iOS 10, meet GroundControl 3.1 GroundControl 3.1 was released to our servers this morning. If you have Automatic Upgrade enabled, your Launchpads should have received the update too. If auto upgrades are disabled, we encourage you to visit Launchpads and select all, then choose Launchpad Actions > Upgrade Launchpads. Oh, and don’t forget to watch Apple’s product announcement today! Support for iOS 10 GroundControl … Read More
Happy Anniversary to us! It’s our big 3-0 release! We’re releasing GroundControl 3.0 tomorrow morning, July 13, around 3 AM New York / 10 AM CET. And it includes presents for all of you, whether you’re new to GroundControl or you’ve been with us since the beginning. While there’s a long list of design changes, we’ve kept the actual device … Read More
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.