macOS Server Essentials 5.0 - Auckland

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10/12 Minnie St

12 Minnie Street


Auckland, Auckland 1021

New Zealand

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macOS Server Essentials 5.0

Apple Certified Trainer

3 days of Professional Training.

macOS Server for Sierra is designed to give technical coordinators and entry-level system administrators the skills, tools, and knowledge to implement and maintain a network that uses macOS Server.You learn how to install and configure macOS Server to provide network-based services, such as file sharing, authentication, and printing. Tools for efficiently managing and deploying macOS and software updates are also covered. The course is a combination of lectures and hands-on case study exercises that provide practical real-world experience.

The course will cover

¥ The features and functionality of macOS Server 5

¥ Install macOS Sierra & macOS Server

¥ How to configure essential services on macOS Server 5

¥ How to use macOS Server tools to monitor and troubleshoot services

¥ Effective use of macOS Server to manage a small network of Mac computers and users.

Course Outline 1 Configuring and Monitoring macOS Server

¥ Install macOS Server

¥ Providing DNS

¥ Exploring the Server app

¥ Configuring SSL certificates

¥ Using status and notifications

¥ Backing up macOS Server

2 Configuring Accounts

¥ Managing local accounts

¥ Configuring Open Directory services

¥ Managing local network accounts

3 Managing Devices with Configuration Profiles

¥ Configuring macOS Server to provide device management

¥ Managing with Profile Manager

4 Providing File Services

¥ Providing file sharing services

¥ Understanding file access

5 Implementing Deployment Solutions

¥ Leveraging NetInstall

¥ Caching content from Apple

¥ Implementing Software Update Service

6 Providing Network Services

¥ Offering Time Machine network backup

¥ Providing security via the VPN service

¥ Providing DHCP Service

¥ Hosting websites

7 Using Collaborative Services

¥ Providing Mail Service

¥ Configuring the Wiki Service

¥ Implementing Calendar Service

¥ Providing Messages Service

¥ Managing Contacts Service

Who should attend

¥ Help desk staff

¥ Technical coordinators

¥ Service technicians

¥ Entry-level system administrators who implement and maintain networks using macOS Server


¥ Understanding of macOS

¥ Experience with macOS in a network environment

¥ Basic macOS troubleshooting experience or completion of an macOS Support Essentials course.

What's Provided

Two MacBooks are provided for your use in the classroom for the duration of the course.

A copy of the macOS Server 5.0 Essentials - Apple Pro Training Series: Using and Supporting macOS Server on El Capitan guide.

Morning tea and Lunch are provided.

Additional Information There is no Apple Exam for the Server 5 course.

4 spaces available*

* Classes are unconfirmed until minimum attendee numbers have been met.

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