KACE K3000 Mobile Management Appliance

KACE appliances empower IT to solve the challenge of supporting and securing mobile devices

Deploy secure mobile device management for smartphones—plus secure mobile device management for tablets—with the Dell KACE K3000 Mobile Management Appliance. Now you can enforce security and policy management for mobile devices running iOS and Android. The K3000 helps you manage both personal and corporate devices to protect sensitive business content. Used with the Dell KACE K1000 Management Appliance, it offers a comprehensive, easy-to-use, integrated solution to manage all your laptops, servers, desktops and mobile devices. Safely enable mobile device messaging, notifications, alerts, and more.

Features

  • Simplify management of configuration, policy and profiles - Enforce policy-compliant configurations, and create and manage security setting profiles on managed mobile devices. Create just one policy for Android and iOS devices, reducing the complexity of policy management.
  • Ease naming with dynamic grouping - K3000 filters automatically create simple labels like those for LDAP Security Groups, mobile OS versions, application names and vendors, and more. Dynamic grouping allows you to easily combine these and save them under whatever names you like.
  • Manage and track mobile device inventory - With mobile device management for smartphones and mobile device management for tablets, you can detect and track mobile devices that are enrolled with the server. You can also inventory applications and profiles on the devices through managed agents.
  • Rapidly provision and set up mobile devices - Get your Dell KACE K3000 Mobile Management Appliance up and running in minutes. You can provision mobile devices securely in a single step through over-the-air deployment of agents to devices.
  • Manage application deployment - Push paid and free apps from the platform App Store, as well as push corporate apps directly to your devices, with the global install-upon-enrollment feature. Easily track and manage app redemption codes by device.
  • Secure mobile devices and data - Protect your corporate data on mobile devices with K3000 mobile device and data security features such as profile management, device lock and unlock, remote enterprise wipe and remote factory reset.
  • Create IT Reporting & Dashboards - Easily generate ad hoc or routine reports with your own tools, prepackaged reports and data downloading tools on the appliance, or the entire suite of K1000 reporting tools.
  • Offer a user portal - Allow users to view their own inventory, download approved software and manage settings on their mobile devices.
  • Allow mobile device messaging, notifications, alerts and integrated app launches - Enable alerts to individual mobile devices or groups of devices, and launch apps from within the notifications, for a seamless user experience.
  • Automate IT administration - Quickly accomplish a wide breadth of systems administration tasks via an easy-to-use, intuitive interface. Easily delegate administrative responsibilities with flexible user roles.
  • Integrate with the K1000 - The K3000 has multiple points of integration with the K1000, including unified reporting, service desk integration, single sign-on and fast UI switching between the K3000, K2000 and K1000 appliances. Get a holistic view of PCs, servers and mobile devices with the unified inventory view.

Specifications

K3000 Series

HardwareK3100sK3200s
Processor(s)One Xeon 1.8 GHz CPUTwo Xeon 2.2 GHz CPU
Ethernet PortsDual Gigabit
Ethernet Ports
Dual Gigabit
Ethernet Ports
Memory4 GB16 GB
Disk DrivesTwo Hot Plug, 500GB
7200 RPM SATA
Hard Drives
Four Hot Plug, 600GB
10000 RPM SAS
Hard Drives
RAID Level15
Power Supply UnitSingle
auto ranging
550W PSU
Redundant
auto ranging
550W PSUs
Appliance Form Factor1RU1RU
Rack Mount KitSliding rails for 19", 4-post rack
Managed System Requirements
IOS
  • iOS 4, 5, 6 (also requires Apple Push Notification Service)
Android
  • Android 2.2, 2.3.X, 3.1, 3.2, 4.0.x, 4.1 (also requires Google Cloud Messaging and Google Play Store)
Web Interface Requirements
  • Internet Explorer 9 and 10 on Windows
  • Safari 6 on Mac OS
  • Chrome v23+ (includes beta channel) on Mac OS and Windows
  • Firefox 16+ on Mac OS and Windows

NOTE: Exact hardware specifications will vary based on availability, and can change without notice.

Dell and KACE are trademarks of Dell Inc. Dell disclaims any proprietary interest in the marks and names of others.

