Many users have chosen to use devices from Apple®, some of which are built on iOS® while others are based on macOS™. IT has responded with new management approaches for smartphones and tablets, but laptop management has not advanced at the same pace.
IT has an opportunity to simplify laptop management, reduce hardware costs, improve employee productivity and delight their users all at the same time. Using MDM-based approaches to laptop management, organizations can manage their iOS and macOS devices from a single console. With secure apps they can eliminate legacy VDI while enabling Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) laptop programs.
macOS supports a rich set of management controls similar to those many enterprises use to manage iOS. BlackBerry® UEM provides comprehensive support for these controls, facilitating management of your users’ macOS devices. With BlackBerry UEM you can:
When managing apps for macOS devices outside of corporate controls, many organizations still use legacy Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) to provide apps to users. Unfortunately, VDI is often cumbersome and expensive to manage, and can frustrate users with a poor Windows desktop experience on a Mac.
With BlackBerry® Access, you can instead deliver fast modern apps within a secure container.
Within the BlackBerry Access environment, organizations can not only build their own HTML5 apps but also utilize a turnkey collaboration solution with BlackBerry® Work. With BlackBerry Work on macOS, organizations can experience the best in both collaboration and security.