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Daily insights on directory services, IAM, LDAP, identity security, SSO, system management (Mac, Windows, Linux), networking, and the cloud.

MAC MANAGEMENT

Understanding Fleetsmith, Jamf, & MDM

Apple has acquired Fleetsmith, and IT admins are examining MDM alternatives like Jamf. Learn what other options exist for system management.

MAC MANAGEMENT

Will Apple End-of-Life (EOL) Fleetsmith?

Apple acquired Fleetsmith, which raises questions about the tech giant’s strategy. Learn what changes might be in store and how to respond.

NEWS

June ’20 Newsletter

See what's new with JumpCloud this June, including Directory Insights, MDM, Policies, U2F security keys, and our upcoming webinars.

MAC MANAGEMENT

Why Every Mac Needs MFA / 2FA

Learn why macOS MFA is necessary, what other security measures to use, and how to implement them quickly. Try JumpCloud free today.

REMOTE WORK

Running Remote Commands on Mac

By managing Mac systems through a cloud directory service, organizations can push commands to systems regardless of their location — for free.

SYSTEM MANAGEMENT

How Can I Check Patches on Remote Computers?

Although patch management can be automated, checking remote patches is more difficult than it seems. Directory-as-a-Service makes it easier for free.

USER MANAGEMENT

Managing App Lifecycles from One Solution

With cloud applications serving a critical role in organizations, IT administrators need to fully manage app lifecycles from one cloud solution.