Glossary

customer
The tenant that manages devices.
device
The device to be managed (for example smartphone, tablet or Windows 10 device).
enrollment
The registration of a device with Sophos Mobile Control.
Enterprise App Store
An app repository that is hosted on the Sophos Mobile Control server. The administrator can use the Sophos Mobile Control console to add apps to the Enterprise App Store. Users can then use the Sophos Mobile Control app to install these apps onto their devices.
provisioning
The process of installing the Sophos Mobile Control app on a device.
Self Service Portal
The web interface that allows users to enroll their own devices and carry out other tasks without having to contact the helpdesk.
SMC Advanced license
With a license of type SMC Advanced you can manage the Sophos Mobile Security, Sophos Secure Workspace and Sophos Secure Email apps through Sophos Mobile Control.
SMSec
Abbreviation for Sophos Mobile Security.
Sophos Mobile Control client
The Sophos Mobile Control app that is installed onto the managed device.
Sophos Mobile Security
A security app for Android devices. You can manage this app with Sophos Mobile Control, provided that a license of type SMC Advanced is activated.
Sophos Secure Email
An app for Android and iOS devices that provides a secure container for managing your email, calendar and contacts. You can manage this app with Sophos Mobile Control, provided that a license of type SMC Advanced is activated.
Sophos Secure Workspace
An app for Android and iOS devices that provides a secure workspace where you can browse, manage, edit, share, encrypt and decrypt documents from various storage providers or distributed by your company. You can manage this app with Sophos Mobile Control, provided that a license of type SMC Advanced is activated.
task bundle
You create a package to bundle several tasks into one transaction. You can bundle all tasks necessary to have a device fully enrolled and running.
Sophos Mobile Control console
The web interface that you use to manage devices.