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Kandji Product Engineers: The Apps We're Grateful For

Like the Mac admins they work with, Kandji’s product engineers have to deal with a lot of everyday computing chores—tracking projects, doing presentations, recording screens, …

November 23, 2022

Product Update

Enable Faster Mac Software Updates with Auto Apps

Kandji admins can now set shorter enforcement timeframes for automatically updating apps from the Kandji Auto App catalog. Prior to this latest release, Kandji admins …

November 21, 2022

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How to Plan a Large-Scale Deployment of Apple Devices

A few months ago, we told you about how you—as an IT admin in the enterprise—can think about the mass deployment of Apple devices. Our …

November 15, 2022

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Apple IT Training and Certification: What You Need to Know

In May 2022, Apple announced a new series of online IT training and certification programs. These programs follow two tracks: Apple Device Support and Apple …

November 8, 2022

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macOS Ventura: Bringing Transparency to Login and Background Items

For years now, many Mac apps have been installing components that launch automatically at login and/or that run in the background. It’s always been hard …

November 4, 2022

Product Update

Kandji Announces Support for Declarative Device Management

Today Kandji is announcing first-in-the-market support for active Declarative Device Management (DDM) for supervised devices. Not only has Kandji enabled DDM, but we also support …

November 3, 2022

Product Update

Announcing Kandji’s Integration with Microsoft Teams

Today, Kandji is excited to announce our integration with Teams, Microsoft's video conferencing, messaging, and all-around collaboration platform. Using the new Teams integration, Kandji customers …

October 27, 2022

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macOS Ventura: How to Defer the OS Upgrade

With the release of macOS Ventura, many Apple admins may be wondering about how to defer upgrades to the new OS. As an admin, you …

October 26, 2022

Product Update

Announcing Same-Day Support for macOS Ventura and iPadOS 16

Today, Kandji is pleased to announce same-day support for Apple’s latest operating system releases: macOS Ventura and iPadOS 16. (iOS 16 and tvOS 16 were …

October 24, 2022

Kandji Announces New Device Harmony Platform, Tears Down the Wall Between IT and InfoSec to Keep Enterprise Apple Users Secure and Productive

Kandji, today announced its revolutionary new Device Harmony platform, which tears down the wall between enterprise IT and InfoSec teams, so they can truly work …

October 3, 2022

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Guide for Apple IT: Mercenary Spyware and Lockdown Mode

Although Apple designs security into its hardware, software, and services, Apple devices are not immune to malware and unwanted software installation. According to Malwarebytes’ 2022 …

September 30, 2022

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Mac Troubleshooting: Our Top Tips

At some point in your IT career, you’ve no doubt spent a good chunk of your time stationed on the help desk, fielding questions from …

September 23, 2022

Product Update

Introducing Assignment Rules

Blueprints are the cornerstone of Kandji’s device management platform. They streamline how you organize configurations and software and continually enforce parameters for managed devices. And …

September 14, 2022

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Announcing Support for iOS 16 and tvOS 16

Today, Apple released iOS 16 and tvOS 16 to the public. We’ve thoroughly tested all Kandji services with iOS 16 and tvOS 16 including enrollment, …

September 12, 2022

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Why Changes in Mac Virtualization Are Good for Apple IT Teams

At a high level, virtualization allows you to run multiple operating systems on a single computer; those multiple instances are called virtual machines, or “VMs” …

September 2, 2022

Product Update

Introducing Managed OS for iOS, iPadOS, and tvOS

Kandji has new Managed OS library items for iOS, iPadOS, and tvOS. This expanded operating system support is now available to all customers. Managed OS …

August 31, 2022

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How to Set Up and Manage an iPad Kiosk

The primary function of Apple devices in an organization is, of course, to provide computing and communications for individual users. But that’s not the only …

August 25, 2022

Product Update

Passport Adds Multifactor Authentication for Tighter Login Security

Last year, Kandji introduced Passport, which makes the login process easier for end users by letting them sign in to their local device accounts with …

