OS X Yosemite Server Essentials
OS X Yosemite Server Essentials is a three-day course that’s designed to give technical coordinators and entry-level system administrators the skills, tools, and knowledge they need to implement and maintain a network that uses OS X Server for Yosemite. Students learn how to install and configure OS X Server to provide network-based services, such as file sharing and web and wikis. Tools for efficiently deploying and managing OS X are also covered. The course is a combination of lectures and hands-on exercises that provide real-world experience.
FEE
$1,798. for non participants.
$1599. for Dataseam Participating Partner Organizations.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
��� Help desk specialists, technical coordinators, and entry-level system administrators who implement and maintain networks using OS X Server
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
• The features and functionality of OS X Server for Yosemite
• How to configure essential services on OS X Server for Yosemite
• How to use OS X Server tools to monitor and troubleshoot services
• Effective use of OS X Server to manage a small network of Mac computers and users
• How to manage access to files and services
• How to prepare for Apple Certified Technical Coordinator (ACTC) 10.10 certification
PREREQUISITES
Students should have the following prerequisite knowledge prior to attending the course:
• Understanding of OS X
• Experience with OS X in a network environment
• Basic OS X troubleshooting experience or completion of the Yosemite 101 course
LOCATION
Hampton Inn Louisville Downtown
101 East Jefferson Street, Louisville, Kentucky, 40202
Course Outline
Part 1: Configuring and Monitoring OS X Server
• Installing OS X Server
• Providing DNS Records
• Exploring the Server App
����������� Configuring SSL Certificates
• Using Status and Notifications
• Backing Up OS X Server
Part 2: Configuring Accounts
• Managing Local Users
• Configuring Open Directory Services
• Managing Local Network Accounts
Part 3: Managing Devices with Configuration Profiles
• Configuring OS X Server to Provide Device Management
• Managing with Profile Manager
Part 4: Sharing Files
• Configuring the File Sharing Service
• Defining File Access
Part 5: Implementing Deployment Solutions
• Leveraging NetInstall
• Caching Content from Apple
• Implementing the Software Update Service
Part 6: Providing Network Services
• Offering Time Machine Network Backup
• Providing Security via the VPN Service
• Providing DHCP
• Hosting Websites
Part 7: Using Collaborative Services
��� Providing Mail Service
• Configuring the Wiki Service
• Implementing the Calendar Service
��� Managing the Contacts Service
• Providing the Messages Service