tl;dr A Raspberry Pi with a cellular HAT to act as a private internet access point and portable local network. Taking paternity leave for the month of July to introduce our newborn to extended family introduced a lot of hurdles. With all going on in the world not many could be solved with some DIY… Continue reading WiPi – A RaspberryPi Hotspot To Go
Disclaimer I had no part in the development or implementation of this tool. This blog post explores the tool from the perspective of the f/oss tool as it appears on Github for a home lab scenario, and what I've learned from getting it up and running in a said scenario. This guide will use Ubuntu,… Continue reading Nebula – Getting Started
Last year I picked up and left Bellingham to take a CPE role at Slack. I worked out of the Denver office and bit- and now I am back in Bellingham. Slack allowed me to go full time remote (rad) and my wife and I moved back to be close to friends during our next… Continue reading Re: Changes
I am excited to announce that I have accepted a Client Platform Engineer position at Slack . My family will be relocating to Denver CO at the end of January. We are deeply saddened to leave the Pacific Northwest, Bellingham, and the incredible community here, the #Cascadia Macadmins community, and the Apple Admins of Seattle and the Great… Continue reading Ch… ch… changes
With multifactor too! This post will take a high level view of using and MDM (SimpleMDM), JAMF Connect and InstallApplications for "touchless" deployment of macOS. This deployment method uses Munki as the primary tool for package management, and has been in place since the "NoMAD Days." Big assumptions. You are familiar with MDM and the… Continue reading “Touchless” macOS deployment utilizing JAMF Connect and InstallApplications
Aside from a few technical difficulties, it was always a pleasure to present March of this year at LinuxFest Northwest in Bellingham. If you are around, or can make it to Bellingham for a weekend this conference is worth your time!
I am super excited to announce be presenting at LinuxFest Northwest May 6th on "Managing macOS, without macOS(almost)" you can read more about the session here. LinuxFest Northwest is an annual OpenSource event held at Bellingham Technical College. What is LinuxFest Northwest? LFNW features presentations and Exhibits on various F/OSS topics, as well as Linux distributions and… Continue reading LinuxFest Northwest
A quick blog post exploring the quick creation of Multi-Output Audio Devices in El Capitan.
In my previous post I delved into getting a munki repo with ssl client-server cert protecting up and running on a docker host. You can read that here. So the next step I wanted to get up and running next to it was the great tool Munkireport-PHP. More than likely if you are looking into docker as… Continue reading Munkireport-PHP on Docker
This is a stumbling journey of a layman and how he got a proof of concept munki repo secured with ssl on a docker host.