One of the many MDM options available for iOS devices is the ability to change the device name via the MDM itself.
This is useful to help identify an iPad/iPhone, especially as another in the iOS MDM spec allows you to set the name of the iOS device as part of the lock screen.



  • resolving the device type to a pretty name is also preferred. I should be able to see iPad pro 2016 or iPad mini 2016 from the summary tab.