Configure Okta Mobility Management (OMM) policies

The mobile policies described in this article allow you to manage the use of your company resources on mobile devices enrolled in Okta Mobility Management (OMM). Policies are comprised of platform-based rules that allow you to enforce: 

  • The platforms you support (iOS, OS X, Android)
  • The device passcode requirements for each platform. ClosedMore
  • If you support Android for Work, you can also set passcode requirements for managed apps, in addition to – or instead of – passcode requirements for devices (Android 7.0+ only). For details, see Configure a Work profile passcode policy.

  • How data is shared between managed and unmanaged apps

You can create multiple mobile policies and apply them to specific groups of people in order to tailor access to your organization's resources. Unless another policy applies, all end usersIn Okta literature, we generally refer to "end users" as the people who have their own Okta home page (My Applications), using apps to authenticate into all of their apps. End users do not have any administrative control. When we refer to "users" we are generally referring to the individual(s) who have administrative control. are subject to the read-only Default Policy, which denies enrollment to all devices. Changes to policies do not deprovision users.

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Okta Mobile Settings

Office 365 Client Access Policies