The use of mobile devices has boomed over the last decade and they have become common place for employees to have a device issued from their employer but what happens if the device is lost? What options does the employer have? The answer is not a lot, unless they took the time to configure the devices using MDM software.
MDM or Mobile Device Management software allows remote access to mobile devices at any time. This means that if a device is lost it can be tracked along with many other features such remote locking and wiping of the device.
Having this capability gives employers peace of mind that if the worst was to happen then they have the ability to mitigate risk and also complying with the current cyber security essentials requirements for issuing mobile devices that will be used for business.
Adding an MDM service to your business is easy and affordable, speak to your Managed Service Provider to see the other benefits and how to get started.