Posts by 42Gears Team

Allow only selected files and folders on an Android mobile

There are times when you do not necessarily want to lock down Android mobile devices with applications, however, lock them down with just some files or folders. SureLock is quite versatile when it comes to allowing different kinds of functions to lock down Android devices, it could be applications, documents like pdf/word/video files or general…

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LG Android Devices Get Enterprise Ready With 42Gears

42Gears now offers an exclusive Enterprise Agent for LG Android devices. This LG certified enterprise agent is designed to enhance the lockdown functionalities of SureLock/SureFox and management functionalities of SureMDM on all LG Android devices to ensure advanced device security and higher productivity. If you are using an LG Android device with SureLock, SureFox, SureMDM…

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SureFox for iOS now available for Enterprise Distribution

SureFox Kiosk Browser for iOS is now available for Enterprise Distribution. This means that SureFox is developed using the iOS Enterprise Developer Program and can be securely hosted and deployed to your workforce iOS devices. Steps required for SureFox Enterprise Distribution 1.  Enroll your organization with Apple Developer Enterprise Program. Here is the link to do that…

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Command Line Interface and APIs for SureFox

SureFox uses a BroadcastReceiver to allow 3rd party applications to send specific commands to SureFox. Command can be send using Intent. (See examples below). To execute any command Administrator password is necessary. Currently, SureFox supports the following commands: Launch_surefox: final Intent intent = new Intent(“com.gears42.surefox.COMMUNICATOR”); intent.putExtra(“command”,”launch_surefox”); intent.putExtra(“sender”, context.getPackageName()); //optional this.sendBroadcast(intent); Exit_Surefox: final Intent intent = new Intent(“com.gears42.surefox.COMMUNICATOR”); intent.putExtra(“command”,”exit_surefox”);…

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Gore Nitrogen uses SureLock and SureMDM to deliver tamper-proof tablets to truck drivers

Gore Nitrogen is a pumping services company based out of Oklahoma. It maintains a quality reputation in the industrial, pipeline and oilfield service industries. Gore Nitrogen provides cost-efficient operations by delivering high-quality work with an emphasis on service to customers, innovation, and professionalism. It specializes in fracturing, nitrogen pumping and transportation services. Challenges faced by…

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Affordable mobility solutions for Logistics and Supply Chain companies

Most businesses reach out to various logistics solution providers for their logistics and supply chain needs. These solution providers are typically specialized in integrated operation, warehousing and transportation services. Logistics and supply chain providers integrating value-added services Earlier some of these small logistics solution providers had limited means to scale up and adapt to customers’ needs.…

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Easiest way to set up a Digital Signage

An effective signage is a necessity for businesses to achieve higher visibility and create a recognisable brand. These signage are an easy and effective way to drive in-store traffic, communicate with customers and remain competitive. Digital Signage Solution Signage as a concept has come a long way from being simple lettering and graphics or monochrome electronic messages to…

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Windows 10: Why enterprises should be excited about it

Microsoft has been focused on retaining its lead in enterprise gained over the years, after the disappointing launch of Windows 8. Windows 10 has been that bet and it is getting much better reviews already. It is also more than just an OS update and targets to provide a consistent user experience across different devices. Some of…

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Instacom reduces device-support effort by half with help from SureLock and SureMDM

Instacom, South Africa’s leading Telecommunications Company is the pioneer of Push-to-Talk concept. They are presently the lone reliable PTT telecommunication service provider in South Africa. Instacom started off their operations in 2008 in South Africa by delivering Push-to-Talk technology. They revolutionize their solutions by providing additional benefits to companies across numerous verticals such as retail,…

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