MDM with SCCM for iOS

MDM with SCCM: iOS

SCCM has quite a few built in options for managing iOS devices. SCCM will manage basically iOS 6 and higher, though there’s less support for iOS 6 then there is for 7 and 8. The key to get it set up is to know where they are in SCCM. This article is current up to SCCM 2012 R2 SP1.

All Corporate-Owned Devices

This is located on the “Assets and Compliance” node. This is where you can set a few options like Passcode and Apple ID. You can also set a department and support phone number from these policies. You can also set whether or not Apple Configurator can be used in conjunction with DEP.

These policies are set via the Apple Device Enrollment Program (DEP). You must a DEP relationship with Apple to use these settings.

Here are options that you can set:


Compliance Policies

This is located under Compliance Settings on the “Assets and Compliance” node. There’s only one policy that can be set here – passcode length.

This policy is deployed to a collection in your environment. It worked similarly to configuration baselines, in the sense that it only evaluates at given intervals. You can also generate alerts based on non-compliance.

Application Management Policies

This located under Application Management in the Software Library node. These policies are application specific, and must be used in conjunction with Intune. These policies prevent users from copying and pasting, etc. The can be associated in the deployment type when creating apps for iOS and Android.

Here are the various settings that can applied:


It is recommend that you combine these settings with Intune policies to further ensure device security.



Contact Us

On Key

More Posts

Mastering Azure AD Connect - A Comprehensive Guide by WME
Active Directory

Mastering Azure AD Connect – A Comprehensive Guide

Modern businesses are fast moving toward cloud-based infrastructure. In fact, cloud-based business is not just a trend anymore but a strategic necessity. Microsoft’s Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) has become a frontrunner in this domain. It

Read More »
Security Best Practices in SharePoint
Office 365

Security Best Practices in SharePoint

Microsoft SharePoint is an online collaboration platform that integrates with Microsoft Office. You can use it to store, organize, share, and access information online. SharePoint enables collaboration and content management and ultimately allows your teams to

Read More »
The Ultimate Guide to Microsoft Intune - Article by WME
Active Directory

The Ultimate Guide to Microsoft Intune

The corporate world is evolving fast. And with that, mobile devices are spreading everywhere. As we venture into the year 2024, they have already claimed a substantial 55% share of the total corporate device ecosystem. You

Read More »
Protecting Microsoft 365 from on-Premises Attacks
Cloud Security

How to Protect Microsoft 365 from On-Premises Attacks?

Microsoft 365 is diverse enough to enrich the capabilities of many types of private businesses. It complements users, applications, networks, devices, and whatnot. However, Microsoft 365 cybersecurity is often compromised and there are countless ways that

Read More »
Be assured of everything

Get WME Services

Stay ahead of the competition with our Professional IT offerings.