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How to update Apps using profile manager on our school (600 units) Ipads 3

Hi,

I am working in a school which have 600 New Ipads (3) and I need to push some udates for the Apps every month and the only way to do that so far is to manually goes to each IPad 3 and select all updates in order to do this process every month.

Would you know a tool that we could use in conjunction with Profile Manager in order to update our school Apps? We have a IOS Lion Server and we are using Profile Manager that comes with it in order to manage the IPads. A profile Manager is a sort of MDM tool.
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XaelianCommented:
Well with OS X Server you can't do it.
Even with OS X Mountain Lion, it's not possible to give OTA updates from your SUS to the iOS devices.

But there are 2 things that you can do. The first is to bug a MDM tool.
http://www.enterpriseios.com/wiki/Comparison_MDM_Providers

And the second is described in the following article. But the easy part is to buy a MDM tool.
http://techjournal.318.com/scripts/building-a-mac-and-ios-app-store-software-update-service/
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mallonyIT TechnicianAuthor Commented:
Thanks you for being helpful
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