Course Overview

iOS Deployment Workshop is a four-hour workshop students learn about the skills, tools, and knowledge needed to deploy iOS devices. Discussions and hands-on activities guide students through decisions required when deploying user-owned and company-owned devices.

.5 days
    • Define the role of MDM, VPP, and DEP in successfully deploying iOS devices
    • Identify and respond to challenges when deploying and managing devices without MDM
    • Explain what an Apple ID is and identify when it’s needed
    • Discuss the features of iOS that provide for seamless separation of work and personal data
    • Describe the benefits of device supervision for company-owned devices
  • Introductions and course overview

    • Common themes to be covered and explanation of the classroom setup for hands-on activities
    • Apple ID and the role it plays in deployment

    User owned and managed

    • Difficulties encountered when manually configuring devices
    • Using Mobile Device Management to improve the deployment experience for users and for IT
    • Using the Volume Purchase program to enable app distribution and protect company data

    Company owned and supervised

    • Using the Device Enrollment Program to streamline deploying company-owned devices
    • Decisions a company needs to make to allow personalization of a company-owned device or restrict functionality based on user roles

    Wrap-up and considerations

    • Summary of lessons learned
    • Next steps to take in planning for a successful iOS deployment
  • None.

    • IT professionals who are responsible for deploying and managing iOS devices
    • Technical sales professionals who assist customers in deciding to purchase iOS devices