Gartner Research

Use EMM/UEM to Take Advantage of Windows 10 Security Features

Published: 24 January 2018

ID: G00343723

Analyst(s): Peter Firstbrook , Manjunath Bhat

Summary

Windows 10 introduces several important security features related to devices, threat resistance, information protection and adaptive trust that can be managed using EMM and UEM tools. I&O leaders using these tools should leverage them to exploit their features.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • VBS Protects Device Integrity Through Hardware-Enforced Isolation
  • WIP Allows Work and Personal Data Separation, but Introduces App Compatibility Risks
  • Windows 10 Allows the Use of EMM Policies to Perform Device Health Attestation Before Enabling Access to Sensitive Data
  • The Configuration of Windows Defender Through EMM Tools Requires Collaboration Between I&O and SRM Leaders

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