iOS Deployment in the Enterprise
Why Take This Course:
Now updated for iOS 7
During this two day course, you will cover all the skills required to deploy and secure iPhones/iPads in business and educational organisations. The course is taught via a mixture of theory and hands-on labs and includes both Apple and third party tools. You will learn how to secure and configure the devices manually as well as creating profiles to automatically secure and configure these services to best match the requirements of iOS.
Learn how iPhone/iPad fits into the education and corporate space. The course will cover integration with MS Exchange services such as active sync, remote wipe, Microsoft Direct Push services, Microsoft Autodiscovery. We will also look at other network services like VPN services. You will learn how to use Apple Configurator and Profile Manager and will take a look at third party MDM.
Creating and Deploying Configuration Profiles:
Learn about Apple’s iPhone Configuration Utility. With this tool, you will create and edit configuration profiles, install configuration profiles as well as update and remove configuration profiles.
Learn how to deploy iTunes including access to settings which help with the rapid deployment of iPhones and iPads including, Quick activation mode and implementing iTunes restrictions.
Learn about iOS device security layer. This layer of security includes integrated features, methods and functions that prevent unauthorized use of an iOS device. The course will cover all managed settings including Passcode settings, restriction settings, Wi-Fi settings, VPN settings, Email settings, Exchange settings, LDAP servings, Calendar settings, SCEP settings, and advanced settings.
Learn how iOS devices secure data on the device itself. This layer consists of several integrated features, methods and functions that prevent unauthorised access to this data.
Learn how iOS devices secure the network over which an iOS device transmits and receives data. This layer consists of several integrated features, methods and functions that prevent unauthorised access to data sent to and from the device.
The next layer of security on iOS secures application data and network credentials. This layer consists of several integrated features, methods and functions that are designed to prevent unauthorised access to data stored on the device. Runtime protection technologies that protect applications and system files.
Learn how to implement Apple Configurator. Understand Prepare, Supervise and Assign modes.
Over the air enrollment:
Learn how the the iPhone supports over the air enrollment and configuration. Understand what technologies and required for this service.
Understand how to deploy applications to your end users including native and web applications.
Third Party Products:
Finally, the course will discuss and compare third party solutions for deployment on iPhones and iPads including AirWatch.
Learn how to effectively support and troubleshoot iOS.
- Responsible for the maintenance, deployment and security of iOS devices.
- Would like an overview of solutions available to deploy & secure iOS devices.
iOS Deployment in the Enterprise
Q: Why Amsys Training?
A: At Amsys Training we offer the full range of Apple Certified OS X Technical Training Courses and have partnered with the best in the business to give you access to courses and instructors to meet all your technical and application training requirements. Our locations in South and Central London and Manchester give you the choice to train where it is most convenient.
We also offer a “classroom in a box” where we can deliver on-site training to companies who would prefer this option.
At Amsys our specialist Trainers and Consultants have unequalled experience at delivering both bespoke and Certified Training courses, contributing real world experiences to all training courses.
Q: I see you’re an Apple Authorised Training Centre (AATC); What does this mean?
A: We are indeed an Apple Authorised Training Centre, and we have an excellent relationship with Apple. To become an Apple Authorised Training Centre both the training environment and trainers must meet Apple’s high standards. Our trainers are frequently tested by Apple to ensure we offer the best training experience possible. Where available we only offer official Apple training courses with official Apple course material.
Q: Is Amsys purely a training company?
A: As well as training, Amsys is an Apple Authorised Service Provider offering repairs on all of Apple’s desktop and portable machines. We also have a support and consultancy division for businesses and educational organisations and a specialised Apple technical recruitment division.
Booking a Course
Q: How do I book a course?
A: If you would like to book a course you can do this in a number of ways. We have an on-line booking page or phone 0208 645806 and speak to one of the training team.
Q: If I have a question or need more information who can I contact?
A: A member of the training team will gladly help you. You can email them at firstname.lastname@example.org or if you would like to speak to someone then please call us on 020 8645 5806.
Q: Where do I find your course schedule?
A: Our full course schedule can be found on every training web page at the top of the page under the main site menu or you can click here. If you view a course description page, the description page also lists the next available dates. We try to maintain a course schedule for the next 3 months.
Q: Where can I find your Terms and Conditions?
A: Our Terms and Conditions can be found here
Courses & Exams
Q: What is the agenda for a typical training day?
A: A usual course will start at 9:30am and finish around 5pm. Courses begin promptly, so we encourage trainees to come in at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time to enjoy refreshments and get settled in. A 1 hour lunch break will be provided approximately halfway through the course, as well as two 15 minute breaks.
Q: How many trainees are in each course?
A: For the optimal training experience, courses are capped at 8 people for the more complex server courses and 10 for the client courses. Each trainee is provided their own system and materials.
Q: Are there any prerequisites for training courses?
A: Prerequisites vary depending on the course you are considering. All prerequisites are listed on the course detail page.
Q: When can I take the exam?
A: The certified exams are administered at the end of the final day of each course. The instructor offers a review session and tips to best prepare you for the exam. The time allotted for the exam is 2 hours.
Q: What happens if I’m not ready to take the exam on the final day of the course?
A: If you feel you’re not ready to take the exam, you are welcome to come back to Amsys at a later day to take the exam. You can contact a member of the Amsys training team to arrange this.
Q: What happens if I don’t pass the exam?
A: You are welcome to retake the exam, at a fee of £85. The retake must be taken at least 7 days after the previous take.
Q: What Apple certifications are available?
A: For IT professionals Apple offer 4 certifications, Apple Certified Associate (ACA), Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP), Apple Certified Technical Coordinator (ACTC) and Apple Certified Macintosh Technician (ACMT).
Further information on these certifications can be found on our certification guide here. If you are not sure which certification to take please contact a member of our training team.
Q: What is a valid form of payment?
A: We accept Visa, Mastercard, company purchase orders and personal checks. Payment must be made before the course has started
Q: What if I have a confirmed seat in the class and then have to cancel or postpone it?
A: It depends on the amount of notice you are able to provide and if we are able to fill the open slot. For a full explanation, please take a look at our terms and conditions.
Do you offer any kind of installment plan?
Yes, for those wishing to spread the payment, we can offer a 3 part plan. We’d request the initial third to be paid at the time of booking, or shortly after. A third to be made by the start date of your chosen course, and the remaining third to be received within 6 weeks of your course finishing. No interest would be applied to this.