Apple macOS and iOS System Administration 2022

Learn to install, configure, and automate the maintenance of macOS and iOS devices using modern MDM techniques.
Apple macOS and iOS System Administration 2022
File Size :
6.65 GB
Total length :
10h 20m



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Apple macOS and iOS System Administration 2022

What you’ll learn

You will learn the basics of Apple platform management including hardware troubleshooting, operating system installation, and advanced client management techniq
You will use Mosyle Manager, Apple Configurator, Apple’s VPP and Enrollment Programs to configure and mass deploy Apple devices across the enterprise.
You will learn strategies for managing thousands of iOS and macOS endpoints.
You will use an industry leading MDM solution (Mosyle) to manage the user experience on macOS and iOS devices.

Apple macOS and iOS System Administration 2022


Beginner or intermediate level of experience with iOS and macOS operating systems.
Internet Access
Access to an Apple Macintosh computer that can run macOS Monterey (12) or higher.
Access to an Apple iOS Device such as an iPad or iPhone that can run iOS/iPadOS 15 or higher.


Apple macOS and iOS System Administration 2022 will teach you how to use Apple’s first party software in conjunction with the popular Mosyle MDM (Mobile Device Management) platform to manage iOS and macOS devices easily and efficiently. If you have familiarity with Apple’s operating systems from an end-user perspective but need to manage an organization of macOS or iOS endpoints, this course is for you. This course assumes no experience with system administration on Apple platforms so no prior experience is required.If you are new to system administration or just new to administrating Apple operating systems, this course will introduce you to the basic concepts of managing a handful of devices and scales to how to provide effective support to thousands of devices. The course begins by introducing the basics of Apple hardware and local system management. Tools like Apple Remote Desktop, Screen Time and Apple Configurator are used to demonstrate how to manage a small number of devices.As the course continues, you will be building a cloud-based Mobile Device Management environment using the Mosyle MDM platform. You will learn to configure over-the-air activation and device management for iPhone and iPad endpoints including device restrictions, managed AppleIDs, managed iOS Apps, and more. You will move on to macOS administration and learn to automate software installations, updates, and customize the user experience using configuration profiles.  Once you have completed this computer based training course, you will be fully capable of using macOS, Apple Device Enrollment, and Mosyle MDM to administer hundreds or thousands of endpoints across businesses big and small including the enterprise.*Photo by Dmitry Chernyshov on Unsplash


Section 1: Introduction

Lecture 1 Introduction

Lecture 2 State of Apple Platforms (2022)

Lecture 3 Modern Apple Device Management Overview

Lecture 4 Technical Requirements for this Course

Section 2: iOS Management Basics (iOS 15)

Lecture 5 iPhone & iPad Hardware / Troubleshooting

Lecture 6 iPhone & iPad Battery Management

Lecture 7 iPhone & iPad Storage

Lecture 8 iOS Backup Solutions

Lecture 9 iOS Account Management

Lecture 10 iOS Recovery

Lecture 11 iOS Privacy and Security

Lecture 12 iOS Restrictions

Lecture 13 iOS Device Activation

Lecture 14 iOS Network Management

Lecture 15 iOS Accessibility Features

Lecture 16 Family Sharing – ScreenTime Management

Lecture 17 iPadOS Specific Features

Section 3: Managing iOS Devices with Apple Configurator

Lecture 18 Introduction to Apple Configurator

Lecture 19 Installing Apple Configurator 2

Lecture 20 The Apple Configurator 2 Interface

Lecture 21 iOS Mobile Config Profiles in Apple Configurator

Lecture 22 iOS Asset Management with Apple Configurator

Lecture 23 iOS Device Deployment with Apple Configurator

Lecture 24 iOS Deployment in Single App Mode

Section 4: macOS Management Basics

Lecture 25 Macintosh Hardware – Intel Architecture

Lecture 26 Macintosh Hardware – Apple Silicon

Lecture 27 macOS Recovery (Intel)

Lecture 28 RecoveryOS (Apple Silicon)

Lecture 29 Creating a Bootable USB Drive

Lecture 30 Creating Bootable Installation Media

Section 5: macOS Client Management (macOS 12)

Lecture 31 Introduction to macOS

Lecture 32 Advanced Finder Techniques

Lecture 33 System Preferences

Lecture 34 macOS Utilities

Lecture 35 Introduction to Scripting

Lecture 36 Software Update

Lecture 37 Apple File System

Lecture 38 User Accounts

Lecture 39 File Security & Permissions

Lecture 40 Security & Encryption

Lecture 41 Privacy (Transparency, Consent, and Control)

Lecture 42 Network Authentication

Lecture 43 Network File & Print Integration

Section 6: macOS “Server” Features (macOS 12)

Lecture 44 Screen Sharing for macOS

Lecture 45 File and Printer Sharing using macOS

Lecture 46 Content Caching using macOS

Lecture 47 Apache Web Server in macOS

Section 7: Apple Remote Desktop

Lecture 48 Introduction to Apple Remote Desktop (ARD)

Lecture 49 Configuring macOS Clients for ARD

Lecture 50 Organizing Computers in Lists and Groups

Lecture 51 Apple Remote Desktop User Interface

Lecture 52 Managing Macs with ARD

Lecture 53 Installing Applications Using ARD

Lecture 54 IT Asset Management with ARD

Section 8: Apple Device Enrollment

Lecture 55 Introduction to Device Enrollment

Lecture 56 Device Enrollment Configuration

Lecture 57 Volume Purchase Program

Lecture 58 Adding Devices to Apple Business Manager

Section 9: Mobile Device Management (MDM)

Lecture 59 Introduction to Mobile Device Management

Lecture 60 MDM Configuration

Lecture 61 Adding Devices to an MDM Server

Lecture 62 Configuring BYOD Settings

Lecture 63 Mosyle User Interface Overview

Lecture 64 Endpoint Configuration with Mosyle

Lecture 65 Upload Application Packages to Mosyle

Lecture 66 SSO Login with Kerberos and Mosyle

Section 10: iOS Device Management with Mosyle MDM

Lecture 67 iOS Capstone Assignments

Lecture 68 Assignment 1: iOS BYOD Configuration

Lecture 69 Assignment 1 Solution Review

Lecture 70 Assignment 2: iOS Managed Device Configuration

Lecture 71 Assignment 2 Solution Review

Lecture 72 iOS Device Maintenance

Section 11: macOS Device Management with Mosyle MDM

Lecture 73 macOS Capstone Assignments

Lecture 74 Assignment 1: macOS BYOD Configuration

Lecture 75 Assignment 1 Solution Review

Lecture 76 Assignment 2: macOS Managed Device Configuration

Lecture 77 Assignment 2 Solution Review

Lecture 78 macOS Device Maintenance

Section 12: Extra: AppleTV Device Management with Mosyle MDM

Lecture 79 Adding AppleTVs as Managed Devices

Lecture 80 Deploying AppleTV with Mosyle MDM

Lecture 81 Managing AppleTVs with Mosyle MDM

Section 13: Extra: macOS 13 Ventura

Lecture 82 System Settings

Lecture 83 Name & Host Name

Lecture 84 Login Items

Lecture 85 Erase All Content & Settings

Section 14: Where To Go From Here

Lecture 86 Apple Seed for IT Program

Lecture 87 Mac Admin Community

Lecture 88 Apple Certification

IT Professionals who have to manage some number of Macs or iOS devices.,Windows System Administrators who have to support Apple platforms in their environment.,Home users who have a number of Apple devices to manage and support with-in their household.

Course Information:

Udemy | English | 10h 20m | 6.65 GB
Created by: Automata Technology

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