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Lockdown of Android Tablets for Business Purpose

Many businesses provide mobile devices & tablets to their employees as a part of mobility implementation drive, which offers flexibility,  and promises to improve the work efficiency. And, with the  expectation of increasing the overall productivity and growth. But  with more and more use of mobile devices, there are various measures  which organizations have to implement to keep business data &  devices secured. Here, we will try to emphasize the importance of  lockdown of Android tablets for business purpose.    There are various risks which the companies face in providing the  tablets to the employees. 


Lockdown of Android Tablets for Business Purpose The challenges which companies face are that smartphones & tablets which in fact are provided to the employees for the work purpose can  be misused for other purposes as well, like playing games, social  media access, watching videos and movies, etc. Employees may even  download other apps which may harm the devices and the business  data on it, as third-party apps contain malicious code. And, of course,  no organization expects such kind of activities from their employees.  Sometimes, intentionally or unintentionally, the devices get stolen or  misplaced, which is again a threat if accessed by any person who is  not an employee of the organization. Thus, data, content, and devices  are on the risk. 

How to mitigate these risks? Any risk mitigation strategies generally taken are either avoid the  risks, live with the risk or face the risk by taking proper mitigation  methods.  One of the methods that the companies should consider is integrating  their Enterprise Mobility Solutions with Kiosk Lockdown Software  Solutions.   

How can you Lockdown Android Tablets for Business Purpose?  The most straightforward answer is ​Kiosk Lockdown Software​. It  remotely monitors, manages and controls all the corporate-owned  smartphones & tablets over the cloud by locking them down in kiosk  mode. One such solution is MobiLock Pro.  You can bulk enroll all the mobile devices without any hassle and  thereafter can have either ​Single App Mode​, Multi-App Mode or ​Kiosk 


Lockdown of Android Tablets for Business Purpose Browser Lockdown​ on the Android tablets, depending on the business  requirements… What is the difference?  Single App Mode​ – In single app mode, you can lock Android tablet  to one website or the application and auto-launch the same whenever  the tablets reboot.  Multi-App Mode​ – This mode users/employees are allowed to access  multiple selected apps but without meddling with the device  hardware and software settings.  Kiosk Lockdown browser​ – MobiLock browser allows access to only  specific websites which are whitelisted and restrict access to all other  websites which are not business relevant or which organization does  not wish that employees access to the tablets. 

Key benefits of MobiLock Kiosk Lockdown Software  ● ● ● ● ● ● ●

Locks down mobile devices into kiosk mode Configure employee device remotely  Restrict employees’ web surfing activities to permissible apps only by  blacklisting/whitelisting  Restrict users from playing games, browsing, or installing unapproved  mobile apps  Control user access to device peripherals like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth,  Camera, Screen Orientation, Airplane mode, Audio, GPS, etc.  Restrict user from changing the hardware and security settings  Custom branding with your own corporate logo and wallpaper  Thus, MobiLock Kiosk Lockdown protects data and increases  employee productivity by controlling access. 


Lockdown of Android Tablets for Business Purpose         Other outstanding features of MobiLock  Pro 


Lockdown of Android Tablets for Business Purpose Mobile Application Management – MobiLock Enterprise Store 

It provides a common platform for in-house or commercial apps on  the dashboard. It enables  ● ● ●

Uploading apps Deploying to the registered devices or the group of devices  Managing the apps which means, remotely updating or unpublishing  the apps from the devices and/or deleting from the Enterprise Store.     


Lockdown of Android Tablets for Business Purpose Mobile Content Management

  MCM enables to create a centralized content repository on the  dashboard. It supports various file formats. IT admin can manage all  the content from the dashboard and remotely distribute it to the  devices or group of devices. 


Lockdown of Android Tablets for Business Purpose Remote Cast & Control

  With ​Remote Control Software​ you can view and control a remote  device as if they are physically in your hand, from the MobiLock  Dashboard. You need not check the device issues in-person or  communicate device issues through email or phone calls. Once  configured, IT admins can troubleshoot issues with user devices  remotely. This feature currently works on Samsung KNOX supported,  Sony, LG, Lenovo and rooted devices that run on Android version 5.0  and onwards.  Remote Cast mirrors the active screen of the Android device on the  administrator’s dashboard giving real-time information about the  device’s current activity. It allows you to provide remote support for  Android phones and tablets that do not support remote control. This 


Lockdown of Android Tablets for Business Purpose feature currently works on all devices that run on Android version 5.0 and onwards.     

EVA monitoring App

  EVA is a ​smart monitoring app​ which manages devices that are  registered with MobiLock Pro by giving real-time alerts updates &  notifications about your devices and MobiLock account. It also  suffices as a business messenger that allows you to have two-way  chats with your remote employees. 


Lockdown of Android Tablets for Business Purpose Other benefits which companies get are – ● ● ● ●

Increase in employee productivity Passcode enforced exit from kiosk mode  Employee focus will be riveted only on work-related apps  Restricted internet access saves data cost  Thus, by locking down of Android tablets for business purpose,  companies can reduce many risks which they may face in mobility  implementation. This way, they can leverage the best of mobility in  their organization. 

Lockdown of Android Tablets for Business Purpose  

MobiLock Kiosk Lockdown Software allows you to manage & control company-owned Android tablets & devices used by your employees, tablet-based...

Lockdown of Android Tablets for Business Purpose  

MobiLock Kiosk Lockdown Software allows you to manage & control company-owned Android tablets & devices used by your employees, tablet-based...

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