ChromeOS Device Management

ChromeOS Device Management: Simplifying IT Administration with 42Gears' SureMDM

As technology quickly evolves, effective device management is paramount for organisations looking to streamline operations, enhance security, and boost productivity. Managing ChromeOS devices efficiently can be challenging, but with the right tools, it becomes a breeze. Enter 42Gears' SureMDM for ChromeOS, a comprehensive solution that simplifies the management, security, and monitoring of ChromeOS devices through a centralised web console. In this blog, we'll delve into the key features of SureMDM and how it makes ChromeOS device management a seamless experience.

Centralised Console Management

One of the standout features of SureMDM is its centralised console management. IT administrators gain a bird's-eye view of their entire fleet of ChromeOS devices from a single interface. This unified dashboard empowers admins to effortlessly monitor and track devices, keep tabs on installed applications, and generate insightful reports on device health. This centralised approach significantly streamlines device management tasks and enhances overall operational efficiency.

Apps and Extension Management

SureMDM simplifies the process of managing apps and extensions on ChromeOS devices. IT administrators can remotely push apps and extensions to devices, ensuring that they comply with organisational policies and requirements. Whether it's Chrome Web Store apps or custom applications, SureMDM provides robust support, giving admins granular control over what's installed on each device.

Remote System Configuration

Efficiency is at the core of SureMDM's design. IT admins can effortlessly set up devices by configuring security policies, network settings, and hardware configurations remotely. This feature not only saves time but also ensures consistency in device configurations, ultimately bolstering security and compliance with best IT practices. Additionally, it enables efficient device permission management, further enhancing overall security.

User Management

Managing users and their access privileges for ChromeOS devices has never been easier. With SureMDM, admins can add, remove, and modify user access with utmost simplicity. This feature streamlines user administration, ensuring that only authorised personnel have access to the devices and resources they need.

Access Management

Security is a top priority in any organisation, and SureMDM takes it seriously. Admins can restrict access to corporate networks, resources, and device settings based on user roles and permissions. This level of access management ensures that corporate resources are accessed securely, with users needing just one set of access credentials.

Application Kiosk Management

To mitigate the risk of installing malicious applications, data loss, and productivity issues, SureMDM offers application kiosk management. This feature allows organisations to ensure that only approved apps are installed on their ChromeOS devices, maintaining a secure and controlled environment.

Web Kiosk Management

Internet browsing can be a double-edged sword when it comes to employee productivity and security. SureMDM addresses this by providing web kiosk management, allowing organisations to block access to unwanted URLs. This level of control ensures that employees have a safe and productive browsing experience on their enterprise devices.

Security Management

Security is non-negotiable, and SureMDM understands that. It helps organisations secure their ChromeOS devices by enforcing various security parameters. These include setting minimum password complexity, managing certificates, and enabling enterprise wipe functionality in case a device is lost or stolen. This comprehensive approach safeguards sensitive data and minimises security vulnerabilities.

Versatile Platform Support

SureMDM by 42Gears isn't limited to ChromeOS. It supports a wide range of devices, including those based on Android, iOS/iPadOS, Windows, macOS, Linux, Wear OS, VR, and IoT platforms. This versatility ensures that organisations can maintain consistent device management practices across various platforms, streamlining their IT administration efforts.

Compliance and Data Security

SureMDM places a strong emphasis on data security and compliance. It is compliant with GDPR, HIPAA, SOC-2, PCI DSS, CCPA, HECVAT LITE, and Cloud Broker Index (CBI). This compliance assurance is crucial for organisations that handle sensitive data and need to adhere to industry regulations.


42Gears' SureMDM for ChromeOS is a game-changer in the world of device management. Its rich feature set, including centralised console management, apps and extension management, user management, access management, kiosk management, security features, and broad platform support, makes it an invaluable tool for IT administrators. With SureMDM, organisations can effectively secure, monitor, and manage both company and employee-owned devices, all while maintaining compliance with stringent data security regulations. Streamline your ChromeOS device management with SureMDM and experience a new level of IT efficiency and security.

Why Choose Bar Code Data?

Bar Code Data can guide you painlessly to the right solution to protect your ChromeOS devices. With SureMDM, you can be sure that your technology is protected from within and that your device security is absolute.

 Call our Sales Team on 03333 660 842 for a free consultation to answer any questions you may have and provide expert advice. Bar Code Data also has an expert team of after-sales service professionals, ready to help with technical or support and maintenance enquiries, we provide solutions tailored to the needs of the client.