Pepijn Bruienne is this weeks Master of Ceremonies, with Charles Edge along for the ride. Beside hot-button, buzz-worthy subjects like LA USD’s iPad deployment and BYO(Apple)D, they find time to talk football and the perils of public speaking. Show links: enterprisemac.bruienne.com krypted.com techjournal.318.com Charles’ MacSysAdmin slides, pdf docs.macsysadmin.se/2013/pdf/TechnicalWriting.pdf Pepijn’s PSUMacAdmins […]Read more›
AFP548 has always been about community: like-minded folks found their way to the Apple platform, and some of us even made a career out of supporting “Enterprise at your own risk”(copyright Nate Walck.) After Jody Rodgers got wind of a skunkworks project operating under the pseudonym ‘The Cylinder of Destiny,’ […]Read more›
As a reminder, MacIT is hosting an AFP548 Birds of a Feather gathering . On: Thursday, January 31 From: 7:30pm – 8:30pm (following the MacIT Reception in the Sponsor Showcase) At: Room 3004, Moscone West Hall We hope to see you there and wish everyone safe travels.Read more›
A new FileVault 2 escrow app has been released recently and offers a good alternative to Califlower Vest. The app is called Crypt and it is Graham Gilbert’s baby. Crypt has both a client and a web app (which is django-based). Crypt seems like a great solution if you do […]Read more›
Several people have posted in the forums as well as on the MacE mailing list wondering where Mike Bombich’s Mactips went. When the new website rolled out, some of the old content had been removed by request. Due to how many people asked about the Mactips section, we talked with […]Read more›
Yesterday, Oracle announced that they would be expanding support for OS X with the release of Java 7 update 6. Oracle is now responsible for Java updates for the OS X platform. In the past, Apple had handled distribution of Java updates via Apple Software Updates. Despite Apple having done […]Read more›
The WWDC 2012 AFP548.com reader party is on! GroupLogic has once again agreed to sponsor this awesome shindig. We only have a limited number of tickets for free drinks, so we’ll be announcing a few challenges. First, however, the logistics: Where: Thirsty Bear Brewing Company 661 Howard Street San Francisco, […]Read more›
Aqua Connect is giving away a 20-user license of their server and 20
thin client workstations to an educational institution in order to promote more green computing. Bring along
your own Xserve and you'll have a full lab.
More details and the rules for entry can be found at www.EduGoGreen.com.Read more›
The afp548.com website will be down for a few hours due to a scheduled software update on Feb. 4'th, starting at around 10 AM UTC. If you have any ideas on specific improvements or noticed any outstanding issues from the previous update, leave them here or email them to filipp at mac dot com.
Update: The upgrade will be postponed to Sunday, Feb. 11'th 10 AM UTC. Sorry for the false alarm. :-/Read more›