August 23, 2022

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MDM Migration on iOS, iPadOS: Choosing the Right Path

Switching your organization from one mobile device management solution to another is not a trivial undertaking. It can be a substantial project requiring careful planning …

August 19, 2022

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Dear Developers: In-App Purchases Don't Work for Enterprise Buyers

Dear Apple software developer, I’m writing today as just one of the thousands of Apple device administrators worldwide who work in institutions large and small, …

August 12, 2022

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How to Build Your Own Universal Installer for Mac Apps

aThe job of installing apps on your organization’s Mac computers—one of the most fundamental responsibilities for any Apple admin—is complicated by the fact that there …

July 29, 2022

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How to Enforce Microsoft Conditional Access Using Certificates

Organizations can use a variety of signals when making decisions about allowing access to enterprise resources. Relying solely on authentication via password isn’t enough: According …

July 27, 2022

Product Update

AD CS Integration Empowers Apple Admins Who Rely on Active Directory

One common way to authenticate a user’s identity is with username and password credentials. Another, especially in enterprise environments, is with Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) …

July 20, 2022

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How and Why You Should Be Testing Apple's Next Operating Systems Now

We said it last year, but we’ll say it again: Now that prerelease versions of Apple’s next operating systems—this year, that means macOS Ventura and …

July 19, 2022

Product Update

User-Facing Text Now Follows Local Language Settings

For Apple IT teams whose end-users speak languages other than English, Kandji now supports localized languages in the macOS menu bar item, in the Self …

July 11, 2022

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Guide for Apple IT: Introduction to Mac Scripting

With computers, there are usually multiple ways to do a given thing. On Mac, the most obvious and most common way is through the graphical …

July 7, 2022

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Behind the Curtain: Managing Software Updates with MDM

Over the past several years, Apple has made a number of deep platform changes to both macOS and Mac hardware that have resulted in enormous shifts in …

July 1, 2022

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Local IT Admin Accounts on Managed Mac Computers: Yes or No?

For IT teams deploying Mac computers, the question is: To create local IT admin accounts on those computers or not? To be clear on what …

June 24, 2022

Product Update

New Kandji Connector with Okta Workflows Enables No-Code Automations

In Apple device management, automation is everything. The more of your work that you can automate via scripts, APIs, and other tools, the less you …

June 22, 2022

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For Your Consideration: iPad as Primary Work Device

For many years, if employees were given a choice in the kind of digital device they’d use for work, it was usually a binary one: …

June 17, 2022

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WWDC 2022: The Top 10 Announcements for Apple Admins

Last week’s WWDC included nearly 200 sessions. Most of them focused on topics of interest primarily to developers (rightly enough), but many had announcements of …

June 14, 2022

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WWDC 2022: Apple Advances Declarative Device Management

Last year, at WWDC 2021, Apple introduced a new concept for Apple admins: Dubbed declarative device management (a.k.a. declarative MDM), it was an evolutionary advance …

June 10, 2022

Product Update

Updated Wi-Fi Library Item Enhances Support for Enterprise Security

As workers return to the office, managing their access to company Wi-Fi is once again top-of-mind for many Mac admins. It’s been top of mind …

June 9, 2022

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WWDC 2022: How Apple Plans to Make True Single Sign-On a Reality

For Mac admins, single sign-on (SSO) sounds like a great idea. In that ideal world, a user would turn on their Mac computer, sign in …

June 8, 2022

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Deploying Apple Devices: What Enterprises Can Learn from Education

When you think of mass deployments of Apple devices, you might typically think of schools. IT admins who work in education know all about deploying …

June 3, 2022

Product Update

Create Multiple Instances of Auto Apps and Managed OSes

Kandji makes it simple to configure and deliver applications and operating systems to end-user devices. You just select the appropriate Auto App or Managed OS …

June 1, 2022

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Certificates and Device Management: A Guide for Mac Admins

On the Internet, nobody knows who you are–only who you say you are. Our digital interactions happen on servers and devices, with people we may …

