Jamf is a cloud-based platform for managing Apple devices. UB has implemented Jamf in a secure shared environment, allowing campus IT staff to manage their UB-owned devices while leveraging a shared library of apps and solutions.
Apple School Manager (ASM) is a cloud-based platform for assigning content and devices to a management platform.
- UB equipment purchased through standard channels after March 1, 2011 is eligible for assignment through Apple School Manager. This is also known as the Device Enrollment Program (DEP).
- Node admins can use ASM to buy Apps from the AppStore and assign them to Jamf for deployment to devices. This is also known as the Volume Purchase Program (VPP).