iOS Deployment Workshop
In this 4-hour workshop, students learn about the skills, tools, and knowledge they need to deploy iOS devices. Discussions and hands-on activities guide students through the decisions they must make when they deploy user-owned and company-owned devices.
Who should attend
  • IT professionals who deploy and manage iOS devices
  • Technical sales professionals who help customers choose iOS devices
What you'll learn
  • Define the role of MDM, VPP, and DEP in successfully deploying iOS devices
  • Identify and respond to challenges when deploying and managing devices without MDM
  • Explain what an Apple ID is and identify when it’s needed
  • Discuss the iOS features that seamlessly separate work and personal data
  • Describe the benefits of device supervision for company-owned devices
Recommended knowledge
  • iOS familiarity
  • Basic iOS device navigation skills
Course outline

Introductions and course overview
Common themes to be covered and explanation of the classroom setup for hands-on activities, Apple ID and the role it plays in deployment.


User owned and managed
Difficulties encountered when manually configuring devices, using Mobile Device Management to improve the deployment experience for users and for IT, using the Volume Purchase program to enable app distribution and protect company data.


Company owned and supervised
Using the Device Enrollment Program to streamline deploying company-owned devices, decisions a company needs to make to allow personalization of a company-owned device or restrict functionality based on user roles.


Wrap-up and considerations
Summary of lessons learned, next steps to take in planning for a successful iOS deployment.