White Paper

Manage your Mac with Active Directory Group Policies

Use Active Directory to centrally manage authentication, policy enforcement, single sign-on and user self-service for Mac OS X, iOS and Android devices. Leverage your existing identity infrastructure, processes and trained IT staff to reduce costs, improve operational efficiency and embrace BYOD initiatives.

Download this white paper to learn how to secure Mac OS-X systems with your existing infrastructure, including:

  • How to enable Windows-centric admin staff to manage Mac and mobile devices with Active Directory
  • How to meet compliance requirements with Active Directory-based Group Policy enforcement of centrally defined security policies
  • How policies can be enforced using a combination of approaches to update plist files and standard config files, to enforce MCX settings and create profiles for local enforcement
  • How to enforce security policies and configure access to resources through delivery of profiles and certificates to Mac and mobile devices