Introduction to Scalefusion for Windows
Windows is by far the most used operating system in enterprises, right from SME's to Fortune 500 companies. With most of your workforce, which can be both on-field or in-office, using Windows based hardware devices, it becomes imperative to have a device management & data security strategy.
Scalefusion's powerful, intuitive & Simplified Endpoint Management solution helps you seamlessly manage your enterprise Windows devices. For our first version we have added the most frequently used policies and settings that help you get a firm control of your enterprise devices, at the same time extending the simple yet functional interface that is used to manage Android & iOS devices.
This guide introduces to the basic functional & technical features that ScaleFusion offers and gives you a bird's eye-view of the complete offering.
- Operating System: Windows 10, 11, 7, 8.1 (OS 7 and 8.1 are supported with Scalefusion MDM agent application)
- Versions: Pro, Enterprise, Business, Education
- Build Number: 1709
- Devices: Desktops, Laptops, Surface Pro, Surface Core, Windows IoT devices (running LTSC versions).
This section introduces you to the various functional options in the ScaleFusion Dashboard that help you drive your deployment. You can click on the links in the table below, to learn more about how to use these features.
Find on Dashboard
A quick start guide that helps you and the admin’s on how to start managing Windows 10 devices.
Device Enrollment Configurations (aka QR Code)
Feature that helps you create a configuration for bulk enrollment of devices. You can set a naming convention, select a Device Profile or Group and attach a license.Each configuration has a unique URL that helps you enroll automate enrollment on multiple devices.
Main Menu Item
A section that shows you a snapshot of your inventory and their management state. You can customize this view and add/remove columns that are relevant and useful to you.
Feature that helps you group various policies, that can then be applied to a Device Group or multiple Devices.Depending on your strategy, create one or multiple profiles
Feature that helps you group your Android, iOS & Windows devices and attach a Device Profile. You can have a dedicated group for Windows devices as well for easier management, as you are free to create multiple groups.
Let’s you create a corporate branding profile that can be applied to a Device Profile and/or a Device Group.
Lets you create Wifi configurations that can be applied to Device Profiles.
Main Menu Item
Email configuration utilities for your Windows 10 devices. It offers you,
Upload and remotely install your enterprise applications or Line of Business applications.
Publish your Windows Business Store applications from Scalefusion Dashboard.
Works only for Azure AD based deployments.
Secure your devices by enforcing a strict passcode policy.
Reports & Alerts
Download a report of Locations collected from your Windows 10 devices, upto a month.
Reports & Alerts
Set inactivity alerts for your devices and receive daily emails when they go offline for the set period.
Admins and Roles
Create multiple role based administrators and offload some of your work :-)
A quick overview of all the features we offer and how to configure them on Dashboard.
How to Configure?(Dashboard Location)
Block selected windows applications from being allowed to run. You can block only UWP apps or apps installed from Windows store.
Select the list of applications that should be allowed. You can allow both UWP and Win32 apps.
Choose to Allow websites that a user/device is allowed to browse.
Allowing websites works with Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge v77 and above only.
Configure various policies for Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge (v77 and above) usage.
Configure an application run always and set the Device in Kiosk Mode.
Wifi & Network
Configure various Wifi and Network related settings, like restricting users from connecting to Wifi, or enforcing a corporate Wifi and preventing users from configuring Wifi. Also lets you control Proxy settings.
Home & Lock Screen Wallpaper
Create Branding and specify a home screen wallpaper. Branding can be applied to a Device Profile.
Security & Search
Configure device security settings like camera, sync settings, developer unlock & Cortana related settings.
Configure Exchange Active sync or POP/IMAP settings. Create multiple configurations and apply to Device Profiles.
Device Sync Interval
Choose an interval that ScaleFusion uses to poll your devices for latest Device Information including Location.
View critical device information for every device, like Management status, last connected time, Windows OS version, BIOS version, account & domain name, firewall & antivirus status.
Enable/Disable location collection at a device level. ScaleFusion collects location based on IP address of device.
Device Level Actions
Take device level actions like reboot, factory reset, or set custom properties.
Define and apply a passcode policy for your devices.
Configure BitLocker settings that helps you control the encryption policies for the Windows 10 Devices.
Configure policies that control Windows OS Updates management.
Configure policies that help you protect enterprise data on employee or company owned Windows 10 devices.
Well now that you know the features that ScaleFusion offers, go ahead and read our Enrolling Windows 10 Devices guide to enroll your first device.