May 27, 2022

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What the Mac Has Learned About Security from iPhone and iPad

Mac users have long enjoyed the platform’s open approach to computing. There was an exposed file system, no limitations on how many apps you could …

May 20, 2022

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APIs and Device Management: A Guide for Apple IT

Application programming interfaces—better known as APIs—make it possible for one service to talk to another without needing to know how the other one works. They …

May 13, 2022

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How to Troubleshoot Apple Business Manager

Maybe a batch of new iPhone devices you just bought aren’t showing up in Apple Business Manager. Or licenses you recently purchased from Apps and …

May 10, 2022

Product Update

New Recovery Password Library Item Thwarts Unauthorized Startups

Kandji's new Recovery Password library item allows you to configure and apply recovery passwords (to Mac computers with Apple silicon) and EFI firmware passwords (for …

May 9, 2022

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The Great Debate: Should You Set Up Users as Admin or Standard?

What kind of accounts should you create when you provision Mac computers for your users: admin or standard? It’s an age-old question in Apple IT …

April 29, 2022

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Mac Logging and the log Command: A Guide for Apple Admins

As an IT admin, you’ve almost certainly had to check some form of log when investigating a problem. Logs tell the story of what’s happening …

April 27, 2022

Product Update

PacketFence Integration with Kandji Bolsters Network Security

Kandji now integrates with PacketFence, the free, open-source network access control (NAC) solution that allows admins to effectively secure networks of all sizes. The integration …

April 21, 2022

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How Mac Admins Are Managing the Hybrid Workplace

Two years ago, IT departments all over the world got a crash course in managing remote workforces. Mac admins had to quickly figure out how …

April 15, 2022

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Guide for Apple IT: Zero-Touch Deployment for Mac

As the world moves to remote and hybrid work, zero-touch deployments have become more important than ever. Handing out Mac computers to new employees on …

April 8, 2022

Product Update

New Option Gives Admins Finer Control Over Auto App Notifications

We’ve updated Auto Apps to give admins greater control over the notifications those apps generate for users. In the configuration module for a given Auto …

March 28, 2022

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Guide for Apple IT: Mac Patch Management

It’s one thing for a Mac admin to distribute apps to users. It’s another thing to make sure those apps stay up to date. Patch …

March 25, 2022

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Guide for Apple IT: App Deployment for macOS

Distributing and managing apps is one of a Mac admin’s core responsibilities. Apple makes this relatively easy for some apps, thanks to Apple Business Manager's …

March 17, 2022

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Guide for Apple IT: Apple Business Manager

Apple Business Manager is a critical tool for anyone who manages Apple devices. It provides a critical link between your device-management solution and your devices, …

March 11, 2022

Product Update

Foqal's Kandji Integration Feeds Device Details to Support Tickets, Slack

Kandji now integrates with Foqal Agent, the service-desk and automation tool that lets IT admins use Slack to create support tickets—either in Foqal’s ticketing system …

March 5, 2022

Product Update

New Integrations Interface Streamlines Connecting to Third-Party Services

Kandji has completely revamped the Integrations section of our web app. That section, where you configure the integration of third-party apps and services with Kandji, …

March 1, 2022

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Apple Removing Python 2.7: What Admins Need to Know and Do

It shouldn’t surprise anyone that Apple is removing Python 2.7 from the upcoming macOS 12.3 release: As far back as 2019, the company said it …

February 25, 2022

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How to Be an IT Hero: Creating the Best End-User Experience

At the end of the day, what is a Mac admin’s primary responsibility? To deliver hardware? To maintain security? To just keep the trains running? …

February 18, 2022

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Guide for Apple IT: Identity and SSO

The goal is straightforward. You’d like a system that would let your users present their credentials once and then have access to everything they need: …

February 11, 2022

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Hybrid Workplace Boosts Demand for Apple Devices Among UK Businesses

Last year, Kandji commissioned a survey to find out how IT admins and leaders in the United States were dealing with the new hybrid workplace—in …

