Network usage rules configuration (iOS device profile)

With the Network usage rules configuration you specify how managed apps are allowed to use cellular data networks.

General rules

Under Rules for all managed apps, specify the settings for managed apps in general.

Setting/Field

Description

Allow cellular data

Managed apps are allowed to use data communication over cellular networks.

Allow data roaming

Managed apps are allowed to use data communication while the device is roaming on a foreign cellular network.

Exceptions

Exceptions override the general rules. Use Add exception to define rules that are specific to an app group.

Setting/Field

Description

App group

Select an app group that contains the managed apps to which the exception applies.

Allow cellular data

Managed apps from the selected app group are allowed to use data communication over cellular networks.

Allow data roaming

Managed apps from the selected app group are allowed to use data communication while the device is roaming on a foreign cellular network.

Note You cannot define multiple exceptions for the same app group.