported a problem with the mobile device (e.g barcode scanner not working, display is broken etc). Many times the device has to be sent to a service/repair center where thorough diagnosis and repair is performed. How do you manage the device when it goes for repair. Most people don’t have any…

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Keeping track of “Under-Repair” mobile devices using SureMDM

So your employee has reported a problem with the mobile device (e.g barcode scanner not working, display is broken etc). Many times the device has to be sent to a service/repair center where thorough diagnosis and repair is performed. How do you manage the device when it goes for repair. Most people don’t have any…

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Mobile device security threats you should know about

For most purposes smartphones today are almost as powerful as computers. There are now more phones in the world than the number of computers. Phones are being used by people to check emails, browse web, make online payments, download games, take pictures, track location and much more. Along with these powerful features we should also…

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Asset Reporting in SureMDM

We have added the “Asset Reporting” feature in SureMDM. Asset Reporting identifies mobile devices that are present in the mobile environment of an organization. Following information is collected from the devices (wherever it is possible) and reported to the administrators or IT managers of the company. IMEI IMSI Phone Number Serial Number Reports can be…

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