Category Archives: Mac OS X

Ruckus Wireless network installation

The use of wireless networks has massively increased over the years. Many staff are permanently connected with their laptops and will now often have an iPhone and/or iPad. Previously it might have been ok to use a fairly cheap wireless … Continue reading

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Apple Mac IT Recruitment London

What is it your looking for? I wonder how many businesses out there end up employing Apple Mac engineers when they really only needed someone on hand when they need them. Of course to find a person like this must … Continue reading

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Mac OS X Server Backup with Presstore

For a while now I have been using Archiware’s Presstore backup software for Mac OS X Server. By comparison to Retrospect it does not look as feature rich and is much more expensive but my view is that Presstore is … Continue reading

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Mac OS X Lion Downgrading

Apple has made the upgrade process is so easy and so cheap that many did so without realising there may be problems with their existing setups. This biggest problem is that there is not enough of a warning that Apple … Continue reading

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New MacMini Server running Lion with Promise Thunderbolt RAID

So today for a small London Photography client I setup a new MacMini Server with Lion Server (Mac OS 10.7 Server). It was my first install on this server and first impressions are to reject the changes Apple have made … Continue reading

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Mac Support all over London

Recently I have been all over London working for a few Design and Publishing companies that need help and support with their Apple Mac computers. Most recently working in Hoxton, Hackney, Fulham, West Kensington, Hammersmith, Chiswick, Islington, Chelsea and Guildford. … Continue reading

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Apple Mac Spending Plan

I just completed a 4 year IT Spending plan for a design company using Apple Macs. It is made difficult because Adobe and Apple do not release a roadmap, you can only really guess based on previous experience as to … Continue reading

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Using Mac OS X Open Directory

Apple’s OS X Server has a directory service that stores your organisations Usernames, Passwords, Computer Information, Security Access Information and can be further extended to provide authentication for Kerio Connect mail server. With Open Directory you have one secure central … Continue reading

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Mac Server Upgrades Out of Hours !

Mac Server Updates Out of Hours ! Upgrading a Mac Server should be done with care and when you have enough time to deal with any problems as a result. As a Mac Engineer when my London clients need a … Continue reading

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Mac Updates cause me problems in London

Mac Updates cause me problems in London Today I ran some updates on some servers. Two updates caused me problems: Kerio Connect Mail Server 7.2 After running the update I ran some tests and noticed that some email aliases were … Continue reading

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