February 2, 2022

Product Update

Drata Integration with Kandji Automates Mac Security Monitoring

Drata is a fast-growing SaaS company that provides seamless compliance for SOC 2, ISO 27001, PCI DSS, and HIPAA by automating the process of collecting …

January 31, 2022

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How to Achieve Your Desired End-State Through Auto-Remediation

How do you want the devices you manage to be configured? What settings do you want to be enforced, which apps do you want to …

January 28, 2022

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Guide for Apple IT: Managed Apple IDs

Managed Apple IDs are Apple ID accounts that your organization creates, controls, and assigns to users. Like any Apple ID, Managed Apple IDs can be …

January 20, 2022

Introducing Compliance Integration with Secureframe

Kandji is excited to announce our integration with Secureframe. Information about devices in your Kandji instance can be pulled into Secureframe to inform SOC 2, …

January 17, 2022

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Guide for Apple IT: Managing FileVault

Securing sensitive company data is one of the top priorities for any IT department. For businesses that run on Apple, FileVault is an essential tool …

January 14, 2022

Product Update

Trusona Partners with Kandji to Bring Multifactor Authentication to Mac

Kandji is pleased to announce our partnership with Trusona. You can now use Kandji to deploy Trusona’s multifactor authentication (MFA) solution for Mac computers at …

January 12, 2022

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Guide for Apple IT: macOS System and Kernel Extensions

Back in 2019, at its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC), Apple announced some major changes to the way software developers would be able to interact with …

January 7, 2022

Product Update

Introducing Improved Control over Software Updates

Kandji is pleased to announce an update to our Software Update library item, as well as two new Auto Apps. Software Update Library Item The …

December 29, 2021

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Why IT Should Be Transparent with Users

Let’s be honest: Sometimes there’s a trust gap between IT and end-users. Admins may promulgate a policy without explaining the “why” behind it. Users may …

December 22, 2021

Product Update

Introducing Self Service for iOS and iPadOS

We are pleased to announce a new version of our Self Service app for Apple's mobile platforms. The Kandji Self Service app for macOS has …

December 20, 2021

Product Update

Introducing Expanded Customer Support Hours and New Auto Apps

Kandji is pleased to announce newly expanded hours for customer support, as well as a slew of recently added Auto Apps. New Support Hours Kandji’s …

December 15, 2021

Recent News

Protect Your Data: Control What Users Can Copy/Paste

Back at WWDC 2021 in June, Apple announced a slew of exciting changes that are coming to device management, from declarative MDM to erase all …

December 10, 2021

Product Update

Introducing Improvements to Managed Open In and Restrictions Profiles

Kandji is excited to announce the release of a new library item that will give Apple admins finer control over data flows on iOS and …

December 8, 2021

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Lessons from 1,000 Migrations: How to Switch Device-Management Solutions

If you manage Apple devices, sooner or later you’ll consider the question: Should we switch from our current device-management solution to another? That question immediately …

December 3, 2021

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How and Why to Set up Single Sign-on with SAML

Weak and forgotten passwords have always been a sore spot for IT. Single sign-on (SSO) with SAML can ease that pain, by simplifying the login …

November 19, 2021

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Kandji Raises $100 Million Series C to Advance Apple in the Enterprise

Kandji has announced that it has raised $100 million in Series C funding, at a nearly 10x increase in valuation since the company’s Series A …

November 18, 2021

Product Update

Kandji Announces Passport, Enabling Secure Mac Authentication with Cloud-Based Identity Providers

Today, Kandji announced the release of Passport, an authentication product that creates a seamless, one-password sign-in experience for users. Kandji Passport validates the credentials a …

October 28, 2021

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Mac Admin Panel: Apple and the Future of Device Management

Apple device management has changed dramatically over the past decade, and it’s poised to change even more dramatically in the not-too-distant future. Recently, Kandji hosted …

October 22, 2021

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Hybrid Workforce Boosts Apple Adoption in the Enterprise, Survey Finds

Kandji, the leader in modern Apple device management, today announced the results of a global survey of more than 300 IT professionals about the correlation …

