Orchard is part of the Managed Desktops & Devices Service and provides a suite of management services for Apple devices running macOS and iOS. For macOS Orchard provides configuration of workstation authentication, printer configuration, laptop encryption, access to a range of applications software, operating system and software updates and more. Services Orchard can provide for iOS include automatic configuration with email/calendar/VPN settings etc., and restrictions or volume application/eBook distribution.
Information for Orchard users
Orchard Help and Advice
Orchard users based in one of the following departments should contact their departmental IT Support staff.
- Blavatnik School of Government
- Computer Science
- Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology
All other Orchard users should contact the Service Desk in IT Services.