Mobile Device Setup

Posted on Oct 1, 2018 in Quick Setup - Blog Home

WaZa MDM application can be downloaded and installed from Google Play Store by searching for "Waza MDM". Depending upon Android version, the user might be prompted to grant various permissions (e.g. Location for location tracking/geofence, Phone for looking up phone number and carrier). User should grant the required permissions for WaZa MDM application to function properly.

Launch the WaZa MDM application, once it is installed. You will be presented with a login screen as shown below. To login to WaZa MDM Service from WaZa mobile application, you will be required to enter user credentials (user-id/password) and server information (server port number). See below for details.

Login to WaZa Mobile Device Management

User Credentials
For Local DB based directory setup, enter the user credentials that were used during User Creation. For Remote (AD/LDAP) directory setup, enter any of the user credentials existing in the configured (AD/LDAP) directory.

To login to WaZa MDM service, the server port is required. The port number information is available at WaZa MDM Management Console from the menu on the right (Settings -> Service Status -> Port). The port number 4001 shown below is for demonstration purpose only, please login to WaZa MDM Management Console to find out port assosiated with your account.

WaZa MDM Server

Once all login information is entered, hit the Sign in button to login to WaZa MDM Service. After successful login WaZa MDM application setup various device policies. The status of the policies setup on the device will be displayed by WaZa MDM application. You can also verify the device status by logging into WaZa Management Console under Devices menu option.

WaZa Mobile Application

Sync - From Device
The mobile device will automatically try to sync up with WaZa MDM server based on the sync interval setup in WaZa MDM Policy. You can also force the device to sync from the "Sync now" menu option within the WaZa MDM Android application.

WaZa MDM Mobile Application

Sync - From Console
You can also initiate a sync from the "Device Action" menu on the Devices page within WaZa MDM Management Console.

WaZa MDM Mobile Device Options