October 7, 2021

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Apple and the Hybrid Workplace: A Perfect Fit

By now, you’ve no doubt heard a lot about the “hybrid workplace”: After a year-plus when many employees worked entirely at home, many are now …

October 7, 2021

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What Apple Admins Need to Know About iCloud Private Relay

iCloud Private Relay is Apple's latest initiative to protect consumer privacy. The service—which debuts as a public beta in macOS Monterey and iOS and iPadOS …

September 24, 2021

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Getting Ready for Apple's OS Updates: How Mac Admins Are Testing

Back in June, Apple announced new versions of its operating systems: macOS Monterey and iOS/iPadOS 15. Sometime this fall, those new OSes will be officially …

September 9, 2021

Recent News

Why You Should Keep Your Apple Operating Systems Up to Date

As an Apple admin, one of your responsibilities is to secure company data on your users’ Apple devices. Luckily, those devices are inherently secure, which …

September 3, 2021

Recent News

Getting Ready for Apple's Next OS Updates: How to Create a Test Plan

Last week, we talked about why it’s important to test prerelease operating systems. The reasoning is straightforward: You need to test new operating systems before …

August 27, 2021

Product Update

Introducing Enhancements to Automated Device Enrollment

Kandji is pleased to announce our redesigned Automated Device Enrollment library item in the Kandji web app. Apple created Automated Device Enrollment to make it …

August 25, 2021

Recent News

Getting Ready for Apple's Next OS Updates: Why You Should Be Testing Now

Last week, we wrote about three ways to access Apple beta software (including one that’s designed specifically for Apple admins, AppleSeed for IT). But some …

August 20, 2021

Recent News

Getting Ready for Apple's Next OS Updates: AppleSeed for IT

Testing prerelease versions of upcoming operating systems to see how they get along with your existing technology infrastructure is a critical project for IT administrators …

August 13, 2021

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How Mac Admins Are Preparing for the Hybrid Workplace

Along with the rest of the world, corporate workplaces were turned upside down over the past year and a half. In a shockingly short period …

July 16, 2021

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Why Apple's WWDC Announcements Are Good News for IT Admins

Every year, veteran tech journalist Jason Snell asks a panel of Apple experts to assess the company’s product performance over the preceding 12 months. He …

July 9, 2021

Product Update

Introducing Kandji's Integration with Vanta

Kandji is excited to announce our integration with Vanta. Information about devices in your Kandji instance can now be used to inform Vanta’s security and …

July 8, 2021

Recent News

Preview: Apple Admins to Get More Control of Software Updates

At this year’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC 2021), Apple announced a slew of exciting new tools for IT admins. Several of them are specifically aimed …

July 2, 2021

Product Update

Introducing Kandji Liftoff

Kandji is excited to announce Kandji Liftoff. When a Mac is first enrolled into Kandji, settings are delivered, apps are installed, and security controls are …

June 22, 2021

Recent News

Apple Bringing Erase All Content and Settings to Mac

Last week we told you about two of Apple’s most significant announcements for Mac admins at WWDC 2021: Declarative MDM and Configurator app on iPhone …

June 15, 2021

Recent News

Coming Soon: Add Mac to Apple Business Manager with Apple Configurator

Currently, the only way to assign Mac computers to your organization in Apple Business Manager is to buy them from Apple or an authorized reseller …

June 11, 2021

Recent News

Apple's New Declarative MDM: What It Is, How It Will Help Mac Admins

At its 2021 Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple announced a significant advance in the MDM protocol. Dubbed “declarative MDM,” the technology promises to make device management …

June 11, 2021

Recent News

macOS Monterey and iOS 15: How to Manage Public Betas

It’s that’s time of year again: At its 2021 Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple announced the next version of macOS—named Monterey—as well as iOS and iPadOS …

June 8, 2021

Recent News

Moving from Windows IT to Mac: What You Need to Know

According to one recent estimate, nearly a quarter of the computers now used in U.S. enterprises (with more than 1,000 employees) are made by Apple …

