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MacEnterprise.org NetRestore and ASR Webcast

The MacEnterprise.org group will be presenting a Webcast on NetRestore and ASR on Tuesday, August 16 at 1:00 pm EDT. Mike Bombich, an Apple Systems Engineer and author of many popular Mac tools, including NetRestore, will be presenting.

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Hopping on the Widget Bandwagon…

We’re all having fun with Dashboard widgets, right? If nothing else it’s a useful way to try and convince ourselves that we all need 30″ displays just for all the new informational widgets we have now…

So, just to keep up with all the rest, the new AFP548.com RSS widget

See, told you Dashboard was useful!

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MacEnterprise.org iPods in Education Webcast

The MacEnterprise.org group will be presenting a Webcast on iPods in Education on Tuesday, April 26 at 1:00 pm EDT. Representatives from two higher education institutions will each present on their own innovative and highly regarded iPod integrations.

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MacEnterprise.org Streaming Solutions Webcast

The MacEnterprise.org group will be presenting a Webcast on Enterprise Streaming Solutions on Tuesday, March 15 at 1:00 pm EDT. George Cook, a Consulting Engineer at Apple and Stephen Tonna, QuickTime Streaming Product Manager at Apple, will be presenting.

Streaming video is ideal for sharing rich media content, publishing lectures, and accessing educational programming, and it can make important school events accessible to the community, such as sporting events and commencement. After an update on QuickTime and MPEG-4 from Stephen Tonna, George will delve into specific scenarios for both live streaming and video-on-demand. Tune into this webcast to learn about the latest video streaming tools and techniques.

For more information on how to watch this Webcast, please visit the MacEnterprise.org website:

http://macenterprise.org/webcasts

The broadcast ID needed to view the webcast is ‘macenterprise‘.

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MacEnterprise.org Wisconsin DATN Webcast

The MacEnterprise.org group will be presenting a Webcast on the Digital Academic Television Network at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on Tuesday, January 18 at 1:00 pm EDT.

This Webcast will discuss how the University of Wisconsin-Madison deployed an IP-based live television broadcast system using QuickTime technologies, replacing an aging campus coaxial cable system. The Digital Academic Television Network (DATN, and pronounced “Dayton”) currently makes a dozen local television channels, as well as specialty campus content, available on the university network. Future plans, such as a transition to the new H.264 video codec and expansion to 77 local channels, will be discussed. More information about DATN is available from http://datn.wisc.edu/about/

For more information on how to watch this WebCast, please visit the MacEnterprise.org website:

http://macenterprise.org/

The broadcast ID needed to view the webcast is ‘macenterprise’!!

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MacEnterprise.org Wireless Security Webcast

The MacEnterprise.org (formerly MacOSXLabs.org) group will be presenting a Wireless Security Webcast on Tuesday, October 26 at 1:00 pm EDT. Tommy Hann, a Senior Consulting Engineer at Apple, will be presenting on wireless security standards and how to leverage them in Panther.

For the case study we have Terry Simons from the University of Utah presenting on his experience in deploying an 802.1X network on his campus, including authentication and other commonly overlooked issues.

For more information on how to watch this WebCast, please visit the MacEnterprise.org website:

http://macenterprise.org/

Note that the broadcast ID needed to view the webcast has changed to ‘macenterprise‘!!

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Mail Server Shootout – Call for Entries Now Closed

I’ve got a solid list of 10 mail servers, so give me a bit to put together the review…

I’m hoping to put together a fairly lengthy review of mail servers available for OS X Server and I want to make sure I don’t miss any. Read on for what I’m going to compare.

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[ANN] MacEnterprise.org \”FileWave\” WebCast

The MacEnterprise.org (formerly MacOSXLabs.org) group will be presenting a “FileWave” WebCast on Tuesday, August 17 at 1:00 pm EDT. Ben Forsyth, Head of Development and Technology at FileWave (USA), Inc., will be presenting “FileWave” – a powerful software deployment and management solution, and “Asset Trustee”, a hardware and software gathering and reporting solution.

For the case study we have Brent Hayward, the Information Systems Manager for the Urbandale Community School District in Urbandale, Iowa presenting how he manages a Mac OS X deployment seamlessly using FileWave to distribute/upgrade system or application software to any computer without user intervention.

For more information on how to watch this WebCast, please visit the MacEnterprise.org webcast web page.

– Justin Elliott
macenterprise.org WebCast Coordinator & Co-Chair

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AFP548 Crusies Past 100,000 Hits in Only 20 Days

In the wee hours of the morning today the new AFP548.com passed the 100,000 hit mark. That’s 100,000 hits from over 14,000 unique visitors on the 20th day since the redesign.

Thanks!
The AFP548.com staff

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Procmail on Panther Server

For those of us who either don’t want to use sieve, or haven’t been able to make it work properly–despite Mr. Rennich’s best efforts to help–setting up procmail filtering is not too difficult.

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