Mobile Device Management

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Why Should you Outsource Your Device Management?

24th March 2024

In this blog, we explore the advantages of outsourcing device management, specifically with the Boomerang service offered by HardSoft. We’ll delve into the associated costs, benefits, and various scenarios where Boomerang proves to be a valuable asset. Understanding the Costs Costs with Boomerang: £3.25 per device per month + VAT; £39 + VAT per year […]

Are Business Mobiles Better For Security?

7th March 2023

Providing your workers with business mobiles is a good strategic practice for better productivity, higher work quality and better data security for your company. Yet interestingly smartphones are a device that businesses are least likely to lease or buy for their staff. Why is this? Well, it is a lag in realising that the way […]

Return of the Dock – A Guide to Laptop Docking Stations

12th January 2023

What are laptop docking stations? The ongoing rise in laptop docking station popularity is both reasonable and undeniable: in the modern tech climate, professionals can require a multitude of peripherals, and so extra ports are a must. Laptop docking stations offer a more efficient way of connecting multiple peripherals to your laptop, a critical solution […]

Microsoft Surface Pro 9 versus Surface Pro 9 5G

5th January 2023

Understanding and comparing the new Surface Pro 9 You may have heard some buzz surrounding Microsoft’s latest Surface Pro announcement – and whether you’re excited or underwhelmed, there is no denying that the devices from this release are sparking divisive conversation within the tech industry. Two seemingly very similar laptops The Microsoft Surface Pro 9 […]

Myth Busting Computer Leasing: Is It Really Too Time Consuming?

1st January 2023

There are plenty of outdated myths that are still floating around regarding computer leasing. Negative perceptions persist in the minds of some business owners based mainly on an unfortunate mix of: Sadly, this prevents some companies from taking the leap with computer leasing, which could improve their cashflow by spreading the cost of devices. Modern […]

Simple Computer Hardware Storage Solutions For Businesses With Boomerang

28th December 2022

Businesses could benefit from affordable and easy-to-use computer hardware storage solutions with Boomerang. Boomerang is a computer hardware reprovisioning service that also comes with many useful extra features that you won’t find in most reprovisioning services on the market. Computer hardware reprovisioning services, or computer device repurposing, as it is sometimes known, allows businesses to […]

How To Retrieve Hardware from Ex-Staff With Boomerang Reprovisioning Service

22nd December 2022

What Can The Boomerang Computer Device Reprovisioning Service Do For Your Businesses? Reprovisioning services, also known as computer device repurposing services, allow you to do more with your IT resources.  Computer reprovisioning services like Boomerang make it easier to:  Reprovisioning is, therefore, useful to your business device strategy. It extends the utility of valuable hardware […]

What Is Computer Equipment Repurposing?

30th November 2022

Computer equipment repurposing allows businesses to reuse their computer devices in a completely new and revolutionary way. By repurposing computer hardware, businesses can save time and money, better utilise their resources, and help the environment. Computer equipment repurposing is a new computer device life-cycle management service by Hardsoft that we have named Boomerang. This is […]

Jamf MDM Solution for Apple

27th August 2021

Here at HardSoft, we have been deploying Apple devices for a number of years, and while installing and configurating these devices is not overly complicated, it can be time consuming, particularly when its being installed on multiple devices. We used to install them individually, but began looking in to better, quicker ways to configure these […]

How to use ABM with Apple Configurator 2

1st March 2021

When you purchase new Apple devices through Apple Business Manager, they are automatically registered in your ABM portal. However, you might have older devices, or BYOD (bring your own device) situations, where you need to add additional hardware to Apple Business Manager and your MDM solution. For these scenarios, you can use Apple Configurator 2 […]