Weekly News Summary for Admins — 2022-05-06

The month of May is like “advent for Apple fans.” WWDC is looming in a few weeks. Most of the dust from previous system releases has settled. Things have been fixed, or we have gotten used to the workarounds. Anticipation and dread for the next round of releases is rising. Sometimes, Apple even opens a door or two and releases something which didn’t fit in the keynote.


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MacDevOps YVR have announced their speaker line-up for their virtual conference in June, and I am very proud to be among all these amazing speakers. You can still register for the event from June 15–17. You can also order MacDevOpsYVR 2022 t-shirts and hoodies!

Also the dates and location for this year’s Objective by the Sea were announced: It will go from October 3–7, in Spain, near Barcelona.

As always, I keep a list of conferences, their dates and other important links, such as calls for presentation and session video archives from previous conferences on my conferences page.

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  • tlark: “ATTN MDM vendors. Please take a long good look at Munki, it is what IT admin/eng want. We don’t want complex systems that require GUI clicking. We just reduced our level of effort by ripping out third party app deployment/patching from our MDM and deployed Munki in AWS” (Thread)

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