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Old 11-10-2012, 07:15 PM   #1
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Default Samsung Galaxy s3 and Encryption


Has anyone enabled encryption on their galaxy s3? We have setup mobile device management in our organization and we have enforced encryption on our byod devices.

For galaxy s3, there are two problems:
1. Seems users cannot upgrade the OS without going through painful process of un-enrolling to MDM, decrypting, then upgrading, and re-enrolling to MDM.
2. While the device is encrypting, there is an annoying reminder every few hours on the device reminding a user to encrypt!

any similar experience?
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Old 11-10-2012, 10:33 PM   #2
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This is why Android devices aren't rolled out in the enterprise.
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Old 11-10-2012, 10:52 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by dagamer34 View Post
This is why Android devices aren't rolled out in the enterprise.
That's a great thing. Why in the world would anyone want a chain to their work?
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Old 11-11-2012, 08:46 AM   #4
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unavoidable when it comes to byod... samsung galaxy s3 overtook iphone as the most popular phone.
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Old 11-12-2012, 11:53 AM   #5
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our whole company is switching over to the S3 instead of iphones, but we have our own encryption app.
Your mouse has moved. Windows will restart to make the necessary changes.
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galaxy s3 mdm encryption

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