10 Ways Apple iOS 7 Targets Businesses, October 30, 2013 Apple has made great strides to appease not just business users, but also the IT administrators and security managers responsible for protecting and managing the infrastructure that supports mobile device use. The release of iOS 7 had many pundits lauding Apple's leadership for listening to the business contingent and releasing a raft of new management and security features that show progress for making iPhones and iPads more than consumer gadgets.
Easing Into Single Sign On
Managing secure and convenient access control has long been a sticking point for enterprises looking to embrace the iOS ecosystem. Apple is hoping to unstick it with the introduction of enterprise single sign-on support in iOS 7, which stores app and account credentials on the device in a way that makes it possible for users to use one set of credentials for multiple accounts within their device.