MobileIron Cloud for iOS Admin Guide

Overview

This document explains how to configure MobileIron Cloud’s bigtincan v5 specific features. It does not cover how to use bigtincan hub application- for this information refer to the online help documentation located in the bigtincan hub cloud. 

MobileIron Cloud

MobileIron’s MobileIron Cloud has implemented AppConfig, Apple’s open framework for application configuration (http://www appconfig.org)

Bigtincan hub fully supports Apple’s AppConfig capabilities and through MobileIron Cloud’s support of this standard bigtincan hub can easily be configured to support your organization's requirements.

Configuration and Deployment

Step 1: Log in to MobileIron Cloud

Step 2: Add bigtincan hub app

  • Click on App Configurations tab, then click on  next to iOS Managed App Configuration

  • Name this configuration and adjust below options according to your company’s needs.

Note: To make sure your changes take effect immediately in the Mobile Iron system, go to Devices > Select your device > Actions > Force Check-In.


Has Server Settings enables an ability for the user to choose the Options (Cloud, Corporate Sign In, SSO)


Authentication Options gives a user an ability to choose the sign in options (Cloud, Corporate Sign In, SSO).

Application Region lets you predefine the bigtincan hub cloud geographic data and user authentication zone (top right corner of the login screen).

API Server Endpoint lets you add a company identifier (e.g.- “mycompanyname”)

Configuration Values

Key

Default value or value type

Description

sign_in_has_server_settings_ui

true

Hides / shows server settings controls.

sign_in_type

0

See Sign in type values below

company_identifier

string

If using a custom endpoint, your company identifier (e.g.- “mycompanyname”)

company_identifier_editableboolean

Used for Corporate and Enterprise Single Sign On login type only, guarantees that the company identifier field is not editable (required if using company_identifier).

theme_colour_code

#F26724

The login screen theme colour. App theme colour will be taken from the configuration bundle after login.

application_key

 

Application Key binds app and specific bigtincan hub company. It can be generated in Tenant Configuration> Security on the bigtincan cloud.

region

usa

Supported values: usa, eu, apac

Sign in type values

Value      

Description

0

Cloud

2

Corporate Sign In (AD/LDAP)

3

Enterprise Single Sign On (SAML)

Step 3: Deployment

Once MobileIron Cloud is installed on the device navigate to your application, download and verify your settings.

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