Hands-On macOS User Administration Guide

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  • Learn the fundamentals of macOS system and architecture
  • Install, update, and configure your local macOS system and identify the stages of the startup process
  • Create and manage local user account and set up your customized macOS environment
  • Discover ways to manage your file systems, storage, and permission
  • Practices and techniques to work with apps, networks, and security for your mac system
  • Delve into administration tasks including managing service resources and peripherals
  • Expert tips and practices for becoming an Apple Certified System Professional (ACSP)

This book will be a practical guide for developers to understand the features and tooling in macOS that make it a professional tool for system administrators.

You will understand the basics of system administration and get an in-depth knowledge of monitoring, maintaining, and securing your systems. With practical examples and best practices, you will be able to build a backup infrastructure and virtual private network for your network. Going further, you will learn everything about securing your data and networks by implementing various security strategies. You can apply the concepts learned in the book for Apple's professional certifications like ACSP.

  • Learn everything about macOS Catalina from installation to managing apps and optimizing your environment
  • Understand the basics of system administration and get in-depth knowledge in monitoring, maintaining, and securing your systems.
  • Discover ways to secure your data, backup infrastructure, and make the most of macOS hidden treasures
Page Count 645
Course Length 19 hours 21 minutes
ISBN 9781838643652
Date Of Publication 22 May 2020


Herta Nava

Herta Nava is an Apple Certified Support Professional and a multidisciplinary professional. She has experience with technical training in Web Programming and Graphic Design. Among the most important projects, she has recently participated in is the localization of the Google Cloud Platform, as a member of the Google Linguistic and Localization Team, and she is also a Senior Reviewer for Dell EMC. At the same time, she works as an independent consultant providing support for companies using Mac technologies, implementing open source software such as CRM and CMS, and building eCommerce and other dynamic websites. She has authored 10 online courses for an important eLearning platform, including 8 on Mac Support.