The title says it for itself. It is a useful capability for shared workstations and other scenarios, where the PC access needs to be limited. The credit goes to this blog post on EMM.how, you can read it for full details and pictures I just want to make a few points that I’ve taken out of that post and add some of mine.(more…)
I regularly get questions from customers and partners who used kiosk mode on older Device Admin devices with VMware (then AirWatch) Launcher, and have issues since they had migrated to Android Enterprise and Launcher 4.0+.
In this post you will learn how to:
- Solve the most frequent (and annoying) issue when migrating Launcher setups to AE
- Find further settings for Launcher, which are not exposed in the GUI, and apply them via custom XML
- Control Launcher versions per OG using Settings and Inheritance.
I am pretty sure you’ve heard already about the issues with Samsung Galaxy S10 fingerprint sensor and Google Pixel 4 Face Unlock. Both companies have acknowledged the issues and committed to releasing the patches “soon” (Samsung is said to be testing fixes in certain countries already). What can you in the meantime? With Workspace ONE and Android Enterprise is it easy!(more…)
Multiple components of Workspace ONE are build using the Java platform. I’ve received several questions from customers this week regarding the nearing EOL of Oracle Java and the related licensing changes. I hope this post will be useful to others having this issue.(more…)
In the last several weeks a number of bugs were found in Apple’s iOS, MacOS and protocols. This had coincided with a partner workshop last Friday, where the decisive argument was “Have you ever heard of an Antivirus for an iPhone“.
Apple is well known for refusing to publish any details behind the inner workings of its solutions, locking everything that may be locked down and suing all those who try to work around those limitations..(more…)
A few weeks ago, like many others, we were hit by an O365 Exchange outage. What does usually an admin do, when something is down? -Send an email! But what do you do when email is also down? Ring/Text everyone? Blast it in Teams/Skype/Slack/etc? Pigeons?
This is what happened in our case with Workspace ONE Notifications API for Intelligent Hub.(more…)
Workspace ONE has a ton of features built specifically for Samsung: KNOX OEM Extensions (modern and legacy), KNOX Service Plugin support (OEMconfig), E-FOTA, KNOX Mobile Enrollment, Legacy containers etc etc. There are a few switches controlling the end result. Today I want to discuss a few ones, that pop up in my practice every few months: License Key and Enable Containers, and how they make (or break) your Android Enterprise Samsung deployment.(more…)