IBM MaaS360 makes Windows device management easier

Bring the power of AI to your Windows management solution with IBM® MaaS360® with Watson. Built off a cloud-based console, MaaS360 can quickly and easily have your fleet of Windows devices enrolled and managed – in most cases, without even touching a single device.

MaaS360 provides Windows security including unified, consistent workflows across all your PC endpoints and operating systems (OS) such as:

  • Up‐to‐the‐minute information and control over your devices
  • Robust reporting and visibility into device details
  • Straightforward compliance management
  • Simple, over‐the‐air (OTA) enrollment and connectivity to corporate resources
IBM MaaS360 makes Windows device management easier

Unified endpoint management (UEM) is the new MDM

MDM isn’t going anywhere. We’ve simply evolved into the next phase of device management with our AI-infused, cloud-based platform. Whether you have an “all-in” approach with a specific operating system (OS), or have a mixed variety of Apple, Google Android, or Microsoft Windows devices, MaaS360 is here to help.

Gain insight

  • Hardware inventory
  • Software inventory including application types (Win32 or store applications)
  • Status information about:
    • Anti‐virus
    • Personal firewall
    • Anti‐spyware
    • Data encryption
    • Backup and recovery
  • OS details, patch levels, and software updates


Gain insight

Perform actions

  • Deploy Windows OS patches
  • Ensure the latest anti-virus definitions for audit
  • Distribute software
  • Send a message to the device
  • Locate/lock/wipe devices
  • Location based policy changes
  • Manage Windows services (Start/Stop/Restart)
  • Update Licenses
  • Shut down/reboot the device
  • Enroll devices OTA including Windows Out-of-the-Box Experience
  • Provide Conditional access to O365
Perform actions

Set and distribute policies

  • Define device restrictions for granular security controls to this section
  • Configure profiles to enable email, Wi-Fi and VPN
  • Create network policies to prevent leakage of data in motion
  • Enforce passcodes and specify minimum requirements
  • Configure ActiveSync settings and Wi-Fi/VPN profiles
  • Permit or decline use of hardware functionality (e.g. the camera)
Set and distribute policies

Apps and browsing

  • Restrict specific URLs and website categories
  • Access to enterprise web, apps, and content via IBM MaaS360 Gateway for browser
  • Push and protect a diverse variety of apps:
    • UWP
    •  Windows Store,
    • .exe
    • .msi
    • Scripting - .bat, .cmd. .reg. .ps1, .py
Apps and browsing

Windows Information Protection (WIP)

  • Protect information across the network, content and apps
  • Secure access to specific domains or websites commonly used for work
  • Protect distributed apps
  • Encrypt UWP app data and detect/restrict sharing of associated content
Windows Information Protection (WIP)

Learn more about IBM MaaS360

Demo of Windows management

Unified Endpoint Management for Dummies – ebook

Unified Endpoint Management for Dummies – video

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