Apple Device Management and Security

Social engineering, it’s all Greek to us

By Michael ThomsonTechnical Director Can you protect against social engineering? One of the earliest examples of social engineering was during the legendary Trojan War when the Greek army were able to sneak into the city and win the war by hiding in a wooden horse that was initially presented as a signal of peace – thus […]

What to consider when managing a device management solution

By Joe GraftonSystems Engineer Joe explores some of the pitfalls & solutions to help Managing Hardware When using Device Management solutions often organisations add every device possible to the system and think that’s it, the device is managed and is no longer a vulnerability. Sometimes they fail to realise ageing hardware affects what software / […]

iCloud Private Relay

One of the latest privacy features released with iOS 15, and available to paid iCloud subscribers, isiCloud Private Relay. This is a service designed by Apple to send your web traffic through two separate relays. It will hide your IP address, location, browsing history from your ISP, and the websites you visit.This stops companies from […]

TeamViewer & Jamf

By Michael ThomsonTechnical Director Does the Jamf & TeamViewer integration open up any security risks? With the recent release of Jamf Pro 10.31 the highly anticipated TeamViewer integration is now live for all Jamf Pro users. The integration allows a Jamf admin to initiate a remote support session directly from the Jamf Pro admin console. […]

MacOS Big Sur Readiness

Be Ready To Upgrade Your Mac Estate When new operating systems are launched, customers may delay upgrading due to a number of hesitations. The first being a worry that the upgrade will impact business operations and leave them with more problems to resolve. Find out more how Jamf and DARE have this covered.

Total cost of ownership: Mac versus PC in the enterprise

Debate over: Mac is less expensive than PC Over the past 10 years, Mac has risen in popularity with consumers thanks to its built-in security and overall ease of use. This rise in consumer demand for Mac is not lost on enterprise as they are discovering the same benefits and choosing to deploy more Macs […]

MacOS Ventura – Major Changes For Enterprise

By Dan EllisSystems Engineer Is your Mac fleet ready for macOS Ventura? With the new Operating System having been released in October, it brought a whole host of changes and advancements to the way users can get the most out of their Mac. Click here to read through the enhancements Ventura brings. But what about […]

Hello Ventura…

The latest versions of the Apple MacOS Ventura, and iPadOS 16.1 launch today. Jamf continues to support OS upgrades and deployment to Apple devices from the first day of release. Find out how DARE Technology can assist with updates and upgrades to all your Apple devices securely and with the minimum of fuss to users.

Still Using Fleetsmith? Here’s what you need to know.

By Chris Brannighan Systems Engineer Chris looks at what to consider if you are still using Fleetsmith as it becomes End of Life. Fleetsmith is a MDM solution that offers management capabilities for both macOS and iOS. It was one of the first cloud hosted MDM solutions dedicated to Apple products, even though other on […]

Fintech North Conference 14th July 2022

By Robert StewartCommercial Manager Last week, DARE attended the FinTech North conference at the Common Room of the Great North in Central Newcastle. We were there in partnership with Invest Newcastle , Kani , Atom bank and Mastercard Attendees on the day and online were able to read and hear from : We’re delighted to […]