June 4, 2021

Product Update

Introducing User Directory Improvements, Custom Printers in Self Service

Kandji is excited to announce an updated interface for managing integrations with user directories, as well as support for SCIM (in early access by request) …

June 3, 2021

Recent News

How to Work Smarter with Apple Business Manager

Apple Business Manager (ABM) is absolutely essential for managing Apple devices in the enterprise. With it, you can enroll your company’s devices in your MDM …

May 28, 2021

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What Mac Admins Need to Know about Rosetta 2

The release of macOS Big Sur and Apple silicon in 2020 brought a lot of changes to the Mac environment. Apple introduced Rosetta 2 to …

May 13, 2021

Recent News

How Mac Admins Make Zero-Touch Deployments Work

The ideal: You have a new Mac, iPhone, or iPad shipped directly to a new employee and, when that employee starts it up for the …

May 6, 2021

Product Update

Introducing Custom Apps and Scripts in Self Service

The Kandji team is excited to announce the addition of custom apps and custom scripts to Self Service, along with updates to the Kandji Agent …

April 30, 2021

Product Update

Kandji Raises $60 Million Series B to Drive the Future of Apple Enterprise Management

Kandji is excited to announce its $60 million Series B round of funding, led by Felicis Ventures with participation from SVB Capital, Greycroft, B Capital …

April 22, 2021

Recent News

Level Up Your Deployment with Enrollment Customization

Apple is famous for the out-of-box experience new users get when they open up a Mac, iPhone, or iPad for the very first time. Kandji …

April 15, 2021

Product Update

Introducing Enrollment Customization, API Updates

The Kandji team is excited to announce the addition of enrollment customization, as well as some updates to our API. In case you missed it, …

April 8, 2021

Recent News

How MDM and IT Asset Management Can Work Together

Using IT asset management and mobile device management (MDM) in tandem can make life easier for you as an Apple IT admin. Kandji’s MDM solution …

April 1, 2021

Product Update

Introducing Updated Script Editor and New Global Variables

The Kandji team is excited to announce an improved script editor, as well as two new global variables that will make automated onboarding easier. In …

March 25, 2021

Recent News

The Case for MDM: Improve Security, Save Money

In the modern workplace, mobile device management (MDM) is essential. When it comes to tracking and configuring devices, deploying apps, and complying with security requirements, …

March 25, 2021

Recent News

Mac Admins' Top Tips for Managing Apple Devices

At Kandji, we get a lot of questions about best practices in mobile device management. We decided to get answers to some of those questions …

March 18, 2021

Product Update

Introducing Updated Blueprints, Multifactor Authentication, and More

The Kandji team is excited to announce updated Blueprint templates to support our transition from parameters to Library items. We are also releasing multifactor authentication …

March 12, 2021

Recent News

Mac Admins Share Best Practices for Managing End Users

At Kandji, we get a lot of questions about best practices in mobile device management. We decided to get answers to those questions from the …

March 11, 2021

Recent News

Mac Admins’ Guide to Content Caching & What's Changing in macOS Big Sur

Content caching is a powerful tool that speeds up software installation on Apple devices on a local network. At WWDC 2020, Apple announced a few …

February 24, 2021

Recent News

Managing Network Settings on macOS Big Sur and MAC Address Randomization in iOS 14

A lot of exciting changes have come to macOS Big Sur and iOS 14. In this guide, we’re going to do a deep dive into …

January 28, 2021

Product Update

Introducing SSO, New Self Service Features, and More

When we celebrated our $21 million Series A back in October, we committed to releasing three core features on our roadmap – and we’re proud …

January 13, 2021

Recent News

7 Mac Admins Share Perspectives on Deferring and Upgrading to macOS Big Sur

With the public release of macOS Big Sur back in November, a lot of IT administrators are busy testing their company Mac computers for compatibility …

December 22, 2020

Product Update

Introducing Self Service for Mac and Our API

Today we get to announce two much-anticipated releases - a Self Service app for Mac to empower your end users and save your IT team …

