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Understanding File Permissions on Mac

Learn about how file permissions are represented, added, and removed on Mac in this post.

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Choosing Your MacStadium Data Center Location

MacStadium has data centers in Atlanta, Las Vegas, Silicon Valley and Dublin, Ireland. Learn about latency and how it may play into your choice of a data center location with MacStadium.

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Get Started with DevSecOps for iOS and macOS

DevSecOps integrates security into the full software development lifecycle to better lock down potential attack vectors and to avoid catastrophe.

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3 Pitfalls in iOS CI Pipeline Design and How to Avoid Them

Contemplating switching from static to ephemeral, or using a hybrid model? We’ve got three pitfalls to avoid and an eBook with questions to help make your dream iOS CI pipeline a reality.

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Automating macOS Server Configuration with Ansible

Ansible is a lightweight configuration solution that requires only two things of the target servers it configures. We’re walking through Jeff Geerling’s Ansible playbook on the blog to show you how Ansible can benefit you.

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Say "Hello" to iOS App Clips

iOS 14 has a brand new feature called App Clips. Get ready to explore this new, mini-versions of iOS apps as we explore what you can expect from these cool new tools.

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Automation 101: Introduction to Ansible

Automation 101: Introduction to Ansible

If you’re looking to get started with Ansible, you’ve come to the right place! We’re diving into automation with Ansible for the introductory blog post.

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Intro to Chef: Configuration and Automation Tool for Mac VMs

Jump into part one of our Chef series, where we introduce some concepts and ideas for beginners and discuss the latest update to the Chef training materials.

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Starting an Ephemeral VM Pipeline using macOS

Starting an Ephemeral VM Pipeline using macOS

As Dev and Ops teams combine to DevOps teams, ephemeral builds become a bigger pain point - don’t worry, we’ll walk you through the how-tos with Orka.

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