Jamf Pro
  • 30 Jun 2022
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Jamf Pro

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Jamf Pro is an enterprise mobility management (EMM) tool that provides unified endpoint management for Apple devices.

Parameters

  1. Jamf Domain (required) - The hostname of the Jamf Pro server. This field format is 'https://[instance].jamfcloud.com'.
  2. Username and Password (required) - The credentials for a user account that has the Required Permissions to fetch assets via the API.
  3. HTTP Proxy and HTTPS Proxy (optional, default: empty) - A proxy to use when connecting to the value supplied in Jamf Domain.
    • If supplied, Axonius will utilize the proxy when connecting to the value supplied in Jamf Domain.
    • If not supplied, Axonius will connect directly to the value supplied in Jamf Domain.
  4. Tenant Tag (optional, default: empty) - Specify a tag name.
    • If supplied, Axonius will tag all devices fetched from this adapter connection.
    • If not supplied, Axonius will not tag any of the devices fetched from this adapter connection.
  5. For details about the common adapter connection parameters and buttons, see Adding a New Adapter Connection.

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Advanced Settings

Note:

Advanced settings can either apply for all connections for this adapter, or you can set different advanced settings and/or different scheduling for a specific connection, refer to ​Advanced Configuration for Adapters

  1. Fetch department of users (required, default: False)
    • If enabled, all connections for this adapter will fetch the department information of each fetched user. This field is ignored when using 'Use pro API'
    • If disabled, all connections for this adapter will not fetch any department information.
  2. Fetch policies (required, default: True)
    • If enabled, all connections for this adapter will fetch the policies associated with devices. This field is ignored when using 'Use pro API'
    • If disabled, all connections for this adapter will not fetch policies associated with devices.
  3. Fetch mobile devices (required, default: True) - Choose whether to fetch mobile devices in addition to standard devices.
    • If enabled, all connections for this adapter will fetch mobile devices in addition to computers.
    • If disabled, all connections for this adapter will not fetch mobile devices, but only computers.
  4. Use pro API (required, default: False) - Axonius now support Jamf Pro API as well as the Classic API. Select Use pro API when your system uses Jamf Pro API.
  5. Async chunks in parallel (required, default: 20 ) - the number of chunks to fetch in parallel when working with the classic API.
  6. Items to not fetch (optional, default: No selection) - Select one or more options to exclude from fetching.


Required Permissions

The value supplied in Username and Password must have read access to devices.

Creating a user by connecting to the Jamf admin panel

  1. Log in to the Jamf Pro admin panel and navigate to the Settings panel. Click Jamf Pro User Accounts & Groups.
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  2. Click New to create a new user and select Create Standard Account > Next.
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  3. Fill in the details for this account. Make sure to select Custom from the Privilege Set dropdown, and select Full Access from the Access Level dropdown.
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  4. Navigate to the Privileges tab. Under Jamf Pro Server Objects, select the Read option for each object displayed.
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  5. Click Save.

APIs

Axonius supports the Jamf Classic API and Jamf Pro API.


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