Introduction Hi there everyone! This is something that I have been thinking about doing for quite some time. I will be honest with you…this article is going to be part venting, part projecting, and completely honest. Yeah I know the word “honest” twice in one sentence…I suck! The point of this blog post is to […]Read More The Life of a Mobility Engineer
Hi everyone! So, who hates OVAs?! ::raises hand:: I’ve been able to work a few back channels and get access to installers for VMWare Identity Manager that are non-OVA running on Windows instances. Here’s the catch, it REALLY sucks to build it. I’m going to document to full process end-to-end to give you a better […]Read More Building VMWare Identity Manager OnPrem
Hi Guys and Gals! I’ve been thinking about QA quite a bit today and I wanted to blog a little bit about it given some of the fails we have seen over the last 24 hours. Many people in the MDM space have had their share of negative feedback for their MDM vendor regardless of […]Read More Are weak QA processes the biggest fail in mobile?
Hi Guys, Gals, and Quadrupeds! Once a year for my amazing firm I do an assessment of Intune. I think it’s important to take a long/hard look at things and just because its Microsoft doesn’t mean its overpriced and bad. Honestly, it has come a long way. I will talk about the basic requirements every one […]Read More Mobile Jon’s 2017 Intune Assessment
Hi there! Yeah like everyone else in IT I am also a Game of Thrones nerd and that’s okay. I think the sheer amusement of Faceless men and Face ID is an entertaining anecdote. For those of you living in a cave, I’m talking about this guy! So moving on, I wanted to take some […]Read More Can a faceless man use FaceID?
Well, here we go again! It’s been awhile since I posted anything, but that’s sort of how things go. I felt like it was time to share and document the right away to secure an email proxy. I know there is plenty of documentation out there on this, but I thought it would be helpful […]Read More Security Hardening of an Email Proxy 101
Hi Everyone, I will be delivering an invaluable blog today that shows you how to build and deploy WorkspaceONE correctly. I won’t be like a vendor and tell you to go pay for consulting services or do this or that! I will show you how to do it at a basic level and deliver some […]Read More Mobile Jon’s WorkspaceONE Deployment Guide
Hi Everyone! There’s always tons of “What’s new in iOS 11 and blah blah” but no one ever focuses on what people in the enterprise need to be successful. I wanted to take some time and highlight some of the key features that are coming in iOS 11 that matters. We might as well get […]Read More An Enterprise Guide to iOS 11
Hello everyone, Well a few articles in and people still think I’m not 100% stupid. As we say in Boston, that is wicked pissah. I want to take a moment or two to editorialize what it’s like to be a mobile systems engineer in the enterprise world. We are MORE stuck with stigmas that almost […]Read More Demystifying Kerberos Single Sign-On for iOS
Well this is my first post, on my first blog, ever… So now that’s over with. I’m Jon Towles and I’m not sure why I’m here. I was a retail manager for a decade, got really lucky and wound up working in the great state of Texas for BlackBerry Premiere Support AKA DART. That was […]Read More Introduction