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How to monitor and control Mobile Data usage on Windows devices?

A lot of businesses wonder what is leading to a heavy internet usage on their enterprise-owned mobile devices. And, it is a common scenario where cellular mobile data of a business mobile device diminishes without much clue. With mobile devices getting smarter, networks getting faster and ever-changing dynamic nature of the users, it has become…

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Enable Active Directory and Single Sign-On using SureMDM

For more than two decades, businesses have relied on Active Directory (AD) to manage user access privileges and apply security policies on endpoint devices such as laptops and desktops that run on windows-based operating systems. IT Admins typically use AD to group users under the option Security Groups to enforce security policies to the end users when they access…

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Build secure web kiosks using Windows PCs and Tablets

Follow @42gears The recent release of Windows PCs/tablets with touch capability, enhanced display features and better battery life has enabled Windows 7/8/10 devices to be used as dedicated or public-use kiosks. But, if these devices are deployed in the unmonitored and unlocked state, they are prone to misuse, vulnerable to security threats and exposed to harmful…

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New Dashboard for SureMDM Web Console

SureMDM helps numerous organizations to reduce device provisioning and maintenance efforts through its simple, efficient and centralized mobile device management capabilities. With an extensive set of intuitive features in SureMDM Web Console, managing, monitoring, and updating enrolled devices is easy and quick. Now, SureMDM Web Console is more effective with a brand new dashboard. It…

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Major mobile platform providers taking enterprise adoption seriously

Not so long ago mobile devices in enterprises meant using BlackBerry for white-collared workforce and Windows based handheld devices for blue-collared workers. BlackBerry was the de facto choice for enterprises. No other company could match the security and encryption features that BlackBerry provided for the mobile ecosystem. The advent of touch screen phones transformed the…

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SureLock enables corporate owned business only (COBO) devices on Windows 10 platform

Windows 10 launched with much fanfare and with free upgrades for Windows 7, 8 and 8.1 users. The platform boasts of features focused for businesses and enterprises. Apart from the obvious return of the much-criticized missing Start Menu in Windows 8 and elimination of Charms Bar, Windows 10 brings in Cortana, Microsoft’s digital assistant, Continuum feature that seamlessly adapts Windows 10 interface…

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How to block Control + Alt + Delete in Windows 7 and 8?

Applies to: Product SureLock Platform Windows 7 & 8 Control + Alt + Delete is a powerful key combination to terminate a running program/task or restart a computer/Windows device. Blocking this key combination becomes crucial when your Windows 7 or Windows 8 device is being used as a kiosk. SureLock blocks this key combination with its Keyboard…

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Configuring Lockdown Settings Remotely for Windows using Cloud

Applies to: Product SureLock Platform Windows 7/Windows 8 Businesses with mobile workforce require secure and uncompromisable devices to ensure responsible usage, improve productivity and reduce maintenance cost. One way to achieve the above mentioned objectives is by allowing access to only required applications and preventing the users from making any intended or unintended changes on…

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