Configure Profile Payloads

Use Mobile Device Management (MDM) functionality to enhance app performance by configuring a profile payloads in a two-step process. First, configure general settings. Then, specify the type of restriction or setting to apply to the device by selecting a payload from the list.

The available payloads and their configurable settings differ between platforms. This section provides a description of applicable payloads and brief instructions to help you get started.

  1. Navigate to Devices > Profiles > List View > Add and select Add Profile.
  2. Select the appropriate platform for the profile that you want to deploy.
  3. Configure General settings to determine how the profile deploys, who receives it, and other overall settings.
  4. Select and configure a Payload.
    Payload Description iOS Android Windows Phone 8
    Restrictions Block the native browser on devices using a restrictions payload to keep end users from using the native browser instead of the VMware Browser.
    Payload Description iOS Android Windows Desktop Windows Phone
    Exchange ActiveSync This payload allows users to access corporate push based email infrastructures and allows to set the sync frequency for calendar and email systems.
    Credentials Configure this payload with digital certificates to protect your corporate email, Wi-Fi, VPN, and other corporate assets.
    SCEP Along with Credentials payload, you can also configure SCEP to handle digital certificates pushed to large-scale devices.      
    Payload Description
    Exchange ActiveSync This payload allows users to access corporate push based email infrastructures and allows to set the sync frequency for calendar and email systems.

    For step-by-step instructions on configuring a specific Payload for a particular platform, please refer to the applicable Platform Guide.

  5. Select Save & Publish.