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Traditionally mobile device managament has been done using On-Premise solutions. Recently there has been a shift in how companies especially small and medium sized ones manage their mobile device population. Following are a few advantages of using a cloud-based mobile device management solution instead of an On-Premise solution: Zero Setup time: Since the solution is available on the cloud there would be no or a little setup time requirements. And most of the initial setup will be done by the service provider. Zero setup cost: IT departments are always under budget constraints. As an IT manager don't have to spend any money on buying new server, switches, cables, power sockets (You might have already some of those items but you can use them for something else ) No maintenance: There would be regular server maintanence. No need to worry if the server software is prop... (more)

Windows Azure Tips & Tricks

So you deployed your brand-new ASP.NET web application to Azure cloud. All seems to be working perfectly until a user tried to upload large amount of data (approx. over 30MB) through your application UI. Unfortunately the operation failed. Surprisingly small file uploads works just fine. To fix the problem you need to ensure that the following configuration is made in the web.config file. Here value of maxRequestLength is in KB so that makes it 100MB. Having a bigger executionTimeOut value ensures that the file uplo... (more)

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

“Bring your own device” (BYOD) is a new trend whereby companies allow their employees to bring their mobile devices (smartphones or tablets) to work and allow them to be used for business purposes and to access the company network and data. It’s a part of consumerization-of-IT wave that has started to gain serious traction in the last two years. A recent survey has all the numbers. BYOD Benefits Employees are more comfortable in using the device of their choice. They don’t have to use two devices anymore, one for personal and one for business work. With a BYOD program in place,... (more)

Differences between Trial and Paid versions of SureLock and SureFox for Android

The following table briefs about the differences between Trial and Paid version of SureLock Feature/Restriction Trial Version Paid Version Trial Reminder Popups Yes No No. of Allowed Apps Restricted to 2 Apps Only Unlimited Wallpaper Customization ✘ ✔ Priority Customer Support ✘ ✔ Allowed for Commercial Use ✘ ✔ SureLock is available as free download on our website as well as on Google™ Android Market. For more information, Click here The following table briefs about the differences between Trial and Paid version of SureFox Feature/Restriction Trial Version Paid Version Trial R... (more)

How to convert iPad into Kiosk device

iPads are beautiful, not just by their looks but with great performance and sharp screens. The only limitation which comes across while considering them as kiosk devices is the inability to block its Home button. Well, SureLock helps to put your application in kiosk mode by disabling the Home button and lock the device to run only your application. No need to search for hardware casing or screw your iPad to walls. You don't even have to search for a Mac or desktop to do this. All you need is SureLock and your device with internet connectivity. Follow the steps below to start yo... (more)