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Secure MDM with trusted identities as a service
Are you using a Mobile Device Management, MDM, system to manage the corporate IT devices? Do you want certificates from a trusted, third-party Certificate Authority (CA) – as a service, to be able to manage these devices?
Nexus GO MDM service provides exactly this.
The service integrates a third-party CA seamlessly to common MDM systems. It is based on standard certificate management protocols and enables complete automation of the certificate management process. GO MDM is a fully managed service that helps secure MDM for enterprises and organisations of any size, with device fleets of up to hundreds of thousands or even more.
Integrating MDM systems with trusted CA
Corporate IT devices are commonly managed in an MDM system. The MDM system enables administration of smartphones, tablets, laptops, and other endpoints. It allows the corporate IT administrators to control the corporate device fleet in many aspects.
Common MDM system features include e-mail management, application management, profile management, policy management, etc.
MDM systems are preferably integrated to a trusted, third-party CA to increase security. The integration is based on standard certificate management protocol Simple Certificate Enrolment Protocol (SCEP) and allows for full automation of the certificate management process.
Complete identity lifecycle management
GO MDM comprises of a third-party CA as a service. It enables alignment of the trusted identity lifecycle with the MDM device lifecycle by providing:
- Certificate enrolment (upon MDM device activation)
- Certificate revocation (upon MDM device deactivation)
- Certificate validation
The service is based on Nexus Certificate Manager – a Common Criteria EAL4+ certified, full-fledged, and flexible Certificate Authority platform offering the industry’s most effective tool for PKI deployment. It provides a scalable, multi-tenant, high-security platform for issuing, managing, and validating any sort of PKI-based electronic IDs as well as digital certificates.
Support for common MDM systems
Microsoft Intune (MS Intune) is one of the market leading MDMs, used by small, medium, and large enterprises globally. The CA provided by GO MDM service, Nexus Certificate Manager, is an official Microsoft Intune third-party Certificate Authority.
Nexus is a member of the Microsoft Intelligent Security Association, MISA.
Also other MDM systems can be supported by Nexus GO Workplace – MDM based on SCEP certificate management protocol:
- Jamf Connect
- Ivanti MobileIron
- VMWare Workspace ONE (former AirWatch)
- IBM Security MaaS360
- SOTI MobiControl
- Samsung Knox
- Citrix MDM
Multiple MDM services can be supported in parallel.