Apple Pro Training Series: OS X Server 5.0 Essentials: Using and Supporting OS X Server on El Capitan (3e) : 9780134434773

Apple Pro Training Series: OS X Server 5.0 Essentials: Using and Supporting OS X Server on El Capitan (3e)

Dreyer & Greisler
 
Edition
 
3
ISBN
 
9780134434773
ISBN 10
 
0134434773
Published
 
23/02/2016
Published by
 
Pearson Higher Ed USA
Pages
 
720
Format
 
Available on demand
 
Title type
Book + Access Code
$95.99
 
 
Title type
 
$66.49
 
 
Description
This is officially-authorised Apple Pro Training Series work is a top-notch primer for anyone who needs to implement, administer, or maintain a network that uses OS X Server on El Capitan. This book provides comprehensive coverage of OS X Server and is part of the Apple Pro Training series—the only Apple-certified books on the market. Designed for help desk specialists, technical coordinators, and entry-level system administrators, this guide teaches you how to install and configure OS X Server on El Capitan to provide network-based services. You’ll also learn to use tools for efficiently managing and deploying OS X Server. In addition to learning key concepts and experiencing hands-on, practical exercises throughout.

This book provides comprehensive coverage of OS X Server and is part of the Apple Pro Training series—the only Apple-certified books on the market. This guide teaches students how to install and configure OS X Server on El Capitan to provide network-based services. They’ll learn to use tools for efficiently managing and deploying OS X Server. You will learn key concepts and experience hands-on, practical exercises.

  • Provides authoritative explanations of OS X Server setup and management on El Capitan
  • Focused lessons take you step by step through practical, real-world exercises
  • Lesson review questions summarise what you learn to prepare you for the Apple certification exam
  • Lesson files available for download
Table of contents
  • About This Guide
  • Configuring and Monitoring OS X Server
  • Lesson 1 Installing OS X Server
  • Lesson 2 Providing DNS Records
  • Lesson 3 Exploring the Server App
  • Lesson 4 Configuring SSL Certificates
  • Lesson 5 Using Status and Notifications
  • Lesson 6 Backing Up OS X Server
  • Configuring Accounts
  • Lesson 7 Configuring Open Directory Services
  • Lesson 8 Managing Users
  • Managing Devices with Configuration Profiles
  • Lesson 9 Configuring OS X Server to
  • Provide Device Management
  • Lesson 10 Managing with Profile Manager
  • Sharing Files
  • Lesson 11 Configuring the File Sharing Service
  • Lesson 12 Defining File Access
  • Implementing Deployment Solutions
  • Lesson 13 Leveraging NetInstall
  • Lesson 14 Caching Content from Apple
  • Lesson 15 Implementing the Software Update Service
  • Providing Network Services
  • Lesson 16 Offering Time Machine Network Backup
  • Lesson 17 Providing Security via the VPN Service
  • Lesson 18 Configuring DHCP
  • Lesson 19 Hosting Websites
  • Using Collaborative Services
  • Lesson 20 Providing Mail Service
  • Lesson 21 Configuring the Wiki Service
  • Lesson 22 Implementing the Calendar Service
  • Lesson 23 Managing the Contacts Service
  • Lesson 24 Providing the Messages Service
  • Using Command Line
  • Lesson 25 Managing OS X Server with the Command-Line Interface
New to this edition
Updated to cover newest features of OS X Server on El Capitan.
Features & benefits
The officially-authorized Apple Pro Training Series work to cover OS X Server on OS X El Capitan.

• Provides authoritative explanations of OS X Server setup and management on El Capitan.
• Focused lessons take students step by step through practical, real-world exercises.
• Lesson review questions summarize what they’ve learned to prepare them for the Apple certification exam.
• Lesson files available for download.
Author biography

Arek Dreyer (Chicago, IL) has been an Apple Certified Trainer since 2002. President of Dreyer Network Consultants Inc. in Chicago, Arek delivers courses and provides training around the world, both in the classroom and at events like the MacIT® Conference and European Macintosh System Administrators Meetings. Arek provides consulting, troubleshooting, and integration services for customers that use iOS devices and Macs in complicated environments.


Ben Greisler (Exton, PA) is the owner and technical lead of Kadimac Corp., a firm specializing in the integration of iOS and OS X into enterprise IT settings. Ben is an Apple Certified Trainer, author, consultant, and lecturer who has served on the Advisory Councils of the Apple Consultants Network and MacIT® Conference. Together Arek and Ben have collaborated to write several titles in the Apple Pro Training Series including OS X Server Essentials 10.9.

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