Access Management for Apple Services is now available and allows organizations to control which Apple services and features users can access. Learn more
Added support for federated authentication with Google Workspace. Learn more
- Updated user interface for Preferences, Users, and Devices.
- See the total amount of storage for users, including how much is used and available.
- Administrators in the United States can now sign up for Apple Business Essentials. Learn more
Administrators in the United States can now update tax status for their organization in Settings > Enrollment Information. Learn more
Administrators in Canada can now update tax status for their organization in Settings > Enrollment Information. Learn more
- Support for System for Cross-domain Identity Management (SCIM). Learn more
- Updated user interface for managing devices, including improved filtering and bulk device management.
Added support for two new privileges to provide access to the AppleSeed for IT beta testing portal.
Administrators can configure collaboration to automatically accept sharing between users in the same organization.
You can now remove federated domains from Apple Business Manager.
- New domains added to Apple Business Manager will have to be verified before Managed Apple IDs can be created using that domain. Learn more
- Shared iPad can now be configured on iPads in Apple Business Manager.
Support for Federated Authentication with Microsoft Azure Active Directory. Learn more
- User Account Lookup allows users to search for the contact information of other users and groups in your Apple Business Manager organization. Requires iOS 13, iPad OS 13, or macOS 10.15. Learn more
- You can choose who users can share with using Pages, Numbers, and Keynote documents, Notes, Reminders, and other files in iCloud Drive. Learn more
Apple Business Manager can now be used on iPad.
- The MDM Servers section is now located in the Settings tab.
- You can now configure Default Device Assignment in Settings > Device Management Settings and in Settings > MDM Servers.
tvOS apps are now available in Apps and Books.
Apple Business Manager is a place that lets IT administrators manage people, Apple devices, and content. Along with improved device and role management, it includes Apps and Books — the new location–based license transfer system.