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Apple - Mac OS X Server Essentials

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3 Days

18 CPD hours

About this course

This course is designed for help desk specialists, technical coordinators, and entrylevel
system administrators who implement and maintain networks using OS X


Give technical coordinators and entry-level system administrators the skills, tools, and knowledge to implement and maintain a network that uses OS X Server. Learn how to install and configure OS X Server to provide network-based services.

Installing and Configuring OS X Server
  • Installation, initial configuration, server administration tools, and troubleshooting
    installation issues.
Authenticating and Authorizing Accounts
  • Creating and administering accounts, configuring service access controls (SACLs),
    configuring VPN service, and troubleshooting
Using Open Directory
  • Configuring Open Directory, single sign-on, backing up directory data,
    troubleshooting Open Directory.
Managing Accounts
  • Using Profile Manager to manage devices, troubleshooting Profile Manager.
Implementing Deployment Solutions
  • Configuring and troubleshooting NetBoot/Network Install to deploy OS X.
Using File Sharing
  • Configuring and troubleshooting Apple File Service, share points for Windows
    users, WebDAV access for mobile devices, providing Time Machine network
Managing Web Services
  • Hosting multiple web sites on a single server.
Using Collaborative Services
  • Setting up and configuring wikis and blogs, providing iChat and iCal services to
    assist people working together, and configuring Address Book service to share
    contact information amongst multiple computers, providing mail services.
  • Students can take the OS X Server Essentials 10.7 exam - one of two exams
    required for Apple Certified Technical Coordinator (ACTC) 10.7 certification.
Additional course details:

Nexus Humans Apple - Mac OS X Server Essentials training program is a workshop that presents an invigorating mix of sessions, lessons, and masterclasses meticulously crafted to propel your learning expedition forward.

This immersive bootcamp-style experience boasts interactive lectures, hands-on labs, and collaborative hackathons, all strategically designed to fortify fundamental concepts.

Guided by seasoned coaches, each session offers priceless insights and practical skills crucial for honing your expertise. Whether you're stepping into the realm of professional skills or a seasoned professional, this comprehensive course ensures you're equipped with the knowledge and prowess necessary for success.

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Additionally, private sessions, closed classes or dedicated events are available both live online and at our training centres in Dublin and London, as well as at your offices anywhere in the UK, Ireland or across EMEA.

Training Insurance Included!

When you organise training, we understand that there is a risk that some people may fall ill, become unavailable. To mitigate the risk we include training insurance for each delegate enrolled on our public schedule, they are welcome to sit on the same Public class within 6 months at no charge, if the case arises.

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