Weekly News Summary for Admins — 2022-01-14

Happy New Year!

With Christmas Day, Boxing Day, and New Year’s Day on week-ends, this was not a good season for employees. However, it did turn out to be a long break for people who write their newsletters on Fridays. After what seems like forever, the Scripting OS X News Summary is back, ready for whatever 2022 might bring for Apple admins.

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Apple is also back from vacation. We got the third round of beta releases for macOS 12.2 and iOS 15.3 and siblings.

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News and Opinion

MacAdmins on Twitter

  • Andrew MacKenzie: “My life be like for thething in this that theotherthing ; do Installomator.sh $thething ; done
  • William Smith: “For Jamf customers who are still running their Jamf Pro servers on Macs, March 2022 is the tentative date to retire support for this installer. Reach out to Jamf Support for information about migrating to Jamf Cloud or another server platform.”

Security and Privacy

Support and HowTos

Scripting and Automation

Apple Support

Updates and Releases

To Watch

To Listen

Just for Fun


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