December 21, 2020

Recent News

Managed Apps on macOS Big Sur

For years, Managed Apps have been a powerful MDM capability for iOS devices, and now they're coming to the Mac. In this guide, we're going …

November 20, 2020

Product Update

Announcing Support for New Features in macOS Big Sur

Kandji is proud to announce release day support for macOS Big Sur, which is now generally available. Some important new MDM features are included in …

November 12, 2020

Recent News

macOS Big Sur & MDM: The Comprehensive Guide for Mac Admins

When macOS Big Sur was first unveiled at the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2020, it was clear that Apple was bringing significant changes to the …

November 12, 2020

Recent News

The Mac Admins’ Guide to Apple Silicon

Apple made a big announcement in June that they’re transitioning the Mac to Apple Silicon. This move will boost performance and introduce a lot of …

November 2, 2020

Product Update

Announcing Our $21 Million Series A from Greycroft, Okta Ventures, and B Capital Group to Reinvent Apple Device Management in the Enterprise

New funding to drive growth and innovation in the Apple enterprise management space. Kandji is announcing the close of a $21 million Series A investment …

October 28, 2020

Recent News

Changes to SecureToken & Bootstrap Token in macOS Big Sur

At WWDC 2020, Apple announced some exciting changes coming to Bootstrap Token and SecureToken on macOS Big Sur. In this guide, we’re going to take …

October 26, 2020

Product Update

Announcing New Profiles, Choose a Time for App and OS Updates, and More

We are excited to be releasing nine new profiles, greater granularity around the timing of how new OS and Auto App updates are enforced, the …

October 14, 2020

Recent News

Changes to PPPC in macOS Big Sur

Apple recently announced new changes coming to PPPC on macOS Big Sur. With macOS Big Sur, standard users are prevented from approving applications for certain …

October 1, 2020

Recent News

Managed Apple ID Creation with Azure AD Using SCIM & JIT

If your business is using Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) as your identity provider, then you can use Federated Authentication to connect your instance …

September 30, 2020

Product Update

Announcing Support for New Features in iOS 14, iPadOS 14, and tvOS 14

Kandji is proud to announce release day support for iOS 14, iPadOS 14, and tvOS 14, which are now generally available following yesterday’s special event …

September 16, 2020

Recent News

Manual Device Enrollment Now Results in macOS Supervision, New from WWDC 2020

A lot of big news came out of the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2020, including a new update for macOS Big Sur regarding device supervision, …

September 8, 2020

Recent News

Guide for Apple IT: Auto Advance for Mac

Auto Advance is a great feature that lets IT administrators set up Apple TV devices at scale – And now this feature is coming to …

August 28, 2020

Product Update

Kandji Completes SOC 2 Type 2 Audit

The Kandji team is proud to announce that we have completed our SOC 2 Type 2 compliance audit. As a device management solution that helps …

August 18, 2020

Recent News

Extensible Enterprise SSO Framework: Kerberos Extension and What’s New with Big Sur

Apple’s Extensible Enterprise SSO (single sign-on) framework has big implications for device management and authentication. In this article, we’re going to take a look at …

August 14, 2020

Product Update

Product Update: Enhanced Activity Tracking, Supervision Status Label, Delay App and OS Updates

We’re excited to announce several new features to give Kandji admins greater control and visibility over Library Item activities, visibility over which devices are supervised …

August 11, 2020

Recent News

Device Management Updates from WWDC 2020: What Mac Admins Need to Know

Every year, Apple releases all of its major device management updates at its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) event — and WWDC 2020 has been packed …

June 30, 2020

Product Update

Product Update: SSO Extension Profile, Kerberos Extension, More Auto Apps

The Kandji team is introducing a new SSO Extension Profile (including built-in support for the Kerberos extension), as well as alerts for removed MDM profiles, …

June 24, 2020

Recent News

Federated Authentication in Apple Business Manager with Azure AD

If your business is using Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) as your identity provider, then you can use Federated Authentication to connect your instance …

