Mountain Lion 201 Certification

Mountain Lion 201 Certification

Mountain Lion 201: Mac OS X Server Essentials 10.8 - In this course, desk-specialists, technical coordinators and entry-level system administrators gain the knowledge and tools necessary to implement and deploy a Mac Mountain Lion OS X 10.8 Server-based system. Server features, functionality, service configurations, monitoring and troubleshooting methodology, and file access are the primary areas of focus within this course. Case studies are used to teach the content.

Students should ideally be familiar with working with the OS X in a network environment, and have basic OS X troubleshooting experience.

Duration : Full day course (3 days, 8hours each)

The Mac OS X Server Essentials 10.8 course outline is comprehensively shown below.

Lesson 1: Configuring and Monitoring OS X Server

Installing OS X Server, Providing DNS, Exploring the Server App, Configuring SSL, Using Status and Notifications, Backing Up Mountain Lion Server

Lesson 2: Configuring Accounts

Managing Local Accounts, Configuring Open Directory services, Managing Local Network Accounts

Lesson 3: Managing Devices with Configuration Profiles

Configuring OS X Server to Provide Device Management, Managing with Profile Manager

Lesson 4: Providing File Services

Providing File Sharing Services, Understanding File Access

Lesson 5: Implementing Deployment Solutions

Leveraging NetInstall, Implementing Software Update Service

Lesson 6: Providing Network Services

Hosting Backups with the Network Time Machine Service, Providing Security via the VPN Service, Providing DHCP Service, Hosting Websites

Lesson 7: Using Collaborative Services

Providing Mail Services, Configuring the Wiki Service, Implementing Calendar Service, Providing Messages Service, Configuring Contacts Service

If you have any questions about the Mac OS X Server Essentials 10.8 course duration or content, contact us today.