Virtual K3000 (VK3000)

Virtual Machine Requirements
 VK3000
VCPUs2 or more vCPUs
Recommended Maximum Managed Nodes10,000
Memory4 GB
Network1 Ethernet Port
Available Disk50 GB
Server and Operating System64-Bit
Managed System Requirements
IOS
  • iOS 4, 5, 6 (also requires Apple Push Notification Service)
Android
  • Android 2.2, 2.3.X, 3.1, 3.2, 4.0.x, 4.1 (also requires Google Cloud Messaging and Google Play Store)
Web Interface Requirements
  • Internet Explorer 9 and 10 on Windows
  • Safari 6 on Mac OS
  • Chrome v23+ (includes beta channel) on Mac OS and Windows
  • Firefox 16+ on Mac OS and Windows
Virtualization Infrastructure Requirements
  • VMware ESX/ESXi 4 or higher
  • Open Virtualization Format (OVF)
Virtualization Remote Site Appliance Requirements
  • VMware ESX Server 3x+ and 3i+
  • Open Virtualization Format (OVF) 1.0

NOTE: Exact hardware specifications will vary based on availability, and can change without notice.

Dell and KACE are trademarks of Dell Inc. Dell disclaims any proprietary interest in the marks and names of others.

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Dynamic Grouping

Dynamic Grouping

K3000 filters automatically create simple labels like those for LDAP security groups, mobile OS versions, application names and vendors, and more. Dynamic grouping allows you to easily combine these and save them under whatever names you like.

Mobile Device Management Overview

Mobile Device Management Overview

The K3000 allows IT administrators to view an inventory of all enrolled devices, view and manage applications and profiles, push applications to devices and track and perform security tasks. Device inventory shows all accessible mobile device inventory parameters.

Mobile Device Application Management

Mobile Device Application Management

The K3000 shows all of the applications on all selected devices, and allows you to instantly push applications down to groups of devices you define via filters, LDAP or Active Directory. The K3000 shows who has installed an application themselves, to whom you can deploy and remove applications, and which devices are incompatible. All information about App Store and Play Store applications is automatically retrieved, so that you can view user inventory details.

Mobile Device Location Tracking

Mobile Device Location Tracking

Device locations are tracked using device-side location technology. Map rendering and geocoding engines are configurable, with the K3000 preconfigured for OpenStreetMaps. The location history can be tracked. Device tracking can be disabled completely. On iOS devices, location fix updating is controlled by the device. On Android devices, the K3000 can request location fix updates.

Mobile Device Profile Management

Mobile Device Profile Management

The K3000 allows you to push profiles out to collections of devices with ease, to manage policies and network access. Policies can have an expiration date, perfect for temporary workers or guest access.

Mobile Management Device Filtering

Mobile Management Device Filtering

Device filtering allows you to find devices by multiple characteristics and create groups that target specific sets of devices for action, making your job easier.

Mobile Management Device Security

Mobile Management Device Security

Send messages to managed tablets and smartphones with clickable links to websites and mobile applications, lock and unlock devices, set passcodes on Android devices and perform enterprise wipe and factory reset.

Mobile App Management

Mobile App Management

The K3000 allows the IT administrators to view all the applications on all of the managed devices, and also allows the addition of new applications.

Mobile Profile Management

Mobile Profile Management

The K3000 allows IT administrators to view managed and unmanaged profiles, add new profiles and push profiles down to managed devices. Configure a custom profile for Wi-Fi, with proxy configuration and WPA/WPA2 security for iOS and Android.

Mobile Device Passcode Management: Tablet, Smartphone

Mobile Device Passcode Management: Tablet, Smartphone

The K3000 enables the configuration of passcode restrictions.

Mobile Device Profiles Restrictions

Mobile Device Profiles Restrictions

The K3000 provides for the configuration of a custom profile with device restrictions. Restrictions may differ on Android and iOS.

Mobile Management – Configuring Exchange ActiveSync

Mobile Device Profiles Restrictions

You are able to configure Exchange ActiveSync (iOS only) using the K3000.

Mobile Management Device Time Specific Profiles

Mobile Device Profiles Restrictions

The K3000 provides for the configuration of profiles with expiration dates.

Global Install Enrollment - Applications

Global Install Enrollment - Applications

Set any number of applications, free or enrolled, in your Volume Purchase Program to be automatically available for all users.

Global Install Enrollment - Profiles

Global Install Enrollment - Profiles

Set any number of profiles, free or enrolled, in your Volume Purchase Program to be automatically available for all users.