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What's new in 
BlackBerry UEM
 12.10 MR1

  • Installation/Third-Party Software
     8-based builds that are compatible with 
    Java SE
     8 are now supported as an alternative to using 
     8. These builds and support are available from vendors such as 
    Azul Systems
    ) or 
    . For information about supported 
     versions, see the BlackBerry UEM Compatibility Matrix
  • Factory reset protection for 
    Android Enterprise
    : You can set up a Factory reset protection profile for your organization’s 
    Android Enterprise
     devices that have been activated using the Work space only activation type. This profile allows you to specify a user account that can be used to unlock a device after it has been reset to factory settings, or remove the need to sign in after the device has been reset to factory settings. 
  • Update period for apps that are running in the foreground
    : On devices that are activated with 
    Android Enterprise
    , you can set an update period for apps that are running in the foreground because by default, when an 
     app is running in the foreground, 
    Google Play
     cannot update it. You can also control how 
    Google Play
     applies the changes to the device such as the user can allow the change, or the change occurs only when the device is connected to a 
  • Fingerprint authentication
    : You can now open the 
    BlackBerry UEM Client
     and configure fingerprint authentication after 
    BlackBerry Dynamics
     app activation is complete.
  • TLS 1.2
    : All SSL connections between 
    BlackBerry UEM
    BlackBerry UEM Cloud
     and other internal and external systems now use TLS 1.2.
  • Support for deploying B2B apps licensed with your 
     VPP account:
     If you have obtained B2B apps using your 
     VPP account and added your VPP account to 
    BlackBerry UEM
    , you can now assign those apps to users and groups in 
    BlackBerry UEM

New IT policy rules

Device type
Allow the user to remove or add a cellular plan to the eSIM on the device (supervised only)
Specify whether the user is able to remove or add a cellular plan to the eSIM on the device.
Allow changing cellular plan settings (supervised only)
Specify whether the user can change settings related to their cellular plan.