Episode 119: Roundtable: How Do You Stay In The Know?
Charles, Tom and Marcus talk about just how you stay on top of everything that’s happening in the Mac Admins World at any given point.
- Tom Bridge, Partner, Technolutionary LLC [@tbridge]
- Marcus Ransom, Senior Apple Systems Engineer, CompNow [@marcusransom]
- Charles Edge, Director of Marketplace, Jamf [@cedge318]
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Links & Notes
We’re currently thinking about what you might consider the next season of the podcast. So we’d like to make a call for guests. We’re looking for some individuals that have some solid setups, great experiences to share, tips, or tricks for the following:
- Regression testing
- Migrating to or from directory services
- Great Self Service or Managed Software Center configurations
- Providing a great experience for coworkers or students with learning disabilities
- Device Trust stories
- Integration with service desk solutions (e.g. Jira Service Desk, Freshworks, etc)
- Migrating between MDMs
- Xprotect scripting
- Device refresh techniques
- Getting started with autopkg (and daisy chaining the build train)
- International VPP and DEP
- Inhouse app distribution when working with a third party developer
- NoMAD Login Window
- Managed App Config
- Device Management tools from the OS 9 era
If you’re interested hit one of us up directly in Slack. We’d love to hear some new voices!
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