macOS Management

macOS Management

MobileIron Delivers Strong Security and Modern Management to Macs

Enterprises are increasingly expected to support Macs as corporate-approved devices. In order to be in compliance, it is imperative that all devices accessing sensitive corporate and customer data be fully secured and managed. MobileIron delivers a new model for authentication and identity to Macs and enables enterprises to unify Apple mobile and desktop operations using a common security and management platform.

Securing macOS in the modern work era

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MobileIron Delivers Strong Security and Modern Management to Macs

Solution Brief

Deployment and Enrollment

MobileIron provides comprehensive macOS device enrollment and management for organizations including:

  • Simplified configuration of enterprise settings including email, Wi-Fi and VPN
  • Support for Apple Device Enrollment Program (DEP) for simplified enrollment of devices and and out-the-box experience
  • Seamless authentication using enterprise certificates and Active Directory integration


MobileIron provides granular security and management controls for macOS devices so IT organizations can ensure the security of enterprise data. Key security and management features include:

  • Role based access control and a self service portal where admins can view and perform actions on all enrolled macOS devices
  • Ability to perform full encryption on macOS devices using FileVault 2 and add compliance actions to ensure that any compromised devices are quarantined with no access to enterprise data
  • Selective wipe to remove corporate data from lost or non-compliant devices
  • Ability to manage and distribute certificate preference for identity, website, and emails

Application Management

MobileIron enables IT organizations to publish an App Catalog for macOS to facilitate distribution of enterprise applications for increased productivity. IT admins can also prompt app installs on device check-in and perform silent app installs upon device enrollment. Admins can view the application inventory across all devices and allow/deny the deployment of applications on enterprise macOS devices.