iOS Deployment Workshop


iOS Deployment Workshop


In this workshop, participants learn about the skills, tools, and knowledge needed to deploy iOS devices. Discussions and hands-on activities guide participants through decisions required when deploying user-owned and company-owned devices.


Registration includes: Classroom training, resource materials, snacks, beverages, and peer networking opportunities.

Who should attend

  • IT professionals who are responsible for deploying and managing iOS devices

  • Technical sales professionals who assist customers in deciding to purchase iOS devices

What you'll learn

  • Define the role of MDM, VPP, and DEP in successfully deploying iOS devices

  • Identify and respond to challenges when deploying and managing devices without MDM

  • Explain what an Apple ID is and identify when it’s needed

  • Discuss the features of iOS that provide for seamless separation of work and personal data

  • Describe the benefits of device supervision for company-owned devices

Recommended knowledge

  • iOS familiarity

  • Basic iOS device navigation skills

Course outline

Introductions and course overview
Common themes to be covered and explanation of the classroom setup for hands-on activities, Apple ID and the role it plays in deployment.

User owned and managed
Difficulties encountered when manually configuring devices, using Mobile Device Management to improve the deployment experience for users and for IT, using the Volume Purchase Program to enable app distribution and protect company data.

Company owned and supervised
Using the Device Enrollment Program to streamline deploying company-owned devices, decisions a company needs to make to allow personalization of a company-owned device or restrict functionality based on user roles.

Wrap-up and considerations
Summary of lessons learned, next steps to take in planning for a successful iOS deployment.