Explore the power of the Apple Configurator with Packt’s new eBook

April 2013 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Instant Apple Configurator How-to, a hands-on guide that eliminates any worries associated with the deployment and security of iOS devices. The book provides practical, quick solutions with clear, concise, and informative examples to secure, remote wipe, and encrypt devices. The book is out now and available from Packt in all the popular DRM-free e-book formats.

About the Authors:
Charles Edge is the chief technology officer of 318 Inc., a national Mac-first consultancy based in Santa Monica, California. He has written numerous books on Mac and iOS and is the author of krypted.com, a site dedicated to heterogeneous networking and Apple systems administration.

TJ Houston is the director of technology for Huron City Schools. He is an author, blogger, podcaster, photographer, and trainer and spends significant time on Google Apps, iOS Devices (deployment and training), basic computer skills, interactive white boards, video editing, and multimedia. He has a degree in Business with a focus and passion for IT.

Apple Configurator makes it easy for anyone to deploy iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch in their school or business. Apple Configurator can be used to quickly configure large numbers of iOS devices with the settings, apps, and data to specify for students, employees, or customers. Apple Configurator can be used in several different ways to make configuration and deployment of iOS devices within organization both easy and efficient.

With the Instant Apple Configurator How-to, readers will learn to build profiles with customized control settings, with examples on how to capture device information and use console logs for added protection. They will become skilled at tracking and installing provisional profiles for greater security. The book will let readers to explore the full power of Apple Configurator. They will be developing workflows for successful deployment, installing software and applications whilst managing files on iOS devices, and will learn how to deploy enrolment profiles for mobile device management solutions.

Filled with practical, step-by-step instructions and clear explanations for the most important and useful tasks, the book takes a meticulous approach to provide quick and simple recipe-based solutions for security and deployment of iOS devices. The book will teach how to configure group settings to personalize and secure devices. Uploading and managing mass applications will be made quick and easy.

This book is ideal for people who are responsible for the maintenance and security of iOS devices and have a working knowledge of iOS device deployment and management. There's more information about the book on the Packt book web-page.

Instant Apple Configurator How-to
Gain full control and complete security when managing mobile iOS devices in mass deployments

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