Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Mar 17, 2017
Duration
1h 59m
Description

Being able to support Mac users is a great way to expand your professional skill set and improve your career opportunities. In this course, macOS X Support: Data Management, you'll gain essential knowledge on how the system organizes its files and folders, the types of system resources available and their purpose, how to take full advantage of the search technology, and how to efficiently protect data with the Time Machine backup solution. By the end of this course, you'll have the skills and knowledge required to support Mac users with regard to the topics covered here. This course is the fourth of a series of courses to help you prepare for the Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP) examination.

About the author
About the author

Herta is an independent Consultant working in software localization, web technologies, online marketing and course authoring. She is mostly dedicated to authoring courses with Pluralsight, but she also works as a localization consultant for SDL International and is part of the Google Linguistic and Localization Team, where she is assigned to localize Google products and software.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi, welcome to my course: Mac OS X Support: Data Management. My name is Herta Nava, I am an IT and localization consultant, and also a certified Apple support professional, and a very enthusiastic author at Pluralsight. Developing skills to support Mac users will enhance your professional opportunities as a service technician, technical coordinator, or as an advanced user. On the other hand, this course is the fourth in a series of courses that help you prepare to take the examination to become an Apple Certified Support Professional. The Apple training and certification program is a very important path you would want to pursue, because it will keep you at the forefront of the Apple technology, and it will help you stand out from the crowd. In this course, we are going to see everything related to data management in a Mac with the OS X operating system or later. The major topics that we will cover include: files and folders, the system resources available in Mac, file system metadata and search, and how to make the most of the time machine backups. By the end of this course, you will have the skills and knowledge required to support Mac users with regard to these topics. Before beginning the course, it will be very recommended to take or have taken the previous courses in this series, which you will find here in the Pluralsight library. Please join me on this journey to learn all about data management in Mac with this course right here at Pluralsight.