MacStadium Blog

iPad

Work with macOS on an iPad or iPhone

March 15, 2021
March 6, 2017

As iOS becomes more powerful, and screens get larger and larger, many people are traveling with just an iPhone or iPad.

Dublin Tech Summit

MacStadium Travels to Dublin Tech Summit

March 15, 2021
February 9, 2017

For our first big event of 2017, MacStadium is heading to Dublin, Ireland for the inaugural Dublin Tech Summit.

Git

How to Add iCloud as a Git Repo

March 15, 2021
December 28, 2016

What if you could use Apple's iCloud to store a local copy of your code and have it available on any of your Apple devices as well? This is certainly possible.

Mac Pro Rack

Partner with MacStadium for Mac CI hosting

March 15, 2021
December 8, 2016

Over the last year, MacStadium has seen tremendous growth by offering Mac servers for development and continuous integration.

Mac Pro Rack

We now offer instant activation on Mac Pros

March 15, 2021
December 6, 2016

We are now staging Mac Pros for instant activation. We keep our most popular configurations ready to go so you can sign up and get started right away.

Credit Card Fraud Protection

Credit Card Fraud Protection at MacStadium

March 15, 2021
December 2, 2016

In case your transaction is flagged by our system, quickly get up and running at MacStadium.

MacStadium Help Site

A New Help Portal for MacStadium Customers

March 15, 2021
November 10, 2016

Today, we're releasing a new dedicated Help portal with built-in search for our customers and others new to Mac hosting.

MacStadium in Ireland

Partnering with the IDA in Ireland to Reach a Global Audience

March 15, 2021
November 8, 2016

Behind-the-scenes details and talk about what it means to be the first enterprise-class, growth-friendly Mac hosting provider in EMEA.

Stacks of minis

Be notified when MacStadium offers a promotion

March 15, 2021
October 28, 2016

From time to time, MacStadium will offer special promotions and coupon codes for new customers to sign up and try our service.

Bjango

Monitor your Mac servers with iStat from Bjango

March 15, 2021
October 25, 2016

Bjango is a well respected and long time developer for great Mac and iOS apps. They have released new apps that will help you monitor your remote servers from your Mac or iOS devices.

VPN Server

Setup a VPN server with macOS Sierra server 10.12

March 15, 2021
October 24, 2016

We have a lot of customers who use their Mac mini as a VPN server. This works great when you need an IP address in the US, or a secure internet connection on the road.

From OS X to macOS

Upgrade from OS X 10.11 El Capitan to macOS 10.12 Sierra Best Practices

March 15, 2021
October 6, 2016

While there are many brave souls who updated to macOS 10.12 Sierra immediately, we're sure many of you were waiting for the all clear.

Mac candle

Super sniffer test of the "New Mac" candle

March 15, 2021
October 5, 2016

The “New Mac Candle” is a hand-poured soy wax candle that is supposed to mimic the new Mac smell. We ordered one right away so we could put it to the test with our expert sniffers.

iOS 10

iOS 10 brings simple setup with macOS Server

March 15, 2021
September 13, 2016

This update brings all sorts of upgrades and features, but there is one particular that is quite useful if you are running a Mac server to host your mail, notes, calendars and other features in macOS Server.

iPad Settings

How to setup a Mac Server as an MDM using Profile Manager

March 15, 2021
September 8, 2016

This tutorial will introduce you to Apple’s very own MDM solution, called Profile Manager. Profile Manager provides an impressive feature set, is easy to use, rather stable and — above all — very affordable.

Resilio

Setup a file server with Resilio on a Mac mini

March 15, 2021
August 15, 2016

Resilio Sync is a power application that lets you run your own file syncing server. It has many of the powerful features found in Dropbox, but it runs on your own hardware.

US West - Las Vegas

Mac Hosting in Europe and US West

March 15, 2021
August 9, 2016

In an effort to better serve customers around the world, we’re happy to announce that you can now host Mac minis and Mac Pros in multiple locations around the globe.

SSH

How to Enable SSH in the VMware ESXi Embedded Host Client

March 15, 2021
August 9, 2016

A few customers have asked about this now that we’re provisioning more Mac servers with ESXi 6.0 U2. Rather than have you wait for a support ticket, you can take care of it yourself with the following guide.

OS X Virtual Machine

Bug Fix: Deploying OSX VMs to a Single ESXi Host via Embedded Host Client

March 15, 2021
July 13, 2016

Thanks to one of our customers, we recently discovered an issue with the VMware ESXi host client that has the potential to affect many MacStadium users.

Mac minis

MacStadium and Macminicolo

March 15, 2021
April 6, 2016

2016 is already full of excitement for our team at MacStadium. Read on for the highlights about our growth, new funding, and acquisition of Macminicolo.

ARP Fix Status

How to Apply the ARP-Fix for Colocated Macs

March 15, 2021
March 3, 2016

"Why do I have constant issues connecting to my colocated Mac running OS X?" This question doesn't come up often, but it’s worth sharing the most likely answer and how to fix the issue permanently.