Android APIs
Added in API level 8

Provides device administration features at the system level, allowing you to create security-aware applications that are useful in enterprise settings, in which IT professionals require rich control over employee devices.

For more information, see the Device Administration guide.


DeviceAdminInfo This class is used to specify meta information of a device administrator component. 
DeviceAdminReceiver Base class for implementing a device administration component. 
DevicePolicyManager Public interface for managing policies enforced on a device. 
SystemUpdatePolicy A class that represents a local system update policy set by the device owner.