Submitted by paul.wolfe on January 14, 2014 - 6:37pm
Scalable cloud based mobile device management - 100% free!
Meraki's Systems Manager provides over-the-air centralized management, diagnostics, and monitoring for the mobile devices managed by your organization. Meraki provides Systems Manager as a free tool for organizations of all sizes.
Systems Manager enables you to configure, monitor, and support the devices in your organization. 100% cloud based, Systems Manager eliminates costly, complex management appliances and software. Systems Manager works on any vendor’s network - even if the devices you are managing are on the road, at a cafe, or used at home.
To use Systems Manager, simply create a Meraki dashboard account (here) and enable Systems Manager on your devices. These devices will securely connect to Meraki’s cloud, enabling you to deploy applications, set restrictions, monitor and diagnose your devices through a simple web application.
Systems Manager supports a variety of Apple iOS, Mac OS, and Windows platforms:
Apple iPad, iPod Touch, and iPhone (iOS 4 or higher)
Android (Android 2.2 or higher)
Mac OS X (10.5, 10.6, 10.7. 10.8, 10.9)
Windows 7, XP (Service Pack 3 or higher), Vista, 8, 8.1, Server 2008, Server 2012
Get started with Systems Manager in just minutes, without specialized training. Find more information at Meraki's website or get started now by creating a Systems Manager account here.
Meraki’s 100% cloud managed networking provides out-of-the-box management, security, and capacity, without the cost and complexity of traditional networking infrastructure. Built from the ground up for cloud management, Meraki provides the tools to simplify modern, dynamic networks.
Meraki was formed in 2006 by PhD candidates from MIT, and was funded by Sequoia Capital and Google. Today, Meraki offers a complete cloud managed product family including wireless LAN, Ethernet switches, security appliances, and mobile device management solution. Meraki is one of the industry's fastest growing companies with over 20,000 customer deployments worldwide and is based in San Francisco, California. Find out more at Meraki's homepage.