Data Sheet: MaaS360 Mobile Device Management For Android DevicesSource: MaaS360 by Fiberlink
The changing mobile device landscape and growth of the Android mobile operating system has lead users to insist the platform is secure and demand access to corporate systems. Often Android devices are given back door access to Exchange simply by enabling ActiveSync.
Managing your corporate networking and keeping it secure requires instant visibility into devices that are entering the enterprise, both personal and corporate devices, and to get them configured for secure enterprise access. At the minimum you must be able to enforce device passwords and encryption policies, and be able to wipe corporate data if devices are lost or employees leave the organization.
MaaS360 for Android Devices provides a lightweight agent that interfaces with the Android Mobile Device Management API framework. It allows IT to see inventory details, enforce policies and profiles, and gives them the ability to push actions. With MaaS360 you can set up employee Android devices in minutes by utilizing its over-the-air provisioning, enrollment, security, policy management, and support workflows.
MaaS360 provides detailed information, including:
- Operating system
- Applications (includes version data and size)
- Device ID (phone number, IMEI, and email address)
- Device restrictions
- Installed policies
- Security policies (including the identification of rooted devices)