Knox Platform for Enterprise

Samsung's Knox Platform for Enterprise (KPE) brings defense-grade security on the most popular consumer devices to all enterprises.

The Knox Platform provides best-in-class hardware-based security, policy management, and compliance capabilities beyond the standard features commonplace in the mobile device market. The Knox Platform is the cornerstone of a strong mobile security strategy supporting a wide variety of Samsung devices.


This document is intended for:

  • System Security Architects — Understand how Knox works, and learn more about what sets Knox apart.
  • IT Admins — Manage Knox licenses, deploy Knox devices, and set up Android Enterprise work profile in the enterprise.

Try the solution

Use the Knox Platform to deploy Knox devices while providing best-in-class hardware-based security, policy management, and compliance capabilities


Minimum requirements

There are only a few requirements you need to meet to take advantage of the Knox Platform for Enterprise:

  1. An MDM and a Samsung device that is compatible with Knox Platform for Enterprise.
    • Knox Platform for Enterprise is supported on select Samsung Android Devices. Contact your operator to verify that your devices are compatible.
    • Our MDM partners support many Knox features and comprehensive policy levels.
  2. A valid Knox License.
  3. A Samsung Knox portal account (optional). This allows you to manage your license keys, submit support tickets and access other Knox related assets.

Recommended Knox solutions

  1. If you don't have an MDM, consider Knox Manage, which is a cross-platform, cloud-based device management solution.
  2. If you would like to bulk enroll devices into your MDM, sign up for the free Knox Mobile Enrollment service.

About KPE

To learn more about Samsung Knox Platform for Enterprise, go to the Knox Whitepapers.