MDM vs Group Policy: Where MDM Still Comes up Short
As more organizations consider implementing an MDM solution, an obvious question arises: does MDM replace Group Policy? After all, both of these tools deliver managed settings and can deploy applications. So do you need both, or can you retire your GPOs and replace them with MDM profiles?
It is understandable that there is some confusion concerning the roles that each one plays, and in this paper, we focus on the similarities and differences between MDM and Group Policy, and whether you need both or either.