The Complete Recipe for Managing OS X
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Profile Manager, ARD, and Yosemite Server Barebone Apple management. Out with the old, in with the new. Imaging is dead. Image creation process was repeated for every new Mac model. It was time consuming and on going. New Deployment Open the box Enable Remote Desktop Enroll in Profile Manager Network…
Connect the dots with Docker
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Pepijin Bruienne @bruinne Containers Everything that makes up the application. Contents of the container are irrelevant as long as they fit. Can be moved between systems very easy. Far less wasited resources realitive to virtual machines for each application. Security Always know what you are about to run, don't run…
Managing Macs in the new frontier
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You can't do today's jobs with yesterday's tools and still be in business tomorrow. http://johnkitzmiller.com Enterprise is resistant to Apple, not the other way around. Imaging Imaging is Dead. Computing has moved from desktops to laptops. Imaging stems from a world driven by desktop class computers that never…
Communication
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I suck at Email Email is text based communication that is sent off into the nether and it's whereabouts are certian only when you receive a reply. One of the only legal forms of digital "paperwork" communication most of the time has the same rights as physical mail. A way…
What's new with Munki
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Presented by IT admin from Disney Animation Studios. What is Munki Open source tools to manage software on OS X. Being used worldwide. Runs on any platform with a webserver. Client tools will run on any intel mac. Installs and removes any Apple packages, including system updates. Desired State: Client…
Deploying 1,400 Machines in 3 weeks
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Hosted by school district. Before had ~500 machines. Now have 1 Mac Mini at each site as replacements to Xserves. Must have missed where they talk about the actual deployment. Technologies for Deployment Deploystudio dmg Munki Pkgs Puppet for configurations Still using images for new machines Should be using DEP…
Managing Windows in a Mac World
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#psumac This seems like a Vendor hosted event. Oops.. Deploying Windows Build Master Boot Camp image Haven't done this for a few years Clone Windows image WinClone Creates a pkg that installs bootcamp either on a partition or another hard drive. Can use any pkg installation method, including ARD or…
Administering Office 2016 for Mac
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Presented by William Smith About 2016 For Mac Comming out later this year Office 2010 ending support January 2016 Will likley see one or two service packs, after the second service pack will go into a support hiatice while Microsoft works on the next version. A complete overhaul, re-written in…
Documentation
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Why document To take vacations Printed documentation on gear documentation helps as a teaching tool and memory aid When Might be required by law or policy of workplace Check day to day work process, common tasks If unavailible, can others get the job done To cover unusual situations Disaster recovery…
BSDPy
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Netbooting Without OS X Rewrite intro stuff here, lost it due to Ghost refresh... Docker image https://registry.hub.docker.com/u/bruienne/bsdpy/ Types of Netboot Netboot boot to an OS over the network NetInstall boot to a software installer NetRestore Boot to disk image How does Netboot work…
Apple Workshop
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About Hosted by Apple Engineers from Cupertino. Brett G - Apple US Education Deployment consultation in the microlabs. Will ask about recomended (free?) MDM server, possibly issues with Windows DHCP server and Netboot/Netinstall. Start testing iOS 9 and OSX 10.11. AD integration Printers Scripts Wireless Watch these videos…