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Way to lock down iPads?

Posted on 2011-05-12
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Last Modified: 2012-05-11
I have a user community (100 or so pilots) that want to use iPads for their operations.  
I want to be able to restrict the software that they can load onto the devices.  Is there
a mechanism that can be used to accomplish this?  Thank you.
Question by:amigan_99

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I am currently looking into Sophos Mobile Control and it states that it will do this.  You can get a "try it now free" version from this website:  http://www.sophos.com/en-us/products/encryption/sophos-mobile-control.aspx  I do not yet have experience with this particular Sophos product however I am running their email and web appliances as well as their virus software and am very happy with them.
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You can put restrictions on using the settings panel:


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Thank you all.  All are a help.

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