June 18, 2020

Product Update

Product Update: System Extensions Profile, AppConfig, and More

The Kandji team is excited to introduce a new profile, the System Extensions Profile, as well as new AppConfig capabilities, four new Auto Apps, and …

May 26, 2020

Product Update

Product Update: Managed OS, Fully Enforced Auto Apps, Shared iPad Support

The Kandji team is excited to announce fully built-in OS management capabilities for Mac. We are also releasing fully enforced Auto Apps versioning, support for …

April 24, 2020

Recent News

New Apple Business Manager Requirement: Verify Managed Apple ID Domains

Apple now requires administrators to verify any domains associated with their Apple Business Manager account. In this quick article, we’re going to talk about what …

April 3, 2020

Recent News

Are Your Users Receiving Legacy System Extensions Alerts?

As of macOS Catalina 10.15.4, Apple has begun alerting users when their Mac detects a Kernel Extension (KEXT) is leveraging deprecated KPIs (Kernel Programming Interfaces) …

March 26, 2020

Recent News

Add Devices to Apple Business Manager Using Apple Configurator 2

Starting with iOS 11, all iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV (Gen 4+) devices can be added to Apple Business Manager – regardless of how they …

March 26, 2020

Recent News

Guide for Apple IT: Leveraging MDM for Remote Work

As more companies begin letting their employees work from home, device security and productivity have become key considerations for IT. More than figuring out how …

March 19, 2020

Product Update

Introducing Auto Apps, SCEP Profile, and More

The Kandji team is excited to announce Auto Apps, a library of applications that Kandji pre-packages, hosts, and automatically patches. We also released several other …

February 27, 2020

Recent News

Guide for Apple IT: Device Enrollment (UAMDM, TCC, and Device Supervision)

For any business that runs on Apple, choosing the right device enrollment method is essential to speed up onboarding and provide the right balance between …

February 19, 2020

Recent News

Guide for Apple IT: Threat Detection and Apple’s New EndpointSecurity Framework

In macOS 10.15 Catalina, Apple released new frameworks that have big implications for the future of macOS threat detection and the development of security solutions: …

February 6, 2020

Product Update

Product Update: tvOS Support, New Assignment Workflows

Today, the Kandji team is excited to release a few major updates that will streamline how Library Items are created and managed. We are also …

January 30, 2020

Product Update

Introducing 120+ New Apple Device Restrictions

Today, Kandji admins have 120 new one-click configurations at their fingertips. This new set of Apple device configurations is based on Apple’s Restrictions profile, which …

January 8, 2020

Product Update

Introducing macOS Security and Compliance

Every company will at some point encounter the need to comply with a specific security or compliance framework, whether it’s to win a major customer, …

November 12, 2019

Product Update

Kandji Emerges from Two-Year Stealth with Funding from First Round Capital

This news was originally published on TechCrunch. This article is reposted from a PRWeb press release. The Kandji team is excited to publicly announce commercial …

October 28, 2019

Recent News

The Future of Mac Device Management with macOS Catalina 10.15

Apple for business is growing. Modern businesses are choosing to run on Apple, and they are redefining how work gets done on iPhone, iPad, and …

October 7, 2019

Product Update

Introducing MDM+, the Apple MDM We Wish We Had

You’ve chosen Apple — or maybe Apple has chosen you. Maybe your business has acquired a company that is an Apple shop. Perhaps your design …

August 22, 2019

Recent News

FedRAMP Compliance for macOS

The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, or FedRAMP, is a government program designed to provide, as they put it in their FedRAMP Security Assessment …

March 20, 2019

Recent News

MDM, EMM, and UEM for Apple Devices

Having lived and breathed device management for a long time, it's easy to forget how acronym-laden this space can be. Whether you’re a newcomer to …

February 20, 2019

Recent News

CIS Compliance for macOS

These days, implementing a minimum level of security protections on your organization-owned devices is expected by your customers, suppliers, and employees. Whether you leverage an outsourced IT …

January 27, 2019