Tiny Deathstars of Foulness

As promised, here are my slides from MacSysAdmin 2018. If you were there, hope you enjoyed it. If not, hope it makes sense!


October 2nd, 2018

Posted In: Mac OS X, Mac OS X Server

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The videos from the MacADUK sessions are now available on the Internets! Including such great sessions as “What’s New With Managing macOS and iOS” from Marko Jung, “Something something commercial, something something open source” from Graham Gilbert, “Desired State Management Through Automation with Jamf Pro” from John Kitzmiller, “Advanced Mac Software Deployment and Configuration – Just Make it Work” from Tim Sutton, “Securing the Managed Environment – you, me, and everybody” from Pepijn Bruienne, “Munki and Patch. A Comparison” from Ben Toms & James Ridsdale, “Locking down macOS without Locking Up Users (The Sequel)” from Samuel Keeley. Totes fun! Watch them at

March 28th, 2017

Posted In: Mac OS X, Mac OS X Server, Mac Security

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Last week, I gave a presentation on criteria for evaluating partners, managing revenue streams and partner channel programs. The presentation, given on May 4th, is available below. Screen Shot 2016-05-09 at 3.26.00 PM The file is ACES_Partners  

May 12th, 2016

Posted In: Active Directory, Apple Configurator, Bushel

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There are a lot of folks looking to upgrade Tiger OD to Leopard OD.  Here’s a presentation that Zack Smith, Schoun and I did at MacWorld where we cover the details of doing this type of migration.  Hope it helps! Presentation from MacWorld

July 7th, 2008

Posted In: Mac OS X Server, public speaking

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