Feature spotlights

Rapid procurement and integration

Quickly go from procurement to deployment with Apple’s Device Enrollment Program that gets iOS devices up and running effortlessly. IBM is the only authorized reseller for iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Mac or Apple TV able to meet your needs on a global scale. IBM works with its vendor network to outfit a business’s devices with all the relevant accessories. It can also help find the best telecommunications plan to suit your needs – making integration seamless and instant.

Robust security capabilities

IBM mobile device management lets you securely track and manage all your iOS devices from a single web-based portal. Effortlessly apply security policies that ensure data protection on every device with real-time, automated actions like lock and wipe for lost or stolen devices. You can prevent app access from compromised devices, activate copy and paste restrictions – as well as apply authentication and VPN access. You can also supervise devices over the air and customize the setup process.

Instant activation and intuitive deployment

Zero-touch deployment lets employees connect to their iPhone or iPad and be ready for business in minutes. IBM provides a streamlined deployment approach that dramatically speeds up the process. Devices are automatically configured with all the apps and account settings employees need, so devices are ready right out of the box. IBM offers in-office support specialists to aide transitions. Once your account is activated, you can order additional deployments from a single, self-service portal.

Comprehensive 24/7 support

IBM offers a complete suite of support services that includes personalized, on-site service from IBM Global Technology specialists and AppleCare for Enterprise coverage for every iPhone and iPad. Employees can contact Apple directly for 24/7 priority phone, chat and email support. Apple’s remote support is combined with on-site service delivered by Apple certified IBM System Service representatives. It includes support for IBM MobileFirst for iOS apps.

Flexible finance and leasing options

A variety of flexible, affordable options like fair market value leases make it easy for you to acquire the latest iOS devices and apps – with financing tailored to your terms. Take advantage of IBM consulting, infrastructure and software services and make upgrading mobile technology easier than ever – whether it is staging and managing refreshes across locations or handling device reverse logistics. You can also lower total device costs with easy buy-back plans.