Data Usage Configuration

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With the Network Usage configurations, you can monitor the Internet data usage with respect to Wi-Fi, Mobile Data, and in Roaming status. You can create the new network configurations and apply the configurations to any particular device or any group. This configuration helps you to monitor the usage of Internet across all the devices enrolled with Seqrite mSuite.

You can monitor mobile data usage and Wi-Fi usage (Seqrite mSuite configured or all available Wi-Fi networks) as required. You can send alert notifications to the user when the user mobile data usage reaches the pre-configured limit and when the Wi-Fi data usage exceeds the daily limit. This option helps you to monitor data usage across Seqrite mSuite network.

Adding Data Usage configuration

To create a new network usage configuration, follow these steps:

  1. Log on to the Seqrite mSuite console and in the left pane, click Profiles > Configurations > Add.
  2. From the configurations list, select Network Usage.
  3. Enter Configuration Name and configure Mobile Internet Plan by adding the following details:
    • Billing Cycle Start Date: Helps you to select the billing cycle start date.
    • Number Of Days: Helps you to add the billing period; such as 28 days or 30 days or 31 days.
    • Mobile Data Plan Limit (in MB): Helps you to set the mobile data plan limit.
    • Alert Notification At: Helps you to set the percentage of mobile data usage limit and to send the alert notification to the user when the set percentage is reached.
  4. Configure Wi-Fi Settings by adding the following details:
    • Wi-Fi Daily Usage Limit (in MB): With this option, you can set the daily Wi-Fi usage limit and send the user an alert when the set daily Wi-Fi usage is exceeded.
    • Monitor wifi usage: This options helps to monitor Wi-Fi network.
    • Monitor all Wi-Fi: This option monitors Wi-Fi data usage of Android devices across all SSIDs.
  5. Click Save. The network usage setting is configured successfully.

Note: After you apply the Network Usage configuration, the Seqrite mSuite app installed on the device will start monitoring the Internet data usage of the devices and send the details to the server.

The Network Usage configuration is not applicable for the iOS devices.

Overviewing Data Usage Configuration

After the Network Usage configuration is created, the Network Usage Configuration Details page is displayed.

To navigate directly to the Network Usage Configuration Details page, follow these steps:

  1. Log on to the Seqrite mSuite console and in the left pane, click Profiles > Configurations.
  2. On the Configurations page, select the network usage configuration to be viewed and click the Edit icon.
  3. The Network Usage Configuration Details page is displayed. The following options are displayed.
    • Overview: Helps you to view the Network Usage configuration details. You can view the date and time when the configuration was created, Configuration Name, Updated On, Billing Start Date, Number Of Days, Wi-Fi Daily Usage Limit, Mobile Data Plan, and Alert Notifications. The page also shows the recently added devices to a particular configuration. To view the devices added to the particular configuration, click Show all.
    • Edit: Helps you to edit the Network Usage configuration details and assign the default configurations if required.

Editing Data Usage Configuration

The Edit tab includes Edit details and Devices.

  • Edit details: Lets you edit the Network Usage configuration.
  • Devices: Lets you view the number of devices to which the Network Usage configuration has been applied.

To edit the network usage configuration details and apply it to the devices, follow these steps:

  1. Log on to the Seqrite mSuite console and in the left pane, click Profiles > Configurations.
  2. On the Configurations page, select the network usage configuration to be edited and click the Edit icon > Edit tab > Edit details. You can edit the configuration details such as Configuration Name, Mobile Data settings, and Wi-Fi data settings.
  3. Click the Devices section and then click Apply configuration to device. The Apply configuration to device page is displayed, which consists of the list of the devices added on the Seqrite mSuite console.
  4. Select the devices to which you want to apply the Network Usage configuration and click Apply.
  5. The network usage configuration is edited and applied to the devices successfully.
    • To remove the Network Usage configuration from the devices, go to Devices section and select the check box available in front of the devices name and click Remove.

Deleting Data Usage Configurations

The Default anti-theft and Web security configurations cannot be deleted. The customized configurations can be deleted. The customized Wi-Fi, schedule scan, Network Data Usage configurations can be deleted if those configurations are not applied to any devices.

To delete any customized configurations, follow these steps:

  1. Log on to the Seqrite mSuite console and in the left pane, click Profiles > Configurations.

  2. On the Configurations page, select the configurations which are not applied to any devices.

    • To delete multiple configurations in a single instance, follow these steps:

      • On Configurations list page, select the check boxes in front of the configuration names which are to be deleted. The With selected option is displayed.
      • From the With selected list, select Delete and then click Submit.
      • On confirmation dialog box, click OK.
    • To delete a single configuration, follow these steps:

      • On Configurations list page, select the configuration which is to be deleted and click the Delete icon available in the Action column.
      • On the confirmation dialog box, click OK.
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