Preconference Workshop

Evaluation

Tools for Managing iPads in Education Environments

Pete Markham, Apple Systems Engineer.

12/09/12, 12:30 PM-3:30 PM


This workshop will provide hands-on practice in the use of tools needed to manage iPads in an educational setting. Tools covered will include iTunes, Configurator, VPP and MDM. Participants are required to bring their own equipment (Specifications to follow.)

Links and/or Materials:

iOS 5 Deployment Guide for Education
http://images.apple.com/education/docs/IOS_5_Education_Deployment_Guide.pdf


iOS Volume Purchase Program Resources for EDU

VPP Overview
http://www.apple.com/education/volume-purchase-program/

VPP FAQ
http://www.apple.com/education/volume-purchase-program/faq.html

VPP Store
https://volume.itunes.apple.com/us/store/



Apple Configurator Resources

Mac App Store Page for Apple Configurator
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/apple-configurator/id434433123?mt=12

Intro to Apple Configurator Video
http://www.apple.com/education/resources/videos/#introduction-to-apple-configurator

Apple Configurator Help/Manual
http://help.apple.com/configurator/mac/1.2/

Maclearning.org archived webcasts on Apple Configurator
http://itunes.apple.com/us/itunes-u/maclearning-video/id420558277?ls=1


Mobile Device Management Resources:

MDM Whitepaper
http://images.apple.com/ipad/business/docs/iOS_MDM_Mar12.pdf

Intro to Profile Manager Video
http://www.apple.com/education/resources/videos/#introduction-to-profile-manager

Managing iOS Device with Lion Server Video
http://www.apple.com/education/resources/videos/#ios-devices-with-lion-server