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The 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

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

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

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The (formerly 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 website:

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] \”FileWave\” WebCast

The (formerly 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 webcast web page.

– Justin Elliott 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 passed the 100,000 hit mark. That’s 100,000 hits from over 14,000 unique visitors on the 20th day since the redesign.

The 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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We don\’t need no stinking blogs!

A little clarification on what the new site is all about

Cue the music, grab another drink and let me bring out the soapbox. I’m nailing a manifesto on the wall.

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Script Archive

I’ve shown you mine, now show me yours!

Add your own scripts to the script archive in the Downloads section.

If it’s helped you out, it deals with OS X Server, and you’d like to share, please drop it off.

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Logging in

I have imported all of the former bbs usernames into the new system. So, if you had a login for the bbs you should be able to login with the same name and password here on the new site.

If you can’t login, but think you should be able too, drop me a line and I can reset your user record.

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AFP548 is now in syndication

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