This update fixes a few issues when using the Launchpad with certain enterprise proxies. Also, we fixed a regression where admins could no longer delete old Launchpad from the system. We skipped a few version numbers due to some internal builds that were rolled into this release. Tip: You may remotely upgrade your connected Launchpads using the “Launchpads” tab in the … Read More
We discovered some bugs in GroundControl 2.11 (released a week ago), so we’re sending out GC 2.11.1 this morning. These won’t affect most of you, but we wanted to release the fixes we had made. Fixed a some rare crashes with Sparkle on Windows, on launch when obtaining the MAC address, and when viewing the device console Fixed an issue where cellular … Read More
Quickly and Efficiently Install Enterprise Apps GroundControl can now locally cache and load on your devices Enterprise aka “In-House” aka “Internal” apps. This feature, which was in development for over many months, could be a huge time saver for your organization. It neatly complements your current MDM-based over-the-air app installs, saving bandwidth and offering new flexibility. It works just like everything else … Read More
Today we are releasing GroundControl Server and Launchpad 2.10.2, with the following bug fixes: Launchpad: In rare cases, the Launchpad would not completely install the MDM profile, resulting in a “pending” MDM enrollment. Now the Launchpad is more careful to completely install the profile. Server: You are once again able to upload and save MDM profiles for Casper, Meraki, etc. … Read More
Some bug fixes, no major changes We are releasing a minor update to GroundControl today, with a few bug fixes detailed below. We’ve already updated the server for you. You may upgrade the Launchpads via the admin console: select a bunch of connected LPs, and choose “Upgrade Launchpads” from the “Launchpad Actions” menu. Restore better using backups made from iOS 9.3 devices Backups … Read More
Version 2.10 available today previewing powerful DEP integration Announcing “Manage with Device Enrollment Program“: a preview of an entirely new workflow for GroundControl. Apple’s Device Enrollment Program is an increasingly important part of any mobile device process. In version 2.10, GroundControl turns DEP truly zero-touch, orchestrating user assignments while automating WiFi, yet allowing device restores, erases, device naming, and a bunch of other … Read More
GroundControl’s CTO, Aaron Freimark provides key insights on Apple’s new iPad line-up and what it means for the enterprise in this TechTarget article.
GroundControl is attracting buzz in Europe — here’s a recent blog post from a UK tech provider.
GroundControl has become an important enabling technology for patient engagement in healthcare networks. This recent article: How BYOD, Mobile Security is Prioritized at OhioHealth is a great example.
Apple’s released iOS 9.3 about a week ago, then pulled it for many devices, then re-released it yesterday, hopefully for good. There’s a LOT of new features for enterprise in here, and we’ll try to break it down for you. Some of these features require MDM support, so you will need to wait for your MDM to support them. Others … Read More