Episode 160: Jason Dettbarn from Addigy

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Jason Dettbarn from Addigy joins the pod to discuss Apple Device Management for IT Pros, MSP tools, and MDM Live with Tom, Charles, & Marcus.

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MacDevOpsYVR 2020SFU Harbour Centre Vancouver, Canada10-12 June 2020
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Episode 159: Erin Merchant

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Erin Merchant joins the pod to discuss remote work, consulting, and vendors with Tom and Charles

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Mac Admins ConferencePenn Stater Conference Center, State College, PA21-24 July 2020
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Episode 158: Bradley Chambers and Apple @ Work

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Bradley Chambers from 9to5Mac joins Tom and Marcus to talk about the new Apple at Work podcast

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  • Tom Bridge, Partner, Technolutionary LLC [@tbridge777]
  • Marcus Ransom, Technical Delivery Manager, CompNow [@marcusransom]

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MacDevOpsYVR 2020SFU Harbour Centre Vancouver, Canada10-12 June 2020
Mac Admins ConferencePenn Stater Conference Center, State College, PA21-24 July 2020
MacSysAdmin 2020Gothenburg, Sweden6-9 October 2020
JNUC 2020Hilton San Diego Bayfront29 September – 1 October 2020
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Univ of Utah MacAdminsUniv of Utah, Marriott Library, 1705a Classroom18 March 2020, 11:00 a.m. MT
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Episode 157: Justin Esgar and ACEs

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Justin Esgar joins the pod to discuss the world of consulting and what it takes to run a conference.

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Mac Admins ConferencePenn Stater Conference Center, State College, PA21-24 July 2020
MacSysAdmin 2020Gothenburg, Sweden6-9 October 2020
JNUC 2020Hilton San Diego Bayfront29 September – 1 October 2020
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Episode 156: Tania Dastres from Seek

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Tania joins the pod to talk about solving problems and /jamf, a Slack app to simplify Mac lookups and troubleshooting.

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MacDevOpsYVR 2020SFU Harbour Centre Vancouver, Canada10-12 June 2020
Mac Admins ConferencePenn Stater Conference Center, State College, PA21-24 July 2020
MacSysAdmin 2020Gothenburg, Sweden6-9 October 2020
JNUC 2020Hilton San Diego Bayfront29 September – 1 October 2020
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Episode 155: Aaron Freimark of GroundControl

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Aaron joins the pod to talk about GroundControl, an enterprise-grade solution that allows you to Provision, Automate & Secure iOS Devices at Any Scale!

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Mac Admins ConferencePenn Stater Conference Center, State College, PA21-24 July 2020Registration opens in March
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Episode 149: Ceremony

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Alexis Bridoux from Amaris joins Tom and Charles to talk about Ceremony, a new first-launch application for deployment tools!

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  • Tom Bridge, Partner, Technolutionary LLC [@tbridge777]
  • Charles Edge, Director of Marketplace, Jamf [@cedge318]

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Ceremony

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Episode 148: AutoPkgr with Shawn Honsberger

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Shawn Honsberger from Linde Group joins to talk about AutoPkgr, how the project has grown and changed, and the latest release.

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  • Tom Bridge, Partner, Technolutionary LLC [@tbridge777]
  • Charles Edge, Director of Marketplace, Jamf [@cedge318]
  • Marcus Ransom, Technical Delivery Manager, CompNow [@marcusransom]

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  • Shawn Honsberger, Senior IT Engineer, Linde Group

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Linde Group
AutoPkgr Readme
AutoPkgr Release
AutoPkgr “It’s only mostly dead” announcement
AutoPkgr Wiki
JSSImporter Wiki
AutoPkg Wiki
Cocoa Pods
How Not To Do Bad Things With AutoPkg
Take Vacations with this one weird trick: Documentation!

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Episode 147: Data Analytics & Pretty Pictures 101 with Matt Armstrong

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Matt Armstrong from Jamf brings all the pretty pictures to this week’s episode to talk about connecting management tools with data visualization!

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  • Charles Edge, Director of Marketplace, Jamf [@cedge318]
  • Marcus Ransom, Technical Delivery Manager, CompNow [@marcusransom]

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  • Matt Armstrong, Jamf

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https://splunkbase.splunk.com/app/4729/
Jamf and Domo
Jamf module for PowerBI
Jamf and Grafana
JamfSOS

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Episode 139: So, Anything Happening?

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Everything’s happening all at once, so we’re getting together for a roundtable pod to talk about the state of play.

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  • Tom Bridge, Partner, Technolutionary LLC [@tbridge777]
  • Charles Edge, Director of Marketplace, Jamf [@cedge318]
  • Marcus Ransom, Technical Delivery Manager, CompNow [@marcusransom]

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Google’s Keystone Problem

Imagr is dead, long live Imagr
Final Imagr Release

Amazon Lambda Task to Sign Profiles

Manipulating the System Policy Database with Profiles Part One
Manipulating the System Policy Database with Profiles Part Two

Jailbreak for iPhones up to the iPhone X

Using Apple SWD Cables, a Twitter thread
What’s JTAG?
DCSD Cables
Vice Magazine: Dev Fused iPhones
Buy Your Own SWD Cable for the low low price of $800!
Two Canoes is now an MDM vendor
Jamf vulnerability patch 10.15.1 Out on 27 September

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MacTech ConferenceLos Angeles, CA15-18 October 2019$1399 til 14 Oct
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